Get Your Car Ready for the Winter Season

Winter is coming… The winter season is the harshest for your vehicle, between the freezing temperatures, snow, and ice there are plenty of factors to look out for. Here are some helpful tips to try to be better prepared on the road during these long winter months. Prepare Early Pay attention to the weather forecasts. In some areas it can …

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Items That Should Be In Your Car That Probably Aren’t

Accidents are unpredictable, you can never tell what day or time you may be involved in an accident or a breakdown. We want to make sure you are prepared for any unpredictable situation.   Roadside safety kit Roadside safety kits can be bought at most big name stores or online and can include items such as jumper cables, gloves, flashlight, …

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Graduation Gift – Total Vehicle Control Has You Covered

Graduations call for gift cards. Graduation is a time for celebration. Your graduate is going to be heading out into the world, and that’s probably going to include commuting. Prepare them with life long skills to stay safe on the road, no matter the situation. Give the gift of confidence behind the wheel, practice in a controlled environment from a …

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June 20th Car Control Clinic

School is coming to an end and many young adults are traveling home from local universities or taking road trips. Make sure your loved one is safe behind the wheel by providing adequate training to prepare them for emergency situations. Instructors assist novice and experienced drivers, in-class and in-car, every step of the way. Drivers learn proper braking techniques, practice avoiding …

Preparing Your Teen – March 25th Car Control Clinic

You have your windows rolled down and you’re cruising on along the highway. There’s not a lot of traffic except for the car in front of you that failed to properly restrain their cargo. It breaks off, and you have only seconds to react. The object hits your car and you hit another vehicle trying to avoid the object. Imagine …

Graham

Recently, an Australian artist created a human sculpture, named Graham, designed to survive a car accident. He has warped features– including a huge chest, an inflated head, and no neck– which are all designed to survive an impact at high speeds. His features would also protect him if he was a pedestrian in the line of oncoming traffic. His knees …

Welcome to TVC

Pittsburgh International Race Complex would like to welcome you to our newest offering. You may know Pitt Race as your destination for motorsports, karting, and performance driving education along with corporate events. However, we also have programs geared towards safe driving, emergency services, and accident avoidance of all kinds. Total Vehicle Control is the central resource for all of this …

TVC: Programs

Every month TVC will hold a Car Control Clinic, which is a class designed to educate new and seasoned drivers on how to minimize panic reactions and replace them with rational car control skills. The program features, emergency braking, reaction braking, swerve to avoid, reversing, and parallel parking. Pricing will be: $250 if you are using your own car or …