Bay parking (reversing)

This is one of the driving test manoeuvres that you may be asked to carry out on your UK driving test if the test centre has a car park.

In this video we have a look at how to reverse bay park to the left, right and also how to correct the bay park if it goes wrong.

This video includes:
0:00 Introduction to reverse bay parking
0:39 Forward bay parking advantage
0:58 Reverse bay parking to the left
1:51 Point of turn for bay parking to the left
3:09 When to straighten the steering
3:38 When to stop in the bay
3:53 How to correct reverse bay parking if it goes wrong
6:46 Reverse bay parking to the right
7:16 Point of turn for bay parking to the right
8:20 When to straighten the steering
8:44 When to stop in the bay
9:07 How to correct reverse bay parking to the right
9:30 Reverse bay parking using the 45 degree method alternative

If you’re taking driving lessons and have a driving test coming up soon then hopefully this video will help with the learning to drive process.

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