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What should the legal driving age be in the UK?

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    Reduce it to 16
    Keep it at 17
    Increase it to 18
    Make it older than 18


    (Original post by tavtavtav)
    I don't think it's broke so I ain't gonna ask for it to be fixed.
    I like your philosophy

    I think keep it as it is.

    There are a lot of 17-year-olds that rush into it and act like idiots, so if it was lowered it'd just be the same with 16-year-olds.

    I think there should be more restrictions like maybe taking a certain number of hours experience before being able to take your test, or as mentioned, have a certain engine size.

    I don't think restricting who they have in the car or at what time would do any good although I do think there are a lot of idiots who drive about at night, but they aren't necessarily 17.
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