Driver of the Year 2017 (Van Excellence)

Mercedes-Benz, Wentworth Park | 12 September

DotY2017 Van

The opening day of Driver of the Year 2017 will showcase the talents of FTA's Van Excellence accredited operators.

Each participant will compete in a variety of tasks and will be scored on their performance. The tasks each participant will compete in are below

  • Risk assessment sponsored by ARI - an online risk assessment test
  • Pre-use defect check supported by Bridgestone Partners - they must find a pre-set number of defects on a vehicle
  • Driving style sponsored by Microlise - drivers follow a set route with telematics recording their actions
  • Economical driving sponsored by Hertz - the telematics will record their average fuel consumption
  • Manoeuvring sponsored Brigade - they must manoeuver around a set course of cones
  • Legislation test sponsored by Bott Ltd - test prepared by the Member Advice Centre

The first place winner will receive a £1,000 holiday voucher with second and third place receiving an iPad and a Red Letter Day voucher worth £150 respectively.

Entries are now closed.