Market Research RSS Feedshttp://www.djsresearch.co.ukMarket Research RSS FeedsFri, 23 Apr 2021 18:00:43 BST Cars will continue to be first transport choice for around half journeys post-Covid, finds survey Cars will continue to be first transport choice for around half journeys post-Covid: A survey of UK adults has found that people in the UK largely expect to return to the mode of travel they used before the pandemic when life returns to 'normal', with cars the preferred choice for around half journeys. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Cars-will-continue-to-be-first-transport-choice-for-around-half-journeys-post-Covid-finds-survey-04852 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Cars-will-continue-to-be-first-transport-choice-for-around-half-journeys-post-Covid-finds-survey-04852 Number of motorists forgetting MOT test has tripled during lockdown, finds survey Number of motorists forgetting MOT test has tripled during lockdown: A survey has found that the number of drivers who forgot to get their car booked in for its MOT by more than three weeks rose threefold in the last half of 2020. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Number-of-motorists-forgetting-MOT-test-has-tripled-during-lockdown-finds-survey-04838 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Number-of-motorists-forgetting-MOT-test-has-tripled-during-lockdown-finds-survey-04838 Six in 10 in-market car buyers are ready to buy in April, finds survey Six in 10 in-market car buyers are ready to buy in April: A survey has found that 59% of in-market car buyers are reorganising their buying plans to make a car purchase as soon as lockdown restrictions are lifted in mid-April. The polling by What Car? followed the announcement by Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, that all non-essential retail can reopen on April 12 as we come out of the nation's third Covid-19 lockdown. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Six-in-10-in-market-car-buyers-are-ready-to-buy-in-April-finds-survey-04813 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Six-in-10-in-market-car-buyers-are-ready-to-buy-in-April-finds-survey-04813 60% of UK adults would rent an electric vehicle on holiday to reduce their carbon footprint, reveals poll 60% of UK adults would rent an electric vehicle on holiday to reduce their carbon footprint: A survey of UK adults has found that 60% would rent an electric vehicle whilst on holiday to reduce their carbon footprint. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/60percent-of-UK-adults-would-rent-an-electric-vehicle-on-holiday-to-reduce-their-carbon-footprint-reveals-poll-04796 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/60percent-of-UK-adults-would-rent-an-electric-vehicle-on-holiday-to-reduce-their-carbon-footprint-reveals-poll-04796 Consumer confidence up, reveals survey, as 20% of in-market car buyers look to buy car in the next four weeks despite Covid-19 Consumer confidence up, reveals survey, as 20% of in-market car buyers look to buy car in the next four weeks despite Covid-19: A survey of in-market car buyers by consumer magazine, What Car? has found that consumer confidence is three times higher than it was during the first Covid-19 lockdown last March, with 20% looking to buy a vehicle within the next four weeks. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Consumer-confidence-up-reveals-survey-as-20percent-of-in-market-car-buyers-look-to-buy-car-in-the-next-four-weeks-despite-Covid-19-04779 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Consumer-confidence-up-reveals-survey-as-20percent-of-in-market-car-buyers-look-to-buy-car-in-the-next-four-weeks-despite-Covid-19-04779 Survey reveals the most stressful aspects of driving for motorists, with driving in the snow on top Survey reveals the most stressful aspects of driving for motorists, with driving in the snow on top: Finding a parking space, driving in fog, and hitting a pothole; just some of the top answers given when survey respondents were asked about the aspects of driving that bother them the most. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Survey-reveals-the-most-stressful-aspects-of-driving-for-motorists-with-driving-in-the-snow-on-top-04725 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Survey-reveals-the-most-stressful-aspects-of-driving-for-motorists-with-driving-in-the-snow-on-top-04725 Survey reveals that car buyers still keen to visit dealerships despite Covid-19 Survey reveals that car buyers still keen to visit dealerships despite Covid-19: A survey of people looking to buy a car has found that despite restrictions and concerns over coronavirus, the majority will 'definitely' or 'probably' visit a car showroom before purchasing a new vehicle. