Unlimited SHIFTING and BACKING Practice!Learning to shift a truck with a standard transmission and back it up is critical to your success in this industry. The Virage Simulators allow self-paced training that enables novice drivers to learn how to shift a non-synchronized transmission in only a few hours and perfect the art of backing
- Learn entry level shifting, advanced progressive shifting techniques, fuel management.
- Simulate more than 140 transmissions, 240 engines, 300 tire sizes and 33 axle ratios, in any combination.
- The Driver Training Simulator allows adjustable road grades and vehicle weights.
- Learn the "Art" of backing.
- Practice any maneuver, even dangerous ones, in a realistic and safe environment
- Experience the virtual consequences of their driving behaviors under a variety of realistic conditions (i.e. all weather, road and traffic conditions, alone or in combination)
- Learn faster due to lower stress, better feedback and less wasted time
- Control their learning pace (e.g. pause for a break at any time, do extra practice drills for any skill)
- Develop realistic confidence as they progress from easy to difficult and from simple to complex skills
- View instant replays of their performances including overhead views
- Practice specific skills until they can be performed automatically, e.g. from gear shifting to backing to fuel economy to roll-over prevention
- Receive reliable, objective performance scores that can be compared with the scores of other students
- Improve their perception and anticipation of dangerous situations
- Experience the measurable benefits of safer (e.g. defensive) driving habits
- Backing made easy with unlimited practice