Germans found to be Europe’s most aggressive drivers
Tailgating, shouting insults – nowhere in Europe do drivers react as intensely as they do in Germany, a recent study shows.
Two out of three (67%) admitted to using offensive gestures, and verbal abuse, to insult other drivers.
More than one-third (34%) said they purposefully follow close behind, or otherwise annoy drivers, in order to intimidate them.
PS: Oddity 125. Fun German Games you didn’t know you were participating in: Tailgate Tag. Germans love to drive up to within just a few inches behind the slower moving cars on the left lane of the autobahn and bully them over to the right.