Londoners crowned Britain’s best drivers - driving score league table REVEALED

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It’s official: Londoners are Britain’s best drivers, according to our exclusive data. We crunched the numbers to find out which region has the best drivers… and the capital came up trumps!

Here's how each region scored, when we factored in acceleration, cornering, speed, focus and braking 👇

London has the country’s best drivers, according to our data. Scotland scored lowest on our driving score league table.

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The average Londoner’s score was 83 out of 100 - a very impressive total against stiff opposition from drivers in other regions.

Londoners particularly excelled at watching their speed, a category in which they scored 89 - the highest in the country.

They also scored highest in cornering, with a score of 75.

Their braking score was 73, their acceleration was 71 and their focus was 95. Not bad at all!

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Even though Londoners came out on top, they were pushed close by the North West, the East of England and the South East, who came in just a point behind with a driving score of 82.

The North East & Yorkshire, the East Midlands, Wales, the South West and the West Midlands all scored 81 points.

Scotland scored 80 points and came in last place, but still led the nation in acceleration (76) and braking (77).

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Updated on 3rd April 2023