White Van Man is as unpopular as ever with other motorists, according to a survey by Holiday Autos.
The poll found that drivers of white vans and lorries were considered among the most annoying road users.
But motorists also revealed they had gripes with drivers who throw litter from their cars, hog the middle lane of the motorway and fail to use their indicators.
Holiday Autos managing director Stuart Nassos said: ‘There is nothing worse when driving than not knowing what the drivers around you are doing. The most common cause of uncertainty is the failure to indicate.
‘Whether it’s true or not, lorry and white van drivers seem to have a reputation for not indicating, and driving aggressively.’
Two-thirds of those questioned by Holiday Autos said they found overly aggressive drivers more annoying than those who are slow and cautious.
Almost half said the worst drivers were those behind the wheel of a BMW, while drivers – like white van men – are considered plain annoying.
Questions on nationality revealed that 80% thought Britons were the best drivers. Italians were seen as the worst drivers, followed by the French.
© Press Association 2008
All the latest car news
For daily consumer news, subscribe to the here.
If you have an older web browser you may need to copy and paste this link into your newsreader: https://www.which.co.uk/feeds/reviews/news.xml . Find out more about RSS in the Which? guide to news feeds.
Which? Car email
To be kept in the loop on all the manufacturer offers and great car deals we spot each week, sign up for our Which? Car email – delivered to your inbox every Friday, and including all our latest news and first drive reviews, too.