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Most Women Rely on Men for Car Servicing, Study Says
Most Women Rely on Men for Car Servicing, Study Says

11 Jul 2011, 12:41 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / According to a recent study performed by car servicing network Bosch Car Service, three women in ten take their vehicles for a service, while the other seven rely on their male counterparts to do th...

 
Cars Are Most Exciting Places to Have Sex, Study Shows
Cars Are Most Exciting Places to Have Sex, Study Shows

21 Jun 2011, 08:22 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Have you ever found yourself lusting after your significant other or just a member of the opposite sex that’s sitting right next to you? If so, were you stroking the steering wheel, grabbing a...

 
Brand Keys Names Hyundai as Carmaker with Best US Customer Loyalty
Brand Keys Names Hyundai as Carmaker with Best US Customer Loyalty

8 Mar 2011, 14:47 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Hyundai has been on a bit of a roll these past few years, as the Korean carmakers’s US sales have been steadily climbing, thanks to new products like the Elantra and Sonata. However, in order ...

 
19 Percent of Drivers Admit to Using Internet While Driving
19 Percent of Drivers Admit to Using Internet While Driving

3 Mar 2011, 11:32 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Results published yesterday by State Farm, which are based on an online survey, show an alarming number of drivers are guilty of a very special kind of distracted driving. We are talking about using...

 
Nearly One Third of US Drivers Get Amorous while Behind the Wheel
Nearly One Third of US Drivers Get Amorous while Behind the Wheel

11 Feb 2011, 09:10 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Valentine’s Day is getting closer as we speak, and though some may see it just like a wicked marketing scheme that helps boost sales of related merchandise, the truth is that many get carried ...

 
What Do Drivers Fear the Most? Other Drivers...
What Do Drivers Fear the Most? Other Drivers...

27 Jan 2011, 14:51 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Road rage, that illusive concept that defines anything and everything from cursing while behind the wheel to taking your car and slamming it into the other guy's is only gonna get worse. Sorry ...

 
Car Sex Ruled by Old-timers
Car Sex Ruled by Old-timers

29 Dec 2010, 11:37 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / We don’t know exactly how many people love their cars, but we can now be certain that many like making love in their vehicles. According to a survey perfected by Autoquake.com, a British onlin...

 
Lewis Hamilton Voted the Coolest F1 Driver of 2010
Lewis Hamilton Voted the Coolest F1 Driver of 2010

20 Dec 2010, 15:13 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / As soon as the Formula One season ended this year, several polls have been conducted within the sport's fan base aimed at revealing some interesting, fun aspects of the recently ended campaign....

 
Over 13% of US Drivers Admitted to Have Been Drunk Behind the Wheel
Over 13% of US Drivers Admitted to Have Been Drunk Behind the Wheel

11 Dec 2010, 18:30 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / According to a recent study released by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), 30 million folks in the U.S. will drive drunk in an average year while another 10 mill...

 
Companies Could Fully Adopt Hybrids and EVs Within a Decade
Companies Could Fully Adopt Hybrids and EVs Within a Decade

10 Dec 2010, 17:17 UTC · By: Andrei Costea / Companies could ditch petrol powered cars in their fleets in favor of more eco-friendly vehicles powered by alternative fuels, according to a study carried out by Lex Autolease in the UK. "D...

 
Electric and Hybrid Vehicles Will Replace Family Cars
Electric and Hybrid Vehicles Will Replace Family Cars

10 Dec 2010, 15:27 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / According to a study published by eurotaxglass, the UK’s leading vehicle valuation specialist, almost two thirds of British motorists agree or partly agree that EVs will replace their current ...

 
US Customers Satisfied with Rental Car Companies
US Customers Satisfied with Rental Car Companies

26 Nov 2010, 10:17 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / It’s been so long since there has been anything completely positive being said about any sector of the American economy. Since the crisis began, all we have been hearing in reports has been d...

 
Ford EcoBoost, the Name of the Future
Ford EcoBoost, the Name of the Future

17 Nov 2010, 09:04 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Last year, American manufacturer Ford announced the introduction of the EcoBoost line of engines, which thanks to a series of new technologies are at least as powerful as gas-guzzling units, but les...

 
People Driving with Dogs Could Get Distracted
People Driving with Dogs Could Get Distracted

18 Aug 2010, 13:31 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The results of a recent survey conducted by the AAA and Kurgo revealed that dog owners often drive with their furry friend on board, with one in five allowing the dog to sit in their lap. This can m...

 
Motorists Prefer to Drive Alone, Skoda Survey Shows
Motorists Prefer to Drive Alone, Skoda Survey Shows

8 Jun 2010, 08:07 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / A recent survey commissioned by the British division of Skoda revealed that most motorists (60%) are happier when driving, a fact which, according to some, could be the key to a healthier life. Resu...

 
Honda Jazz Tops Consumer Satisfaction Survey
Honda Jazz Tops Consumer Satisfaction Survey

4 Jun 2010, 09:12 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The British division of Honda proudly announced today it has managed to appear within the top three manufacturers for five years running in JD Power’s Vehicle Ownership Satisfaction Study (VOS...

 
Motorcycles Are Good for Business, Survey Shows
Motorcycles Are Good for Business, Survey Shows

28 May 2010, 10:58 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / A recent survey conducted by the Motor Cycle Industry Association (MCI) found that motorcycle support services that includes leasing, publishing, insurance, couriers and training are said to be con...

 
Kids Rate Moms as Better Drivers than Dads
Kids Rate Moms as Better Drivers than Dads

28 Apr 2010, 13:37 UTC · By: Dan Mihalascu / They say kids don't lie. So here's what they answered when asked which of their parents was a better driver. Six out of ten children aged five to sixteen claim they are happier and more re...

 
German Fans Believe Schumacher's F1 Return Was a Mistake
German Fans Believe Schumacher's F1 Return Was a Mistake

23 Apr 2010, 05:41 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Michael Schumacher's decision to return to Formula One racing was a wrong one, if we are to look at the results of an opinion poll done in Germany in recent days. According to the survey, more ...

 
Ferrari - The Most Popular Team in Formula 1
Ferrari - The Most Popular Team in Formula 1

23 Mar 2010, 11:21 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Yesterday, we have presented to you some partial results of the survey conducted by the Formula One Teams Association (FOTA) and the Formula One Management (FOM) – named the 2010 LG Global Fan...