Teens from around the state are taking part in a two-day event in Springfield that gives them an advanced education in hazards behind the wheel… and how to avoid them.
Ford’s Driving Skills for Life event at Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport subjects that invited group of teens to a series of challenges on a closed, controlled course. The program has been here before… but continues to evolve.
This year, for example, teens get a chance to see how the growing trend of “driving selfies” can put them in danger in a matter of seconds. The attendees won the right to participate by holding safe driving events at their schools.