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Driving An Automatic Or Manual Car Around London, The Advantages

Driving An Automatic Or Manual Car Around London

When you’re thinking about purchasing your first car, one of the biggest decisions you need to make is choosing between a manual and automatic transmission vehicle. In this post, we’re going to explain the advantages of both and which you might want to choose if you’re planning to drive around London. Automatic vs manual–what’s the […]

Why Automatic Cars Are Better For New Drivers

Automatic cars have seen a massive increase in popularity in recent years, with more vehicles being manufactured and more people choosing them over manual. With the increased investment in automatic self-driving cars, the rise of the automatic looks set to continue and new drivers are being encouraged to choose them over a manual vehicle. If […]

Are Automatic Driving Lessons More Expensive?

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If you’re at crossroads trying to decide if you want to learn to drive using an automatic or a manual car, this guide will help you make an informed decision. The vast majority of British drivers aged between 16 and 19 learn in a manual car, with only around 40,000 of the 720,000 driving tests […]

Can I Drive An Automatic With A Manual Licence?

Can I Drive An Automatic With A Manual Licence

  Most people in the UK take their driving test in a car with manual gears. But that doesn’t mean that they can only drive manual vehicles; a manual licence allows you to drive automatic vehicles as well. On the other hand, if you pass your test in an automatic car then the examiner hasn’t […]

Manual Or Automatic: Which Is Best For Driving In London And Surrey?

Manual Or Automatic Car

There are advantages and disadvantages to using a manual or an automatic car, and making the choice between the two should come down to the different benefits each bring, your driving style and the area in which you drive. There are differences in driving in the country and driving in the city, so you should […]

Looking For Driving Lessons In Sunbury?

Begin and end your lessons on your doorstep, with Wimbledon Driving School’s network of friendly and professional driving instructors. Wimbledon Driving School can connect you with qualified and experienced instructors in the Sunbury (TW16) area. Our Sunbury driving instructors are approachable and friendly, with the local knowledge required to help you meet your driving goals. […]

Why Automatic Driving Lessons Help You Pass Faster


For many around the world, it remains a mystery why the British car market is dominated by cars with manual gearboxes. The majority of drivers in America, across Asia and Australia now drive an automatic. Their approach removes some of the complexity from driving with three pedals and a complicated shifting mechanism, the stress of […]

ADI Training: The First Steps To Take

Become A Driving Instructor

There are countless benefits to pursuing a career as a driving instructor. You can be your own boss, with flexible working hours and, if you go independent, the chance to set your own rates. You can choose from a wide variety of companies to work for, with the ability to move anywhere in the country. […]

Is It Easier To Learn How To Drive In An Automatic?

When you’re first looking at learning how to drive, it’s normal to feel a little nervous, as well as excited – after all, being in control of something that can cause so much damage when used in the wrong way is a big responsibility. Is it safe However, when safety is taken seriously, there’s no […]

Is It Easier To Do Manoeuvres In An Automatic Car?

With driving tests getting tougher due to recent changes in structure, more and more people are opting to learn in an automatic car as opposed to a manual one; without needing to learn about gear changes or clutch control, many students find that this style of driving is far easier to learn, allowing them to […]