- Get Driver-Vehicle Readiness: Safety Belts on, Doors Locked, Headlights On.
- Make smooth, gradual starts and stops.
- Use reference points to know exactly where your car is positioned.
- Adjust speed and position to keep empty space to the side.
- Before putting your foot on the gas pedal, see that the targeting path is clear.
- Visualize the Target Area; then evaluate the 12-15 second ranges en route to it.