General news

PDA Young Gun Targets Championship

Performance Driving Australia‚Äôs (PDA) youngest trainer, Aidan Peterson (20), will compete in the Scottsdale Classic Rally in Tasmania this weekend. Aidan has an impressive driving resume, having won his class in the Tasmanian Rally Championship each year since 2014, including his debut year whilst still on his learner permit.  ...

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Been there done that – We have more!!

We continue to deliver PDA Defensive Driving and 4WD programs weekly Australia wide – and we are passionate about creating safer drivers on our roads, however we have recently observed more and more of the participants attending have completed a program in the past. PDA offer a range of programs...

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What is DRIFT mode?

What is DRIFT mode? And why are the media so excited about it! If you have watched the news this last week you would have seen a lot of excited ‘road safety experts’ going on about the new Ford Focus RS that comes with a “Drift” mode. https://twitter.com/7NewsMelbourne/status/753508450173190144 The experts...

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Road Safety – Not so much about the actual road!

Safer Roads DON’T Save Lives A recent meeting attended by Performance Driving Australia, Managing Director Mark Butcher highlighted the common belief that ‘dangerous’ roads are the leading cause of serious crashes in Australia. The meeting was held as part of Tasmania’s road safety task force – Towards Zero program (www.towardszero.tas.gov.au)....

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