What's The Most Unreliable Car You've Ever Owned? 

Car ownership can be a mixed bag. One day it's about the wind in your hair, singing an off-pitch rendition of Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, while the next can be wasted sitting in an oily mechanic's waiting room looking at the 2005 Babes And Bolt-Ons calendar, wondering if alternators really do cost $300. » 3/17/15 5:25pm 3/17/15 5:25pm

We Asked You for Your Uber Score. Here's What We Learned.

Valleywag is fascinated with Uber. A few weeks ago, with the goal of better understanding who uses the the car-service app, Valleywag editor Dan Lyons asked readers to send in their Uber Scores alongside some demographic information. » 2/06/15 2:33pm 2/06/15 2:33pm

Most Travelers Have Zero Loyalty To A Particular Airline

In a recent survey of airline passengers, results revealed that 63 percent travelers do not have a preferred airline. The survey, conducted for TheStreet also showed that only five percent choose flights based on receiving frequent flier miles. » 8/12/14 5:30pm 8/12/14 5:30pm

Travelers Are Willing To Pay More To Have Wi-Fi On Their Flights

Honeywell has released its 2nd annual wireless connectivity survey, and the results have shown that having Wi-Fi on a flight is really important to most travelers. So much so, that 22 percent admitted to paying more for their ticket, just to have Wi-Fi availability on their plane. » 7/25/14 12:22pm 7/25/14 12:22pm

Undressing, Sexual Acts Among Top Activities While Driving

According to a recent survey, approximately 35% of drivers have undressed or changed clothes while driving, 29% of drivers admit to kissing while in motion, and another 15% say they've engaged in sexual acts while in the driver's seat. » 5/25/10 4:00pm 5/25/10 4:00pm

Insider Trading: You Give Us Data, We'll Give You Money

We could make some clever comment about the economy, but we'll spare you. Take our survey, and someone will win a $300 AMEX card. Survey ends Wednesday at 6pm EST, so get at it. [Rules] » 2/05/09 3:00pm 2/05/09 3:00pm

Fill Out a Survey, Win Chance At $300 Visa Gift Card!

We've been asked to ask you if you'd be so kind as to spend ten minutes on the following survey. For your time, you'll be entered in a contest for a $300 Visa gift card. If you win, promise to buy us something nice, OK? Follow the link for the survey. [ SURVEY » 8/20/08 10:30am 8/20/08 10:30am]

Survey: 80% Of Americans Use Cellphones While Driving

A recent survey by the Nationwide insurance company has shown some surprising results in regards to cell phone usage among Americans.
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The report cites some of the as the reason the teenagers are the lowest cell phone users while driving. The survey also cites American's need and pressure to always stay in touch as…

Take This Survey, Win A Date With A Swedish Booth "Professional"

OK, not really, but if you win the $100 AMEX gift card going out to one random survey participant via the link below, you'll be part of the way towards buying a plane ticket to head out to Geneva to meet your own Swiss Miss. Or you can just spend some time ogling the "Professionals" some more. Standard contest rules… » 3/05/08 5:10pm 3/05/08 5:10pm

Survey Says: Less-Educated, Less-Affluent, Distaff People More Likely…

Yeesh. This thing made our brain spin with its litany of stats and demos. But apparently — if we're reading this right — low-income women without a college degree are more likely to see their cars as vaguely human than others are. We'd be interested to see a poll of poor, female tifose with a lack of education. We're… » 1/16/07 5:03pm 1/16/07 5:03pm

Women Harder to Please than Men in Cars, Chuh

We once put a ring on the finger of a woman whose career to date had been customer service. And when she got bad service herself, she was more than willing to complain about it. Rather loudly, we might add. We've also been in customer service. Or cotomer sevis, if you will. We understand when peons are hamstrung by… » 10/25/06 5:45pm 10/25/06 5:45pm

Say What? Jaguar Tops German Quality Rating

No, that's not a typo. Jaguar took first in a quality survey published by German magazine Auto Zeitung. Sure, it's been the butt of quality-related jokes ("I have a Jaguar, but I drive a...") throughout the past four decades, with some owners reporting their cars just shut down in mid-drive, never to restart again,… » 9/19/06 7:26am 9/19/06 7:26am

The Cars That the Ladies Think Are Sexy

People often call us LL Cool J, for the ladies do love the cool Jalopnik. You can't take away our radio, and beat is for Eric B. and us as well. But when Road and Travel magazine surveyed members of the distaff gender as to which cars were sexiest, there was no mention of any of the vehicles owned by we Jalops… » 6/20/06 3:30pm 6/20/06 3:30pm

Brits Tout British-Built Cars' Popularity in Britain

Britons are chuffed that four of the top ten most satisfying cars available in Blighty are built by British hands. The cars? The Honda Civic, Toyota Avensis, Toyota Corolla and Jaguar S-type. And let's see, Honda and Toyota are Japanese, while Jaguar's owned by Ford. Yet What Car? editor David Motton has the gall to… » 6/02/06 4:42pm 6/02/06 4:42pm