This is a guest post, my thoughts are added at the end.
It’s hard not to stereotype people on the road. We all do it, but it’s not just us. Sometimes when we look for a motor insurance quote online we get stereotyped too. What’s your age? Sex? How long have you been driving? That kind of thing. We can’t but fail to be put into a group. But that’s for the official statisticians. What about the unofficial groups you see on the road?
He yearns for the days when he could cruise around in his Audi TT. Maybe even that Porsche that he dreamed of while spending his teenage years engrossed in Top Gear Magazine and the ten minute Television X preview. Now the sprogs have dropped and it’s a Volvo estate all the way. Bad times.
You can hear them from miles away. If not by the twin exhaust dragging on the floor behind the Vauxhall Nova with the Technics sticker in the back, it’s by the thud of the sub woofer in the boot drowning out the tinny speed garage or drum and bass which causes the occupants heads to bob in unison. No we don’t want a race. And yes your car does stink of your “home-grown herbs”.