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Survey-reveals-that-car-buyers-still-keen-to-visit-dealerships-despite-Covid-19-04721 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Survey-reveals-that-car-buyers-still-keen-to-visit-dealerships-despite-Covid-19-04721 44% of motorists think they will not be ready to own an electric vehicle by 2035 deadline, reveals survey 44% of motorists think they will not be ready to own an electric vehicle by 2035 deadline: A survey of motorists has found that 44% feel they will not be ready to move over to an electric car by the deadline set by the government of 2035. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/44percent-of-motorists-think-they-will-not-be-ready-to-own-an-electric-vehicle-by-2035-deadline-reveals-survey-04708 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/44percent-of-motorists-think-they-will-not-be-ready-to-own-an-electric-vehicle-by-2035-deadline-reveals-survey-04708 93% of visitors to motorway service stations are satisfied with their experience, reveals poll 93% of visitors to motorway service stations are satisfied with their experience: A survey of motorists has found that the vast majority of people visiting motorway service stations (93%) are either 'fairly' or 'very satisfied' with their experience - this is an increase from 89% last year. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/93percent-of-visitors-to-motorway-service-stations-are-satisfied-with-their-experience-reveals-poll-04664 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/93percent-of-visitors-to-motorway-service-stations-are-satisfied-with-their-experience-reveals-poll-04664 RAC survey reveals where drivers are planning to stay overnight when lockdown rules change on July 4 RAC survey reveals where drivers are planning to stay overnight when lockdown rules change on July 4: An RAC survey of 1,400 drivers has suggested that as many as 10 million people will take to the roads this weekend (4 July 2020) as lockdown rules are relaxed. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/RAC-survey-reveals-where-drivers-are-planning-to-stay-overnight-when-lockdown-rules-change-on-July-4-04652 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/RAC-survey-reveals-where-drivers-are-planning-to-stay-overnight-when-lockdown-rules-change-on-July-4-04652 Air pollution reductions due to Covid-19 steering more drivers towards electric cars, according to poll Air pollution reductions due to Covid-19 steering more drivers to electric cars: With so many negative headlines about the impact that COVID-19 is having around the globe, a positive story is always welcome news. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Air-pollution-reductions-due-to-Covid-19-steering-more-drivers-towards-electric-cars-according-to-poll-04624 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Air-pollution-reductions-due-to-Covid-19-steering-more-drivers-towards-electric-cars-according-to-poll-04624 Nissan Leaf is UK's most recognised electric car, according to survey Nissan Leaf is the UK's most recognised electric car: A survey of more than 700 people asking them to rank the most recognisable electric cars out of a portfolio of 16, has found the Nissan Leaf came out on top. The car is currently the best selling electric vehicle on sale in the world. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Nissan-Leaf-is-UKs-most-recognised-electric-car-according-to-survey-04599 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Nissan-Leaf-is-UKs-most-recognised-electric-car-according-to-survey-04599 Just 1% of 50+ drivers believe new cars are designed with them in mind, according to survey Just 1% of 50+ drivers believe new cars are designed with them in mind: A poll of 6,500 drivers over the age of 50 has found that just 1% believe that the newest cars on the market are designed with the needs of older drivers in mind. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Just-1percent-of-50-drivers-believe-new-cars-are-designed-with-them-in-mind-according-to-survey-04557 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Just-1percent-of-50-drivers-believe-new-cars-are-designed-with-them-in-mind-according-to-survey-04557 Survey reveals most annoying driving habits of motorists Survey reveals most annoying driving habits of motorists: A survey has revealed the top annoyances experienced by motorists in the UK, with more than half those polled (55%) saying other drivers not indicating before a manoeuvre was the most irritating. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Survey-reveals-most-annoying-driving-habits-of-motorists-04522 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Survey-reveals-most-annoying-driving-habits-of-motorists-04522 Survey reveals top concerns of motorists, with road rage on the increase Survey reveals top concerns of motorists, with road rage on the increase: A new RAC survey has revealed that three in ten motorists cite 'aggressive behaviour of other drivers' as one of their main concerns when driving in the UK, with the number of respondents saying it was their main concern doubling since last year's poll from 4% to 8%. