Terms of night driving
• Terms of night driving
Long summer days are long passed into history. The autumn season is a dangerous driver, not only vague and slippery roads, but also fast twilight, came into its own. Prepare for it would have cost in advance - but what to do, night road may be surprised everyone.
Many factors adversely affect the driver's ability to drive at night. Peripheral vision is getting worse, the eyes get tired more than usual, and the concentration of attention falls. This little guide is intended simply to remind even experienced drivers how to behave on the night road, so as not to get into trouble.
Keep backlight dashboard maximize dull. Even a light inside the light can distract you from the road and not let his eyes adjust to the darkness behind. Also, try to keep your eyes from the headlights of oncoming cars: it is clear that the most appropriate people to dip their lights, but there is a small percentage of those who does not put the safety of another person in a penny.
Overtaking moving into the oncoming
Night oncoming vehicles are clearly visible, but to diminish the danger of overtaking would be a mistake. Overtaking passing car, remove a headlight 200 meters away, check the rear-view mirror, turn left turn and adds speed. Only equaling the cabin overtaken cars go on a headlight and turn to his side of the track.
Monitor the status and condition of the eye. Please note that they are not aimed at one spot all the time: scan the entire space of the road. We'll have to consciously overcome the inner desire to concentrate on the same stretch of highway because of it your eyes become dry and tired quickly.
Remember that trucks represent a considerable danger at night. The fact that the side of the truck lights do not always correspond to their true size. In addition, out of the body may well hang around any longer beam, which the driver did not bother to mark.
A good idea to maintain a considerable distance between themselves and the vehicle, following behind. Night driving - is a challenge for every driver and reserve race will not be superfluous. Suddenly the front of the machine will pop up on the track the animal, forcing you to press the brake pedal sharply.