The reason young drivers figure so high in the accident statistics is not purely because they are beset with the indomitable self assurance that comes with a lack of years, it is because they lack experience.
Maybe, maybe. My view is that if you’re good enough you’re old enough. Why shouldn’t 10-year olds or younger be able to drive? Is there any more of a legal problem with 10-year olds than their 17-year old counterparts? I really don’t know here but if there is it occurs to me that it ought to be changed.
At very least lowering the legal age for driving might get a few of them off the sidewalks. Walking is the second most dangerous form of transport.
The way we were