Safe Driving Tips from America's Most Undistracted Driver
Gordon, the first person to soon drive three million miles in the same car - a 1966 Volvo P1800 - says patience, awareness and tune-ups are keys to safe driving
ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (June 11, 2013) -- The first three things Irv Gordon did 47 years ago after purchasing a shiny red 1966 Volvo P1800 were to adjust his seat, check the mirrors and buckle up. After driving the same car more than
2.99 million miles, the Long Island native still abides by these rules.
Gordon has gained worldwide attention by becoming the first person to drive almost three million miles in the same car. In September, Gordon plans to turn three million miles in Alaska, one of two U.S. states he has never visited and a fitting backdrop for this historic moment.
Reaching this unprecedented milestone is due in part to Gordon's safe driving habits - driving with patience and awareness, and scheduling regular tune-ups at his long-time Volvo dealership. Gordon offers these additional safe-driving tips to fellow drivers:
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