How they’re preparing drivers for winter conditions at M1 Concourse in Pontiac

Specialized training helps drivers prepare for weather changes

Winter is coming, and that means winter driving is also on the way. While the M1 Concourse in Pontiac is known for fast, performance cars -- Local 4′s Paula Tutman took us on the track for some specialized training that can help everyday drivers prepare for driving conditions when the weather changes. The M1 Concourse has many different driver’s programs, including one designed for teenagers. Driving instructor Marc Molzon said the most important skill in Michigan is accident avoidance.

PONTIAC, Mich. – Winter is coming, and that means winter driving is also on the way.

While the M1 Concourse in Pontiac is known for fast, performance cars -- Local 4′s Paula Tutman took us on the track for some specialized training that can help everyday drivers prepare for driving conditions when the weather changes.

The M1 Concourse has many different driver’s programs, including one designed for teenagers. Driving instructor Marc Molzon said the most important skill in Michigan is accident avoidance.

Click here to learn more about the M1 Concourse Car Club.

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About the Author:

Paula Tutman is an Emmy award-winning journalist who came to Local 4 in 1992. She's a Peace Corps alum who spent her early childhood living in Sierra Leone, West Africa and Tanzania and East Africa.