Steering - learning what the outcome is when you move the steering wheel and what to do to get the kart to go where you want it to. What are the effects of doing too much or not enough steering. It isn't just a matter of moving the wheel from side to side as a child instinctively does when they get behind a steering wheel in a vehicle and practise driving.
Dealing with and staying away from hazards -a young operator needs to master how to steer clear of obstacles by steering in the correct manner and learning to estimate distances to know how near they can drive to something or how they have to steer to go around it .
Defensive driving techniques- like learning how to get round a corner safely http://www.hockeybruinsonline.com/Bruins-Patrice-Bergeron-Authentic-Jersey/ , when is the desired time to increase or decrease speed. Learning how to handle the situation if you get into a skid.
Manoeuvring in tight spaces -Again estimating distances to know how close you can drive to an object is another valuable skill when it comes to parking.
All these simple skills required to drive any auto can be learnt by knowing how to drive a go kart like the Ground Force Drifter.
As well as these skills learning to drive a go kart has the additional advantages of building up other qualities and learning such things as :
Road rules -even though they won't be driving on a formal road the skills can still be learnt.
Awareness -being awake to what is happening right at the present moment and potential objects to be avoided.
Co ordination -knowing how to do more than one thing at once for example steering and accelerating and what sequence and the time to do something.
Reaction time -being able to right away look at a situation and apply the required action.
Concentration- an skill for all life situations expressly in a driving condition with traffic, observing what is ocurring right now without letting concentration stray and miss the call to apply to do something which can have devastating outcomes.
Confidence -a feeling of accomplishment is achieved when a child acquires a new skill such as learning to drive a kart.
A sense of adventure - being willing to try something entirely different and mastering it even though it might take them out of their comfort zone is a very important attribute to cultivate and will keep them in a good place later on in life. Lots of people stay stagnant because they aren't prepared to change and tackle something different. they wonder why they fail to achieve any advancement
Sharing and taking turns -an essential lesson for everyone to learn but it can be difficult when the children know how much fun the go kart is.
Go karts like the ground force drifter are great educational machines teaching both driving and life lessons, this is where many racing drivers made their start.
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