Drive motor vehicle prototypes


Drive experimental or prototypes of motor vehicles to acquire information on performance.

Alternative labels

drive prototypes of motor vehicles
check the performance of motor vehicle prototypes
inspect the performance of motor vehicle models
drive motor-driven vehicle prototypes
examine the performance of motor vehicle prototypes
control the movement of motor vehicle prototypes
drive motorised vehicle prototypes
test motor vehicle prototypes

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Drive motor vehicle prototypes is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Motor vehicle assembler: Motor vehicle assemblers install and put prefabricated motor vehicle parts and components together. They inspect the motor vehicles for defects, and test the assembled equipment for proper performance and conformity to quality standards.

Optional skill

Drive motor vehicle prototypes is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Automotive test driver: Automotive test drivers drive prototype and pre-production vehicles and assess their performance, safety and comfort. They test the models in various driving situations and prepare reports to help engineers improve their designs and identify problems. They can work for manufacturers, independent vehicle test organisations or automotive magazines.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022