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Survey Shows People Put Off Car Servicing
Survey Shows People Put Off Car Servicing

22 Mar 2010, 14:09 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / After commissioning a survey, the aftersales team from Vauxhall found out what activities people usually put off. It has consequently emerged that DIY takes first place, with 42 percent of the votes...

 
Michael Schumacher - the Most Famous F1 Driver in FOTA Survey
Michael Schumacher - the Most Famous F1 Driver in FOTA Survey

22 Mar 2010, 08:57 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Of course, we didn't need a survey to tell us who is the most famous Formula One driver nowadays, especially since the man himself made a huge comeback into the sport this year. But the Formula...

 
Survey Predicts 25% Car Sales Increase in March
Survey Predicts 25% Car Sales Increase in March

19 Mar 2010, 15:00 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / A JD Power survey has some good news for car dealers. Apparently new-vehicle buyers are returning to dealer showrooms in March, lured by incentives, after the news about recall and bad weather kept ...

 
Porsche Tops JD Power Dependability Study
Porsche Tops JD Power Dependability Study

18 Mar 2010, 14:57 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / The auto industry seems to be heading into the right direction, as a J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study shows that 25 of 36 vehicle brands have improved in long-term dependability in 2010 as com...

 
Customers Stay Loyal to Toyota, Survey Shows
Customers Stay Loyal to Toyota, Survey Shows

15 Mar 2010, 10:48 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Despite the wave of recalls and accidents involving Toyota and Lexus vehicles, which was rumored to have strongly affected the Japanese carmaker’s image, a recent survey shows Toyota customers...

 
Nissan Presents Retailer of the Year Award
Nissan Presents Retailer of the Year Award

14 Mar 2010, 10:11 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / After introducing the new Juke, Micra & Leaf, the top Nissan performers were handed awards celebrating excellence in 10 categories. The top winner for Overall Retailer of the Year was J. S. Holm...

 
BMW 5-Series Voted UK's Most Anticipated Car
BMW 5-Series Voted UK's Most Anticipated Car

9 Mar 2010, 15:32 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / The new BMW 5-Series saloon which is about to go on sale this month has just been voted UK’s most highly anticipated new car of 2010, according to a new survey conducted by ContractHireAndLeas...

 
Nissan Dealer Satisfaction Up in the UK, Survey Shows
Nissan Dealer Satisfaction Up in the UK, Survey Shows

8 Mar 2010, 08:27 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Following recent reports from the National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA) Dealer Attitude Survey, Nissan has shown significant improvements in several areas to become the 8th most valued fran...

 
Mercedes-Benz Tops Customer Satisfaction Survey
Mercedes-Benz Tops Customer Satisfaction Survey

1 Mar 2010, 15:41 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / Recession forced car dealers to pay more attention to the customers, so most of them had to improve their customer service. Then again, brands like Mercedes-Benz didn’t need improvements, as t...

 
Survey Shows UK’s Lottery Winners’ Preferred Auto Brand
Survey Shows UK’s Lottery Winners’ Preferred Auto Brand

1 Mar 2010, 15:13 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / Ever wonder what would you do with all that cash if you were a lottery winner? Of course you did, and we bet that a bunch of extravagant supercars were on the top of your shopping list, alongside ov...

 
UK’s Top 10 Most Hated Driving Habbits
UK’s Top 10 Most Hated Driving Habbits

16 Feb 2010, 15:09 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / For most of us, it’s impossible to face traffic without shouting, swearing or giving the finger a few times on our way to the office. There’s not much respect left in the world, and that...

 
Survey Shows Americans Have Lost Faith in Toyota
Survey Shows Americans Have Lost Faith in Toyota

16 Feb 2010, 10:28 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / Ever wonder what would people buy instead of Toyota, with the Japanese car manufacturer facing disaster nowadays? A recent survey shows that 80 percent of American car buyers would chose a Ford, Chr...

 
Survey Shows Distracted Drivers Unaffected by Law Against Texting
Survey Shows Distracted Drivers Unaffected by Law Against Texting

5 Jan 2010, 11:44 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / A study conducted by odbEdge, the creator of Cellcontrol, revealed some worrying conclusions: 72 percent of the people who took part in the survey said that they will keep using their mobile phones ...

 
Daimler Truck Financial Wins Dealer Satisfaction Survey
Daimler Truck Financial Wins Dealer Satisfaction Survey

9 Dec 2009, 13:28 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / While most financing companies are facing difficult times and the US trucking industry is down due to sales drop, Daimler Truck Financial was placed first in the annual dealer satisfaction survey co...

 
11% Vehicles Have at Least One Bald Tire, Survey Shows
11% Vehicles Have at Least One Bald Tire, Survey Shows

19 Nov 2009, 13:28 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / A recent survey conducted by the AAA on more than 7,000 vehicles revealed that 11 percent of them had at least one bald tire, which could increase the risk of crash, especially during fall and winte...

 
UK Votes BMW Range Most Reliable in the UK
UK Votes BMW Range Most Reliable in the UK

6 Nov 2009, 13:43 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / Taking a reliability test has never been so easy. In the UK, a survey undertaken by Fleet News meant researching into 900,000 cars by asking the help of 50 leasing companies from the country that op...

 
Women Drivers Are More Stressed When Parking...
Women Drivers Are More Stressed When Parking...

23 Sep 2009, 10:31 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / A recent survey conducted by a renowned motor insurer found that women behind the wheel tend to get stressed if someone is watching them and twice as more likely to ask somebody else to park their c...

 
Men and Women Have Similar Motivations to Ride Motorcycles
Men and Women Have Similar Motivations to Ride Motorcycles

21 Aug 2009, 14:52 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Thanks to a recent survey commissioned by Harley-Davidson, we found out that men and women share similar reasons for riding, as four out of five female and male riders agree that learning to ride a ...

 
Lady Gaga’s Poker Face in UK’s Favourite Driving Songs
Lady Gaga’s Poker Face in UK’s Favourite Driving Songs

19 Aug 2009, 14:39 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / A recent survey conducted on behalf of GM UK Fleet has identified which music is recommended (or not) to listen to while driving to holiday destinations. Surprisingly, the only new artist to appear ...

 
Flavio Briatore Appointed by the FOTA to Increase F1 Show
Flavio Briatore Appointed by the FOTA to Increase F1 Show

26 Jun 2009, 07:21 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / As part of the new agreement between the FIA and the FOTA, Formula One fans are to witness a more spectacular series from 2010 onwards. At least that is what FOTA CEO Luca di Montezemolo expects to...