Gamers “Worse Drivers” Than Non-Gamers

Study finds regular gamers twice as likely to speed, overtake, run red lights and suffer road rage.

A study by Continental Tyres has found that people who regularly play driving games make for worse drivers than non-gamers.

Continental asked 2,000 motorists– half of whom were regular gamers – between 17 and 39 years old about their driving habits. While gamers proclaimed themselves better drivers – giving their skill behind the wheel an average of six out of ten, one more than non-gamers, and also believing they had quicker reaction times and better understanding of gear changes and cornering – the results were quite different.

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LoneWanderer092732d ago

Am tired of this Studies here and there WTF!!!. I been a gamer all my life and i drive perfectly fine.