Yet another reason not to text and drive — a new study from the U.K.’s Institute of Advanced Motorists found that woman find bad drivers less attractive as romantic partners.
84% of the women in the study said that bad driving behavior makes men less attractive. In fact, these women said that bad male drivers were 50% less attractive than good drivers.
Among the driving behaviors that women found most off-putting: illegal overtaking, road rage, bad parking, texting while driving.
The men in the study, however, were more forgiving. Only 28% found bad driving to be a turn-off. In fact, 52% of men found a woman’s bad driving to increase her attractiveness!