Category: Driving Tip

Recent Changes to the Highway Code You Should Know About MILTA Technology
Aug 01, 2022
Recent Changes to the Highway Code You Should Know About

The Highway Code is the basic set of rules of the road that we all learn about when we are learner drivers in the UK, with most of us picking up a lot of the knowledge even before that time. Our knowledge and understanding of this code are tested in both segments of the current […]

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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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Car Accessories Worth Considering Before a Long Road Trip MILTA Technology
May 12, 2022
Car Accessories Worth Considering Before a Long Road Trip

With the summer holidays fast approaching, you might well be already planning your family’s next UK or European road trip. You could be driving to the Scottish Highlands or to the French Riviera — it makes no difference — there are key accessories that you should keep in the car to make the road trip […]

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Things to Remember if Taking Your Automatic Driving Test MILTA Technology
Mar 18, 2022
Things to Remember if Taking Your Automatic Driving Test

The majority of British parents and driving instructors would still most likely counsel their kids that taking the driving test in a manual car is the better option because if you pass your licence in a manual car, you can drive manuals or automatics in future. If you pass in an automatic, then you’re limiting […]

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What to Think About Before Taking Your Car for an MOT MILTA Technology
Feb 21, 2022
What to Think About Before Taking Your Car for an MOT

When your car is more than 3 years old, by law you are required to pass an MOT test to prove that the vehicle is still roadworthy. If you take the MOT and fail, you have to address all the problems that are raised up by the mechanics before you can take the test again […]

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How to Prolong Electric Car Battery Charge in Winter MILTA Technology
Feb 15, 2022
How to Prolong Electric Car Battery Charge in Winter

One of the biggest things people worry about with their new electric car is the single-charge range of the lithium-ion battery pack. Not only do people worry about the battery running out of juice with no hope of charging in sight during a warm sunny summer’s day, but they fear it even more happening in […]

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Breakdown and Recovery Services - What's Important to Know? MILTA Technology
Dec 22, 2021
Breakdown and Recovery Services – What’s Important to Know?

When you’re buying car insurance or even buying a new car at the dealership, you will sometimes be offered breakdown and recovery services as part of the deal. Some people get the basic idea behind that, but rarely know in any kind of detail what it entails. In today’s blog, we are going to try […]

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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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When Is it Worth Thinking About Swapping Your Tyres for Winter Ones MILTA Technology
Oct 27, 2021
When Is it Worth Thinking About Swapping Your Tyres for Winter Ones

Winters in the UK are far from pleasant, but they’re hardly Siberian or Canadian in their scale and severity. Brits are rarely buried beneath 20 feet of snow, nor do we need armies of snowplows on our roads to clear them after snowfall. We do get snow, roads do get blocked, and roads do get […]

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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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