Chapter 11, Section B:
Road Test Routes

Revised April 11, 2008


Road tests should be given over courses which are as standardized as possible. At least two courses should be planned for each Motor Vehicle Field Office, each of which should include the following:

  1. A straightaway of at least four blocks at the start.
  2. At least two right turns.
  3. At least two left turns.
  4. At least one intersection controlled by traffic lights or signals.
  5. At least one intersection controlled by stop signs.
  6. A hill or grade where the applicant can demonstrate his ability to park parallel to the curb between two cars or markers which provide a space approximately equal to the length of the car plus six feet (may be included, but not required).

Be familiar with the test route Know each item which is to be scored, and observe it carefully.