Motorcycle Riding Test Tips
The practical riding test for motorcycles is unlike most test we take during our lifetime as it comprises of mental and physical agility.
Preparation is a major part in passing the test. Knowing your test centre helps immensely.
Understand the location of your test centre and the various roads and traffic systems in and around the centre. Gaining familiarity of the riding test routes proves beneficial to most test candidates wishing to pass module 2 which will see you tested on challenging roads.
Motorcycle test routes do change and get altered from time-to-time. The test routes for your module 2 riding test centre may be available and can help to provide an insight into what to expect.
It’s essential that you wear the correct clothing when attending either your module 1 or module 2 riding test. DVSA examiner may cancel your test where you’ll lose the test fee if you’re not wearing suitable clothing.
This section covers the motorcycle Show Me Tell Me questions along with answers asked by the DVSA riding examiner at the start of the practical riding test.
The module 2 practical on-road test will not only include motorcycle maintenance questions, but also questions regarding carrying a pillion passenger. Unlike the show and tell questions, getting these wrong may fail your test.
Module 1 has many exercises that must be completed in order to pass the test. This section covers the various exercises including: Slalom and figure of eight, slow ride, U-turn, cornering and controlled stop and the emergency stop exercise.
This section explains the different types of courses that can be used on the module 1 riding test along with diagrams and which manoeuvres are done during the riding test.
Detailed are the UK motorcycle riding test centres by county, the type of Mod tests conducted at each centre along with the facilities each test centre offers.
Motorcycle test pass rates for module 1, including test categories A, A1 and A2 for DVSA test centres. Statistics date range April 2015 to December 2015.
Motorcycle riding test module 2 explained – documents you must take along with a description of what will happen during the test.
Motorcycle test pass rates for module 2, including test categories A, A1 and A2 for DVSA test centres. Statistics date range April 2015 to December 2015.
Each and every motorcycle test centre has routes developed by the examiners for the module 2 practical riding test. This section provides many of the official DVSA motorcycle test routes.