So I have been learning to drive since September 2016. I have had 3 instructors. (first 2 weren't particularly great and I know a lot of people who had done the same however, luckily my new instructor is much better)
I can do everything on test and have been able to for about a year now. But I can't drive consistently well for 40 mins. I will always forget something or make one silly mistake costing a major. I haven't taken my test yet as my instructor has said that I won't pass and had to put a test back.
I don't really know what to do. All my friends can drive accept me. I have a car etc. I just cannot keep focus for long enough. It's costing me a lot of money (I've spent 2k so far!!!) but for concentration issues it seems a waste! Anyone else had this issue and have any advice?
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- Thread Starter
- 07-11-2017 16:31
- 07-11-2017 16:37
The best thing I can say here is just build up your experience. If you can, practice outside of formal instruction on long drives because really, driving is repetitive and it'll all become ingrained into your muscle memory.
Even after I had passed I would make silly mistakes and on an occasion my passengers had to tell me I was about to go through a red light! That only improved with more driving experience.