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S.M.A.R.T. Driving Tips

Illustration of Trucks and Cars on Highway. A series of AARP articles on S.M.A.R.T. Driver tips.

Do you know what it means to drive SMART? Based on evidence-based safe driving strategies from the award-winning AARP Smart Driver™ course, SMART drivers know how to:

Stay Sharp – Use proven strategies to be more alert driver, with good vision, fast reflexes and other safety skills.

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Maximize Savings – Discover real ways to save money on fuel costs and maintenance needs.

Avoid Distractions – Cell phones aren’t the only dangerous distractions. Learn tips to keep your focus where it should be – on the road.

Respect Roadway Patterns – Brush up on what to do at roundabouts, highway merges, and other important driving scenarios.

Troubleshoot Breakdowns – There’s a safer way to manage car troubles – simply follow this step-by-step process.

Driving SMART helps keep you and your loved ones safe on the road and could save you money. Ready to become a Smarter driver? Start below to learn important tips!

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