Hand-Over-Hand or Pull-Push - Which Steering Technique is Best?
There are two steering techniques recommended by driving instructors and endorsed by transport authorities - the ‘hand-over-hand’ and ‘pull-push’ methods. Except when using other vehicle controls, your hands should remain on the steering wheel regardless of the method you prefer. But what's the difference between the two steering techniques? Not many people know the details of both methods. Most experienced drivers use their own method which may include components of both techniques based on what feels comfortable. Unfortunately, this means poor steering techniques are easily passed on to learner drivers - one of the many reasons Driving Test VIC…continue reading →