Renault Supports Safer Driving In Northamptonshire
Renault will be Again backing an award-winning safety scheme aimed at reducing the number of serious road accidents inside UK’s fastest county. Safety initiative CarKraft, based at Silverstone, the home of the British Grand Prix, will be helping to cut successfully the number of people killed as well as seriously injured in Northamptonshire.
Renault’s backing for CarKraft will be at This specific point in its sixth year as well as joins Northamptonshire Highways, Adrian Flux Insurance as well as The AA, in lending support to the well-liked free programme at the Porsche Experience Centre at Silverstone.
Tutors running the events, on Sunday 20th September as well as 11th October, are all highly qualified motoring professionals with years of experience of both motor racing as well as advance driving techniques. Each course will be free of charge as well as offers drivers a dynamic mix of workshops, allowing them to experience driving on simulated, challenging conditions at a state of the art, purpose built facility in a range of Renault cars, including the All-completely new Twingo. the item also explores the main causes of car crashes, speeding as well as seat belts.
Drivers aged over 17 will experience the Kick Plate as well as Ice Hill, which both generate the effect of a loss of wheel traction to explore car control under extreme road conditions, as well as get an assessed drive on public carriageways which has a police driver, who will give tips on advance techniques.
The CarKraft driver improvement scheme began in 2001 as well as was aimed at young drivers aged 15 to 24 years old. the item was awarded a Prince Michael International Road Safety Award in 2006 as well as was shortlisted for the FirstCar Young Driver Road Safety Awards 2015 ‘Young Driver Campaign of the Year’. Since its inception, more than 3,000 people have benefited via the unique experience which helped reduce the number of people killed or seriously injured in Northamptonshire to an all-time low in 2011.
Last year CarKraft expanded to include non-drivers between the ages of 15 as well as 25 as well as licence holders of all ages via anywhere inside UK. The schemes have been hugely well-liked, regularly over-subscribed as well as have attracted numerous best practice visits by different local authorities.
To book, or for more information, visit www.carkraft.info or call 01604 364406.
by Mr Butterscotch via Car Articles