Can We Guess Your Current Car?

Zoe Samuel

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About This Quiz

The car is one of the great iconic features of American life. Even people who don't have one — or who do have one but hardly ever use it — know exactly what sort of vehicle they'd like to have. Cars are not just about the chassis, the tires, the panels and the engine. They're about freedom, fashion, power and safety, and getting from A to B in comfort and style. What you drive says something about who you are, who you want to be, and where you're going — literally.

Some people want a car that is flashy, powerful and demands attention. Others prefer a vehicle that is understated, well-built and classy. Most people want as much car as they can get for their money, subject to sensible considerations like fuel economy, crash test safety rating and whether they can fit their whole family into it. 

How you choose your car is a combination of practicality, budget, lifestyle, work requirements and the area where you live. If you are fortunate enough to have good public transport, you can afford to be a little more flexible, but generally speaking, you're going to make this decision as much with your head as your heart. Tell us about yours, and we'll figure out what you're driving!

How much do you love your family?

How much do you blend in?

How aspirational are you?

How rough are your hands?

Do you appreciate clean, Scandinavian design?

Do you drive something cheap?

Is your car something you are proud of?

How much stuff could you pack into your vehicle?

Can your vehicle take a hit?

How important is safety to you?

How important is reliability to you?

How important is comfort to you?

How important is power to you?

What kind of sports car would you drive, given the chance?

How important is your car's infotainment system to you?

Which is more important to you, your car's purchase price or its running costs?

Do you appreciate little, well-thought out details?

Should your vehicle be light on its toes?

How important is your vehicle's reputation to you?

Would you ever consider a hybrid?

Do you like to let the wind into your car?

Would you let a dog into your car?

Would you take your car on a long road trip?

Do you commute by car?

Who do you usually have with you?

How many people can you pack into your car?

How high tech is your car?

If you pulled up at the drive-through, would you get a reaction?

Do you consider your car a status symbol?

Is your car a business expense?

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