A Winter Driving Friendly Reminder
Driving into work this today, I notice that most drivers forget how to drive in snowy conditions. Here are a few driving tips to remember just before the big winter storm this weekend.
1) Accelerate Slow and Decelerate Slowly
~Your destination is not going anywhere, take your time.
2) Don't Power Up Hills
~With the extra gas applied your wheels could start spinning on the ice and snow.
3) Know your brakes and car.
~I know my car does okay when it comes to snow and ice, so when I drive I know I need to slowly apply my brakes, just know your car.
4) Don't stop if you can avoid it.
~If you can slow down enough and SLOWLY keep rolling through the stop light.
5) STAY HOME.
~It's simple if the weather is bad, your car doesn't due well in winter weather and you have no where to so, JUST STAY HOME!
You can find these and other safe winter driving tips at www.exchange.aaa.com. So, if you are able to get out and about today I would get everything you will need for the week. Whether it be groceries, movies, games, and anything else you need get you through the week and into the weekend to avoid this cold temps and snowy conditions.