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Jan 4, 2018

2. Using a satnav


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You might have spotted that in the previous news - the satnav is being introduced to the driving test.

The equipment will be provided and set by the examiner and all will use a standardised TomTom Start 52 model.

Four in five people doing their driving test will be asked to use the satnav .

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