If you keep up with the Aceable blog, then you know that we like to rank our drivers ed students’ high schools by campus beauty, mascots and even their dance teams. You could say we enjoy a good listicle almost as much as we loving helping folks get their permits and licenses. Now, we’re finally […]Read More "The 28 Most Beautiful High Schools in Ohio"
When it comes to driving skills, parallel parking is often seen as the most difficult. It’s probably because many people, including myself, never practiced the skill at all when they first learned to how to drive. (I didn’t exactly need it growing up in a one-stoplight town in Appalachia Tennessee.) That’s why, the first time […]Read More "Parallel Parking: How I Learned in the Worst Way"
We all know that texting while driving is dangerous, but how much money can it cost you if you get caught? Take a look at the infographic below to see texting and driving fines by state, or scroll down to see what the penalties are for using a cellphone behind the wheel in your location.AlabamaThe texting […]Read More "Startling: See Texting While Driving Penalties by State"
There’s nothing better than the nostalgia of a drive-in movie theater. What better place is there for a first date after finally getting your license? Or to have a girl’s night and watch your favorite chick flick with your besties? Not to mention, they usually have some great snacks and it’s a chance to get away from […]Read More "The Coolest Drive-In Theater in Each State"
In most of the world’s countries, including the United States, people drive on the right-hand side of the road. But in some parts of the world, like the United Kingdom and Southern Asia, it’s actually wrong to drive on the right! In total, there are 76 countries and territories that follow left-hand traffic laws — or 34 […]Read More "Countries That Drive on the Left Side of the Road"
We teach you a lot in our driver education courses, but there are some really bizarre traffic laws we don’t cover simply because they’re so, well, weird. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite mind-blowing traffic laws for your reading enjoyment. Whether or not these laws are actually enforced, we’re not totally sure, but they still make […]Read More "15 Bizarre Traffic Laws"
Here at Aceable, we help people get their driver licenses. And since there’s a listicle for everything these days, we thought we’d make one for driver license designs, ranking them worst to best. A note about driver licenses: There’s lots of restrictions when it comes to designing them due to a recently passed Act of Congress […]Read More "All 51 Driver License Designs Ranked Worst to Best"
Have you ever been at a traffic signal and seen a series of small flashes going off near the light, or noticed bizarre looking cameras at different intersections around town? What you’re seeing is probably a red light camera. While you should always be conscious of stopping fully at red lights and not speeding to rush through them, you […]Read More "Red Light Cameras: What You Need To Know"
What causes a traffic jam? Sometimes the answer is obvious: construction, crashes or regular rush hour. Other times, it may appear to drivers that there’s no apparent reason for the traffic to be there. In order to get a better handle on how the flow of traffic works, let’s explore traffic jam causes, from the […]Read More "Traffic Jam Causes: The Weird, Surprising and More Common"
There’s a lot of bad habits that we as drivers need to correct in 2017. It doesn’t matter if you’ve had a license for 20 years or 20 days, you’re probably guilty of at least one faulty driving behavior, whether it’s going too fast, not using your turn signal or attempting to eat a bean […]Read More "10 Infuriating Driving Habits You Need to Fix in 2017"