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The driving test: the very words can strike fear into a learner driver's soul, yet we'd all agree that it's an essential part of motoring...
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News: Plans to scrap paper driving licence delayed


The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) has delayed plans to scrap the paper counterpart driving licence on January 1 after concerns that it...
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News: Honda recalls more cars in Britain over exploding...


A deadly fault that causes shrapnel to be fired out of airbags in a crash has claimed its fifth victim and led to the recall of thousands more cars...
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News: Motorists at risk from deadly exploding Takata...


When police were called to the scene of a Florida car crash in late September they found Hien Tran dying from wounds in her neck...
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News: When I tap the dashboard ... you’re about to...


MIRROR, SIGNAL, MANGLED: almost 3,000 learner drivers crashed during their test in the past five years, including three who hit pedestrians.