How to stay safe and be confident on and off the road.
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‘We were expecting survival tips – how to live on worms during an M25 jam and so on. But no.’
– Top Gear Magazine
John 'Lofty' Wiseman perfected his driving skills during a 26-year career with the SAS. He has driven all over the world, often under the worst imaginable conditions. Now the author of the bestselling 'SAS SURVIVAL HANDBOOK' has compiled a manual which will give every driver – from the complete beginner to the most experienced – the confidence to drive anywhere safely.
What to look for when buying a car and the art of safe, legal driving
What safety features to look for when choosing a car, and how to become a safer driver
Protecting your car and its content from thieves and vandals
Adjusting your driving to prevent skids and accidents occurring in adverse conditions such as fog, heavy rain, snow and ice
How to service your car, keeping it safe and reliable, while reducing running costs
What to do if you are involved in an accident and quick-fix repairs to get you home after a breakdown
Countering and preventing road rage and other dangerous acts of aggression
Minimizing the risks of motoring by learning to anticipate hazards and cope with them effectively
READING THE SIGNS
Planning your journey and recognizing road signs at home and abroad
Safety tips for long-distance driving and holiday travel at home and abroad, including advice on towing a caravan and carrying heavy loads
Manoeuvering techniques to help you escape car-jackers and other attackers
Techniques for cross-country driving over rugged terrain in a four-wheel drive vehicle
By the same author
'The SAS Handbook'
'The SAS Urban Survival Handbook'
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Book Description Harpercollins Pub Ltd, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110002558319
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