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Previous polls

25 November 2017

Are speed traps effective at reducing road deaths and curbing poor driving behaviour?

No, it’s just a means of generating fines 50% 6752 votes

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Visible policing will be more effective 41% 5598 votes

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Yes, it makes me slow down and saves lives 9% 1176 votes

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22 November 2017

Will SA crash test results influence your next vehicle purchase?

Yes, safety is critical 49% 13854 votes

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Depends on vehicle price 27% 7720 votes

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Price is more important than safety 7% 1848 votes

7

No, doesn't matter to me 18% 4985 votes

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08 November 2017

Will crash test results influence your next vehicle purchase?

Yes, safety is critical 49% 9218 votes

49

Depends on vehicle price 28% 5319 votes

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Price is more important than safety 6% 1234 votes

6

No, doesn't matter to me 17% 3231 votes

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03 November 2017

What are some of your most common car problems?

Fuel consumption 46% 5793 votes

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Low performance 7% 854 votes

7

Engine malfunction 5% 656 votes

5

Electronic issues 21% 2579 votes

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All of the above 21% 2647 votes

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16 October 2017

The price of vehicle licence fees could go up soon. What do you think of this?

It's ridiculous 30% 8569 votes

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It's fair 2% 659 votes

2

It's just another money making scheme 68% 19242 votes

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12 October 2017

Have you seen the 'prophet of doom' ad? Do you think it will deter traffic-fine dodgers in SA?

No, it's offensive 8% 703 votes

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No, but it's a funny clip 23% 2063 votes

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Yes, makes me think twice 2% 150 votes

2

I haven't seen it 68% 6203 votes

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14 September 2017

Which one of these fuel-saving myths do you believe?

Gearing into neutral at stops 4% 660 votes

4

A full tank of fuel is more efficient 8% 1488 votes

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Dirty air filter leads to lower mileage 23% 4055 votes

23

Cruising downhill saves petrol 26% 4697 votes

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None of the above 39% 6846 votes

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12 September 2017

What do you think of slow drivers in the fast lane?

It causes unnecessary congestion 24% 3792 votes

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They should be fined for creating unsafe road conditions 53% 8329 votes

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I usually overtake and return to the 'fast lane'. 11% 1778 votes

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Not a problem, it's speeding drivers that are the real issue 11% 1794 votes

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06 September 2017

Aarto bill: The proposed SA Driver Demerit system ...

will curb road deaths in South Africa. 7% 940 votes

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won't stop bad drivers. 20% 2831 votes

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is just another money-making scheme. 74% 10565 votes

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05 September 2017

How likely are you to buy a new car, bakkie in SA?

Quite likely as the Rand has improved 9% 5 votes

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Cars, bakkies are too expensive in SA 41% 23 votes

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I'd rather purchase a cheaper second-hand car 50% 28 votes

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