Ford Driving Skills for Life
Ford Driving Skills for Life (Ford DSFL) teaches teens the skills they need to be safe on the roads. The program features a website, hands-on driving events, and other materials – focusing on these key skill areas: driver distraction, speed and space management, vehicle handling, and hazard recognition.
Ford News Release: Ford Driving Skills for Life Advanced Driving Skills Program Begins Second Decade with New Content, Technology (March 20, 2014) [172 KB, 3 pgs.]
Ford DSFL will again provide grants to eligible State Highway Safety Offices (SHSOs) in order to bring elements of the program to their states.
2014 National Tour
The 2014 tour kicked off in Dallas on March 22-23. Ford DSFL is tentatively scheduled to hold hands-on training events in these 10 U.S. cities.
- April - Springfield and Chicago, Illinois
- May - Detroit, Michigan
- June - Salt Lake City, Utah
- July - Denver, Colorado
- August - Kansas City, Kansas
- September - Louisville, Kentucky
- October - Charleston, West Virginia
- November - Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona
March 22-23 | Lone Star Park
The new tents are all set and ready for Texas teens.
GHSA Executive Director Jonathan Adkins; Robert White, of the TxDOT highway safety office; Ford DSFL Program Manager Jim Graham; and TxDOT highway safety director Terry Pence.