Learning how to drive up and downhill isn’t the same as driving on flat ground. Understanding the differences is important if you want to make sure you don’t get pushed or pulled into unsafe positions.
Start on a quiet street with a gentle slope. When you get more confident, move on to a steeper hill for more practice.
Follow these steps when starting uphill:
A couple of extra tips:
Hill starts are easier when facing downhill than uphill, as gravity is working with you. It’s still a hill start however, and there are some specific steps to follow:
Are you test ready?