New driving test to be based on Grand Theft Auto
A demanding new UK driving test based on the top-selling Grand Theft Auto games is to be introduced across mainland Britain next year. The surprise move by the UK’s Driving Standards Agency comes after senior police officers claimed that youngsters are bypassing the current test and licensing system.
Among sweeping changes being introduced in June 2009, road skills in urban areas will no longer be assessed on consideration for other road users but for an ability to successfully negotiate busy shopping malls at high speed.
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