Poorer people drive slowly - German survey

Newswire

FRANKFURT, Feb 27 (Reuters) - The poor drive slowly on Germany's motorways while the better-off regularly drive faster than recommended and with scant regard to petrol consumption, a survey published on Tuesday showed. Only 37 percent of drivers with a net income below 1,500 euros ($1,982) a month drove faster than 130 km (80 miles) per hour, the TNS Infratest poll said. But among motorists earning more than 2,500 euros a month, almost every second person exceeded the recommended speed ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Poorer people drive slowly - German survey" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: amclincha@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2622
 

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×