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Survey-reveals-top-concerns-of-motorists-with-road-rage-on-the-increase-04485 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Survey-reveals-top-concerns-of-motorists-with-road-rage-on-the-increase-04485 69% of UK motorists put off electric cars due to fears over charging points, reveals survey 69% of UK motorists put off electric cars due to fears over charging points: A survey has revealed that the number one reason motorists in the UK are turned off electric vehicles (EVs) is because they fear the infrastructure to recharge their vehicle is not yet where it should be. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/69percent-of-UK-motorists-put-off-electric-cars-due-to-fears-over-charging-points-reveals-survey-04433 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/69percent-of-UK-motorists-put-off-electric-cars-due-to-fears-over-charging-points-reveals-survey-04433 More than three-quarters of UK motorists say owning a car is ‘essential to everyday life’, according to poll. More than three-quarters of UK motorists say owning a car is 'essential to everyday life': A new survey has suggested that many of us would struggle to give up our cars, especially those living in rural areas. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/More-than-three-quarters-of-UK-motorists-say-owning-a-car-is-essential-to-everyday-life-according-to-poll-04435 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/More-than-three-quarters-of-UK-motorists-say-owning-a-car-is-essential-to-everyday-life-according-to-poll-04435 Just a quarter of UK motorists would trust driverless cars, reveals survey Just a quarter of UK motorists would trust driverless cars: A survey by the AA has revealed that while seven in ten (71%) UK motorists have heard about the concept of driverless vehicles, less than a quarter (23%) would trust a vehicle to drive by itself while they were inside it. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Just-a-quarter-of-UK-motorists-would-trust-driverless-cars-reveals-survey-04457 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Just-a-quarter-of-UK-motorists-would-trust-driverless-cars-reveals-survey-04457 UK's most reliable car brand revealed in survey of car owners UK's most reliable car brand revealed in survey of car owners: A recent survey has revealed the nation's most reliable car brand, according to the number of issues experienced. The 2019 JD Power survey polled 11,530 owners of vehicles registered from November 2015 to January 2018 about issues they had experienced with their cars across eight categories including driving experience; features/controls/displays (FCD); vehicle interior; and engine and transmission. The survey found Peugeot to be the most reliable car brand over the last twelve months, with the least problems recorded - 77 per 100 vehicles. Behind the French car manufacturer was Skoda (88 PP100) followed by Hyundai (90 PP100) Nissan (94 pp100) and Suzuki (94 PP100). The poll also found that only one premium brand made it into the top ten (Volvo, in tenth position, with 106 problems recorded per 100 vehicles. Looking more at the premium brands, Mercedes- Benz came in at 2oth position, the second premium car entry in the survey, followed by Land Rover (21st position), Jaguar (23rd) and Audi (167). A the bottom of the poll was BMW with 181 problems recorded per 100 vehicles flagged in the survey. The poll also found that just under half the respondents polled said they would 'definitely' buy a car from the same manufacturer when they come to update their vehicle, which compares to just 43% in 2015. Looking further at repurchase intent, more than half (54%) of those who did not experience problems intend to repurchase the same brand (the same as last year), whereas of drivers who had costly repairs and said that owning their car was 'very unsatisfactory', just 16% said they 'definitely will' buy the same brand next time. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/UKs-most-reliable-car-brand-revealed-in-survey-of-car-owners-04382 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/UKs-most-reliable-car-brand-revealed-in-survey-of-car-owners-04382 Over half motorists believe video games encourage dangerous driving, according to poll Over half motorists believe video games encourage dangerous driving: A new piece of research has found more than half the motorists polled believe that dangerous driving is being fuelled by video games played by youngsters. http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Over-half-motorists-believe-video-games-encourage-dangerous-driving-according-to-poll-04334 http://www.djsresearch.co.uk/blog/article/Over-half-motorists-believe-video-games-encourage-dangerous-driving-according-to-poll-04334