Category: Driving Tip

Everything You Need to Know About Seat Belts MILTA Technology
Jul 20, 2021
Everything You Need to Know About Seat Belts

There are some breakthroughs in automotive technology that catch on, and others don’t. And then there are some that are so revolutionary that they permanently change the landscape of an entire industry. The humble seat belt certainly falls into this category. We use seat belts every time we get into a car (hopefully), but how […]

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Planning a Long Car Journey: What’s Worth Taking? MILTA Technology
Jul 13, 2021
Planning a Long Car Journey: What’s Worth Taking?

Summer is coming and you might well be planning an extended car journey around the country. The UK isn’t a huge place, but car journeys can still be long depending on your starting point and your destination. For example, driving in the southwest of England and the Scottish Highlands can be slower because of the […]

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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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8 Tips to Stay Safe on the Motorways MILTA Technology
Apr 08, 2021
8 Tips to Stay Safe on the Motorways

Motorway driving can be the most enjoyable but also the most intimidating form of driving depending on your own experience. Some love the high-speed thrills that motorway driving brings, not to mention that it helps you to get to your destination much faster than travelling exclusively on the A roads. In today’s blog, we are […]

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Easy Ways to Help Improve Your Driving MILTA Technology
Apr 01, 2021
Easy Ways to Help Improve Your Driving

Too many of us make the critical mistake of thinking that passing the standard driving test makes us a “good driver.” The truth is that passing your DVSA test is merely the step you take to be legally declared “good enough” to drive on public roads in the UK. To become a truly “good” driver, […]

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Slow Punctures – What to Do MILTA Technology
Feb 25, 2021
Slow Punctures – What to Do

Did you know that defective tyres are among the top causes of road accidents in the UK and around the world? We tend to only pay attention to our tyres when they are in the most extreme condition and in need of either rotation or replacement. A more pernicious problem of which we need to […]

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When Are All-Season Tyres Best? MILTA Technology
Feb 03, 2021
When Are All-Season Tyres Best?

A lot of drivers think that choosing tyres is just a question of choosing a specific tread. In fact, it’s a lot more involved than that. There are many kinds of tyres that suit different driving environments and specific situations. In today’s piece, we’re focusing more on all-season tyres and the conditions that call for […]

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Driving in Europe Post-Brexit MILTA Technology
Jan 15, 2021
Driving in Europe Post-Brexit

And so, the day finally came and went. After 4 and a half years of voting, cajoling, debating, and even governments collapsing all around, Brexit finally happened at 11:00pm GMT on the 31st of December, 2020. Regardless of the government’s claims that the country and the economy are ready for the transition, and with a […]

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