How to become a automotive test driver and find driving jobs
Here you will find out how to become a automotive test driver. I will also show you where to apply and the basic requirements to be a automotive test driver.Test driving jobs are not available in every state use the search feature to find out, if not you can search for driving jobs near you. The internet is full of misinformation about automotive test drivers. First off most automotive test drivers are durability test drivers and that's where you will begin. As a durability test driver you will drive prototype, pre-production in all phases and test mule vehicles. For the most part you will not be driving the real nice cars you see in magazine reviews. The vehicles you see reviewed in magazines go through special tests before being released for review. You may be ask to prepare these vehicles for review. For instance most review vehicles do an engine break-in , Brake burnish and testing on the dynamics pad to ensure the vehicles being reviewed are at their best.
* Durability test drivers perform drive cycles on a test track, on the chassis dyno, charging the vehicles and cycling parts ( doors, windows, seats, switches and etc.).
* Document test event information throughout vehicle testing.
* Evaluate vehicle performance and quality while performing test cycles and communicate observations to test technicians and engineers.
* Assist technicians and engineers to duplicate vehicle behaviors observed during vehicle testing.