GIVE YOURSELF MORE TIME
Allow plenty of time for your journey. You'll need extra time to clear snow or ice from your car, and to warm it up. You could be breaking the law by travelling with snow covering your car, specifically your mirrors and windows, so make sure you you give yourself time to clear it all off.
- Make sure you turn your (dipped) headlights on when driving in heavy snow, so other cars can see you. Be aware that snow makes the environment bright, and this can fool auto-headlights. If visibility becomes very poor, then use your fog lamps as well, remembering to turn them off when conditions improve.
- If a road hasn't been gritted, then be aware of driving in the tracks of other cars. Snow can become compacted and icy as a result.
Car Advice -25/10/2019The Driving Dead: Which Cars Would Help You Survive A Zombie Apocalypse
Car Advice -18/10/2019The benefits of having a service plan with us
Car Advice -07/10/2019What to do if you breakdown, have an accident or your car is damaged/stolen
Car Advice -01/09/2019Our Basic DIY Car Maintenance Guide