hit the brakes : 停车
I nearly went through the window when I hit the brake. I thought it was ABS.
run a red light： 闯红灯
She is so careless when driving and she just runs a red light.
cut someone off：强行超车
People like to cut each other off in this country.
Some jerk was tailgating me all the way to work.
pull over: 把车开到路肩（一般指差人把车逼停）
I got pulled over by the police on my way to school.
pull out of : 开车出来
I just pulled out of the parking lot.
speed up =accelerate: 加快
We are getting late, and we need to speed up a little bit.
make a u-turn:掉头（180度）
I saw a police officer at the end of the block, so I made a U-Turn.
At the roundabout, take the third exit.
They made a detour to avoid the town center.
pull in: 开进, 进站
He pulled in for some gas.