osv survey, brits hate parking

  • 15% of drivers avoid parallel parking completely
  • Three quarters of drivers get stage fright when trying to park in front of other drivers
  • One in five motorists go out of their way to avoid paying for parking

Every driver is different, and we all have our own strengths and weaknesses, but if there’s one point upon which most of us agree it’s that parking causes problems. Whether it’s a lack of spaces, the type of spaces available, or the impact the spaces are going to have on our pocket, we all have a pet parking hate. As diverse as our grumbles are however, new research conducted by OSV, the UK’s best independent vehicle supply professionals, has revealed that there’s one topic at the top of the parking pops – parallel parking.

Perhaps it stems from the trauma of driving lessons [...]

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