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19 Things New Drivers Need To Figure Out Right Now

Always Carry Real Maps

The concept of paper maps might seem wildly old-fashioned and ridiculously useless to young drivers, who are all used to relying on Satnav systems and apps on their smartphones. That’s fine, as long as you have a signal, as long as your smartphone is fully charged, and as long as your in-car Satnav system is working correctly, but what if you are taking a road trip and technology fails you? It is always worth having one of those old-fashioned maps in the back of the car, just in case you need the 20th century to bail you out of trouble.