Many motorists 'make love in car'
Published 17/08/2010 | 10:02
Many motorists not only love their cars but are also happy to make love in them, according to a poll.
As many as 65% have had sex in their motor, the survey of 1,026 people by the Auto Trader company found.
Among men the in-car romance figure rises to 71%, while it is 61% for women.
Sex in the car is most prevalent in the east of England where 75% admitted to having indulged. In contrast, as many as 42% of Welsh people said they had never got amorous in a motor.
The poll also showed that 45% have sex in their cars with regular partners, with most saying they find the car a convenient place for romance.
A total of 22% said the thrill came from the chance they might get caught in the act.
As many as 50% were put off by the fact that there was not enough room in a car for lovemaking, while 8% had tried it with the roof down.