Introductory Level | Shaun de Jager Driver Training

Introductory Level

Introductory Level

Learn the essential need-to-know shifting skills to safely drive a manual shift vehicle with minimal wear-and-tear to your car — and you!

You’ll learn on quiet, stress-free, un-crowded roads with and MTO Certified Instructor.

This is what you can expect to learn in as few as three lessons:

DRIVE IN FULL CONTROL.

Learn how to easily:

• Minimize your risk of injury and get the most control by sitting correctly.
• Prevent “the run-away car” when starting & shutting-off your engine.
• Quickly regain control if your engine stalls.
• Launch smoothly each and every time with precise gas/clutch control.
• Select gears effortlessly and accurately by feel – to avoid distraction.
• Back up in full control of your speed – with refined clutch skills.
• Know exactly when to change gears.
• Achieve smoother gear changes by matching revs.
• Obtain the best possible control when cornering by timing downshifts properly.
• Avoid and recover from the most common shifting errors.
• Slow down and stop most effectively in each gear, and with the least effort.
• Start and stop on any hill without roll-back with full confidence.
• Secure your vehicle when parking – with the engine on, and engine off.
• Calmly stop in any emergency.

SAVE MONEY! KEEP DRIVING COSTS TO A MINIMUM!

Learn how to easily:

• Launch and shift gears without wasting fuel.
• Choose the best fuel-efficient gear according to conditions.
• Drive in the gear that facilitates the lowest wear-and-tear.
• Squeeze up to 300,000 km out of your clutch.
• Engage the clutch smoothly without burning it out
• Drastically reduce wear to the clutch and gearbox when shifting gears.
• Eliminate unnecessary clutch wear while sitting at a stop.
• Avoid stalling and lugging to prolong your engine’s life.
• Shift smoothly without force

PLUS DOZENS OF ADDITIONAL TIPS THAT WILL SAVE YOU MONEY!

*Number of lessons will vary from person to person depending on previous driving experience and individual comfort levels and abilities.