Driving Tip #285

Driving tip #285 — If you live in Atlanta, you better be prepared to drive on Interstate 285, especially during 2017.  I-285, a.k.a. “the Perimeter,” is the interstate highway that encircles downtown Atlanta. As a matter of fact, cities and landmarks are identified by locals as being “inside the Perimeter” or “outside the Perimeter.” Tractor trailers are required…

Driving Tip #85

Driving Tip #85 — Get a Peach Pass. If you are going to be driving on I-85 in Atlanta a lot, it is probably a good idea to get a Peach Pass. It will save you time and money. Have you ever sat in the gridlock of rush hour (7:30-10:00 AM, 3:00-7:00 PM) traffic in…

Driving Tip #502

Driving Tip #502: How to determine who should go first when you come to a four-way stop Here’s the dilemma: you get to a four-way stop at the exact same time as another car who is going in a perpendicular direction to you. In other words, if you both stop then go at the same…

Driving Tip #237

Driving tip #237: An easy way to avoid being blinded by oncoming headlights at night So here’s the scenario… You’re driving along a dimly light road at night, and a vehicle approaches you headed in the opposite direction. You both remember to make sure your headlights are dim, so that is not a problem. What…

Driving Tip #241

Driving tip #241: Move your vehicle over to the side of the road when you encounter a funeral procession Different cultures show respect to grieving families in different ways. One of the ways that we show respect to grieving families here in the USA is to move our vehicles over to the side of the road…

Driving Tip #52

Driving Tip #52: Be ready when the light turns green How many times have you been behind another vehicle at a red light waiting for the light to turn green, and then when it turns green the vehicle ahead of you doesn’t move at all? You quickly notice that the person ahead of you has…

Driving Tip #48

Driving Tip #48: Slower traffic keep right On highways with multiple lanes, navigating these busy roads safely can be a bit tricky at times. You see people weaving in and out of lanes like the stuntmen driving sports cars in the high speed chases in the movies. Granted, some of those drivers need to drive…