What Cars Can L Platers Drive?

Can L platers drive any car?

Restrictions For L Plate Drivers In NSW You may only drive cars (vehicles under 4.5 tonnes gross vehicle weight).

This vehicle restriction applies to all learners.

You must be supervised while driving at all times by an Australian driver with a full licence (not provisional or learner).

Can a learner driver drive for more than 2 hours?

You can drive as long as you like on L plates. It is wise to stop every 2 hours for all drivers. Doing a few long trips is an easy way to get the required hours to get you licence.

Can learner drivers listen to music?

Learner and P-Plater drivers in NSW can no longer use a phone in any way while driving. This means no navigation, no playing music, no using a safe phone cradle, no nothing. … Learner, P1 and P2 licence holders are not permitted to use a mobile phone at all while driving or riding.

What happens if an L Plater is caught driving alone?

The following penalties apply once the court decides that it intends to record a conviction against you for the offence of learner driver drive unaccompanied: A maximum fine of $2,200.00. A maximum disqualification period of 12 months. A mandatory disqualification period of 3 months.

What’s the best car for a learner driver?

Best cars for learner driversVolkswagen Golf. The Volkswagen Golf has pretty much everything you’d want when you’re learning. … Suzuki Ignis. The Suzuki Ignis is a funky-looking small car with a roomy cabin and light controls that make it a doddle to drive. … Hyundai i10. … Toyota Aygo. … Dacia Sandero.

Can learners drive high powered cars?

Provisional drivers are prohibited from driving high performance vehicles by Clause 36(2) of the Road Transport (Driver Licensing) Regulation 2017.

Who can teach an L plater to drive?

Person supervising a learner driver NSW must meet the following conditions: Hold a current full Australian driver licence – not a learner or provisional licence. Have a good understanding of the road rules.

Can L platers drive a turbo car?

You can drive a Turbo on your L plates, no restrictions. Stupidly turbo isn’t restricted for Ls in NSW.

What is the maximum time a learner driver can drive for?

When you are on a learner license you will need to make sure that you do complete the full 120 hours of driving experience. There are reports online of professionals who check your log book, crossing out significantly long drives that take place over one day. This could change on a case by case basis.