Congratulation to Fern from Oakehampton who passed her driving test at the 1st [...]
The car practical driving test
So long as you show the standard required, you’ll pass your driving test.
- can drive safely in different road and traffic conditions
- know The Highway Code and can show this through your driving ability
Vehicle safety questions: ‘show me, tell me’
You’ll also be asked one ‘tell me’ question, where you’ll have to explain to the examiner how you’d carry out the check.
If you give the wrong answer for one or both questions, you’ll be marked with one driving fault. You will be able to go through and practice these question. Please click on the link below to review the questions.
Independent driving explained
Independent driving is not a test of your orientation and navigation skills. Your practical driving test will include approximately ten minutes of independent driving. During your test you’ll have to drive independently by either following:
- traffic signs
- a series of directions
- a combination of both