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# Women drivers

All time
# Churchill's Sneeze
Here are 17 incredible facts about oil-rich Saudi Arabia
Apparently women drivers could “undermine social values”.
# stereotype
Audi's new campaign challenges stereotypes of women drivers and people are loving it
Well played.
# Women drivers
The guards have responded to that 'sexist' tweet
The tweet from the gardaí caused quite a bit of bother online.
# Black Box
More women than men take on feedback to become better drivers
Black box technology gave feedback back to drivers on their driving habits.
# pink parking
Chinese shopping mall introduces wider spaces for women drivers
Now you can be as messy as you like!
# you told us
Top readers' comments of the week
Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?
Column: Women really ARE better drivers. Insurance should reflect this.
While women may be worse than men at parking, we are better drivers and our insurance premiums should show that, writes AA Ireland’s Miriam O’Neill.
# Women drivers
Allowing Saudi women to drive will encourage them to have sex before marriage: report
Conservative academic’s report was sent to the all-male council which advises the Saudi monarchy.
# Poll
Poll: Are women more likely to use their mobile phones while driving?
Today we’re asking if women are more likely to have their eyes on their phones while behind the wheel, after a senior Garda said that young females are more likely to be texting while driving.
# Saudi Arabia
Saudi woman behind female drivers campaign re-arrested
Saudi authorities have accused Manal al-Sherif of violating public order after she launched an online campaign to encourage other women to defy convention and get behind the wheel.
# Women drivers
Era of cheaper insurance for women comes to an end
The European Court of Justice has ruled in favour of a Belgian challenge to the practice of giving young women a discount on their car insurance.