Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Family & Kids(Entertainment)
Filter PR by
  
Residents in the UAE and KSA say their favourite childhood memories are from family road trips
 
  •  Two in five (39%) consider the time they spend with their children in the car is a valuable time to talk to them
  •  Over a third (35%) believe the car is a safe space where they and their loved ones can open up to one another
  •  The Eid Al Adha long weekend is the ideal time for families and friends to bond during a road trip 
 
 
06, August 2019:   In an age where social media hinders most of our physical human activity, Volkswagen Middle East’s latest study reveals that families use the time spent in the car to share secrets, clear their mind and create new memories. With a four-day weekend around the corner, Eid Al Adha is the perfect time for families and friends to reconnect during a road trip.
 
The survey undertaken by global research company, Censuswide, asked a series of questions to over 1000 respondents in the UAE and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. With a substantial amount of time spent in the car, families use this time for invaluable moments with loved ones. Over a third (35%) believe the car is a safe space where they and their loved ones can open up to one another, while two in five (37%) say some of their favourite childhood memories are from family road trips. 
 
People in the region enjoy driving too, with the poll revealing that almost half of respondents (43%) said they are most likely to sing whilst driving and a third (33%) even saying that they enjoy telling jokes! Close to a quarter (23%) stated that they are most likely to share gossip or secrets whilst being in the car. 
With increasingly busy schedules and minimal time disconnected from the internet and the screen, it’s becoming more important now than ever before to ensure quality time with family.
 
 Rather than typing a message or email, physical human interaction proves better for the over-all wellbeing of the whole family. 
The most desired features in a car to make the journey pleasurable, include comfortable seats (46%) and USB portals (33%), and almost a third (30%) stated space as the most important. The Eid Al Adha break gives families time to cherish quality time with family in the car as they travel together to nearby destinations like Oman, KSA or the UAE. 
 
The world we live in is more connected than ever before, with people spending hours every day on their smartphones or tablets, immersing themselves in a world online. Research has shown that time spent in the car can be quality time, with people sharing conversations with loved ones, going on adventurous road trips or enjoying singalongs whilst on the road. This Eid Al Adha, families and friends are encouraged to create new memories together and to connect doing the things that they enjoy the most. 
 
Last year, Volkswagen Middle East launched its first seven-seater SUV into the GCC, the Teramont. The ultimate SUV received an unprecedented response from the industry and customers alike, in particular for its safety and connectivity, verifying its appeal amongst families.


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 4410 times
PR Category : Entertainment
Posted on : Tuesday, August 6, 2019  2:20:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Next Story : A Tribute to Karl Lagerfeld: the White Shirt Project
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Inventive, Futuristic and Daring Translucent is a Distinguished Milestone for Police. [4941-Views]
Show your Nanny some love and treat them to a Complimentary Haircut throughout August and ... [4453-Views]
Introducing Lunette: A Tool to Empower Women [4026-Views]
Corum Golden Bridge Titane DLC - black beauty for the man of style [3843-Views]
Robinsons Showcases Malone Souliers' Stunning New Collection for Pre-Fall 19 [3672-Views]
Marks & Spencer Unveils Its Autumn 2019 Kidswear Collection [3446-Views]
Ferragamo Urban - 2019 Fall/Winter Collection [3196-Views]
GUESS - The Perfect Tote [3166-Views]
Aesop's Parsley Seed Skin Priming Regimen [3105-Views]
Ralph Lauren Debuts “Wear Your Story” Denim Campaign [2971-Views]
Corum Admiral Legend 42-Icon ahead [2965-Views]
The future of photography and videography is in Canon's hands, with five 2019 EISA Awards [2958-Views]
Sandro: The Power Suit [2934-Views]
Hormann announces speed rolling shutter DD S6 [2855-Views]
Al Ain Hospital doctors save young girl from 2.5 cm pin in her lungs [2824-Views]
Forecasting Mesmerising Sea Views and Exotic Seafood at Gonu [2824-Views]
GEMS Education students shine with excellent A-Level examination results [2812-Views]
Jaguar I-pace: Redefining What It Means to Be a ‘CAR' [2806-Views]
Rock Chic Edit with GUESS [2782-Views]
Modular Sofa's by Boconcept [2757-Views]
Tazio Nuvolari Vanderbilt Cup [2721-Views]
Spare a thought for abandoned cats today – International Cat Day! [2696-Views]
Same Favourite Fragrance, New Innovative Products From the Ritual of Karma [2623-Views]
Get 50 per cent off back-to-school essentials at Dragon Mart [2623-Views]
Exceptional Playtime with Soundcore Vortex [2611-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories