A very big thanks to all 200 of you who replied to the ‘how old, what car do you drive?’ blog. The information you’ve provided us with is invaluable, but it’s also fascinating (in a really good way) to discover how much variation there is out there – even if your average age is a fairly predictable 38, and your average car – a BMW – is similarly unsurprising.

If you’re interested, here are the general findings.

Average age of reader: 38

Top 10 brands1: BMW - 352: Mazda - 203: Renault - 184: Audi - 165: Porsche - 166: Ford - 157: Fiat - 148: Mercedes - 139: Honda - 1210: Nissan - 12 Top models1: BMW 3 series – 162: Mazda MX5– 103: Renault Clio - 84: New Mini – 75: Mercedes E-class – 6

Selection of other interesting vehicles ownedAlfa GTV6Alpine A310Alvis TE21Aston V8 VantageAutobianchi A112Citroen DSCorvette C6 convertibleFerrari F430 SpiderFord Escort RS 2000Gardiner Douglas Cobra replicaHafflingerJag S3 XJ12Lamborghini Gallardo SpyderLancia Delta Integrale (various)Lotus 2-11MGAMGBMGB GTMGB RV8Morris OxfordNissan Maxima!Nissan R35 GTRPeugeot 405 MI 16Porsche 930 TurboSaab Viggen convertibleSunbeam TigerVignale GamineZagato Fulvia