Category: Driving best practices

Everything You Need to Know About the "Park" Gear MILTA Technology
May 26, 2022
Everything You Need to Know About the “Park” Gear

Do you drive an automatic car? If you’ve driven one for many years, then you’ll doubtless already be very familiar with the gear shift and its functions. However, a large number of UK drivers are just coming to drive automatic vehicles for the first time. Between 2019 and 2021, sales of new automatic cars finally […]

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Is an Automatic Gearbox a Good Option For a New Driver? MILTA Technology
Dec 14, 2021
Is an Automatic Gearbox a Good Option For a New Driver?

Every experienced motorist or automotive fanatic would simply laugh at the idea of a new driver choosing an automatic gearbox over a manual car. These stereotypes and prejudices however are a thing of the past and we want to break down the benefits and drawbacks of the fact that an automatic car can be a […]

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Driving a Car With an Automatic Gearbox in Winter MILTA Technology
Nov 11, 2021
Driving a Car With an Automatic Gearbox in Winter

You might have always thought that your automatic was ready for anything without losing any performance capability. In fact, a harsh winter does a real number on your automatic and there are some serious things to watch out for. In today’s blog, we’re going to cover what those things are so that everyone who’s driving […]

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What You Should Do In Case of an Accident MILTA Technology
Oct 01, 2021
What You Should Do In Case of an Accident

Nobody wants to think of having road accidents, but the fact is that they do happen, and more often than you think. While the overall number of accidents was down somewhat in 2020 compared to 2019, there were still more than 117,000 accidents of varying degrees of seriousness in the UK. Among them only 1,658 […]

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First Time Driving an Automatic Car? Useful Tips For an Easy Ride MILTA Technology
Aug 31, 2021
First Time Driving an Automatic Car? Useful Tips For an Easy Ride

Anyone who has ever driven an automatic car knows that it is much more relaxing and hassle-free compared to a car with a manual gearbox. Especially in congested traffic. And while it is a “blessing” it can also be scary and weird the first time you do it. All of a sudden your left foot […]

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10 Things You Should Never Do On the Road MILTA Technology
Jul 22, 2021
10 Things You Should Never Do On the Road

The road is a public space. As such, there is a kind of unwritten social contract that goes on between the many millions of users of these roads. In order to respect this public space and protect the well-being and rights of other road-users, there are certain things that you should just never do on […]

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Useful Tips for Safe Parking MILTA Technology
Jul 04, 2021
Useful Tips for Safe Parking

There’s always a lot of information out there online that is advising us on how to stay safe on the roads while we are driving. One of the things that seems to be missing, however, is good information on how to park more safely. In today’s blog, we’ll be sharing some all-important tips on safe […]

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How To Use Cruise Control Effectively! MILTA Technology
Jun 16, 2021
How To Use Cruise Control Effectively!

Cruise control is an indispensable assistant when tackling longer journeys. Not only did cruise control helped thousands of truck drivers to cover more miles with less stress and fatigue, but it has also become almost a standardized feature in all modern cars. Cruise control gained popularity in the early 1960s and it progressively evolved to […]

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How to Prepare Yourself for Transition from Manual to Automatic MILTA Technology
Jun 14, 2021
How to Prepare Yourself for Transition from Manual to Automatic

Here in the UK, and Europe in the wider context, have stubbornly clung to our beloved manual transmission cars. This contrasts strongly with the picture in America, which in 2020 was shown by Edmunds to be a market where only 41 out of 327 new car models sold in the US that year offered a […]

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Most Common Driving Misconceptions MILTA Technology
May 24, 2021
Most Common Driving Misconceptions

Many of us are prone to misconceptions when it comes to driving. There are certain things that we simply hold to be true but are in fact total myths. In today’s blog, we’re going to be exploring some of these common misconceptions, and the reality that should rightfully take their place. / #1: If you’re […]

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