May 2018

Car Buying Tips: Petrol, Diesel, Hybrid… or Electric?

May 1st, 2018|

Oxford Learner Driving Academy Car Buying Tips Cars with diesel engines were once the most highly sought after of all engine types. In fact, diesels have historically commanded a premium over identically specified petrol vehicles, even in the used market. But prices have slumped since punitive reforms to the Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) came into [...]

April 2018

Five things you don’t find in cars anymore

April 5th, 2018|

Retro Car Trends That Used To Be Popular Things that were once luxuries are now taken for granted. Power steering, electric windows, central locking – a few years back, it’d be a rare to find these on even the most opulent of cars. Of course, things are very different today – new superminis get more [...]

March 2018

6 New Driving Laws in 2018

March 22nd, 2018|

6 New Driving Laws in 2018 Motoring law changes all the time, but in 2018 there are some pretty big changes afoot. Here are six new changes to the law that will affect each and every one of us, so read up to ensure you stay on the right side of the rules as published [...]

January 2018

Booking Driving Lessons

January 24th, 2018|

Booking Driving Lessons in Oxford and Bicester Why new customers book with our driving instructors: ● We've been chosen as one of the best top 3 driving schools in Oxfordshire ● All our driving instructors have full local knowledge and are super familiar with test routes ● We have YouTube Channel with test routes and [...]

November 2017

Vacancy – Driving Instructor Oxford

November 3rd, 2017|

Join Our Team Driving Instructor, it looks like you’ve made quite the discovery So, you’ve completed your driving instructor training and are exploring the career routes before you. Then again, you could well be an experienced driving instructor with many miles racked up in experience.  Whatever your situation, there are millions of new learner drivers each and every year – business is booming [...]

October 2017

Free MOT reminders from the DVSA

October 19th, 2017|

Get Free MOT reminders You can be fined up to £1,000 for driving a vehicle without a valid MOT. Sign up to get free reminders by text message or email when your MOT is due. You’ll get a reminder one month before your MOT is due. You’ll get another reminder if you still haven’t had [...]

September 2017

New Driving Test – Getting Ready

September 12th, 2017|

New Driving Test December 2017 Driving tests… they’ve long been feared and left learners frustrated. Now, change is around the corner – as of December 2017 the age-old test will shake-up what is expected of learners. Here we take a look at what you need to know about the upcoming driving test changes - and [...]

June 2017

Inform the DVLA of your medical condition

June 2nd, 2017|

Report certain types of medical conditions to DVLA if you're a car driver or motorcyclist. The DVLA must be notified for certain health conditions including: Ataxia essential tremor Friedrich’s ataxia Guillain Barré syndrome Huntington’s disease motor neurone disease multiple sclerosis myasthenia gravis What happens after you tell DVLA You’ll usually get a decision within 6 weeks. [...]

May 2017

Government Fines for Mobile Phone Use When Driving

May 16th, 2017|

Using mobile phones when driving It’s illegal to use your phone while driving or riding a motorcycle unless you have hands-free access, such as: a bluetooth headset voice command a dashboard holder The law still applies to you if you’re: stopped at traffic lights queuing in traffic supervising a learner driver Hands-free If you use [...]

February 2017

Bicester Driving Lessons

February 21st, 2017|

Driving Lessons in Bicester - Pass Your Test First Time Whether you want to take regular driving lessons in Bicester in a manual car with gears or you would prefer an automatic driving school in Bicester, we have you covered! Call now on 01865 722 148 or send a message via the Contact Form to [...]

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