612 people responded this time! To celebrate, here’s a 612:


What is your gender?

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582 / 95.1% answered male.
10 / 1.6% answered other.
7 / 1.1% answered female.
4 / 0.7% answered gender fluid/non-binary.
4 / 0.7% chose not to specify.
3 / 0.5% answered agender.
2 / 0.5% answered trans female.

What is your age?

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158 / 25.8% answered 26-30.
151 / 24.7% answered 21-25.
93 / 15.2% answered 31-35.
60 / 9.8% answered 17-20.
54 / 8.8% answered 36-40.
36 / 5.9% answered 41-45.
18 / 2.9% answered 46-50.
16 / 2.6% answered 13-16.
9 / 1.5% answered 51-55.
9 / 1.5% chose not to specify.
3 / 0.5% answered 65+.
2 / 0.3% answered 56-60.
2 / 0.3% answered 61-65.

Where do you currently live?

- Americas

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541 / 97.1% answered North America (Canada, USA, Mexico)
5 / 0.9% answered Central America (Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama)

5 / 0.9% answered South America (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela)

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3 / 0.5% answered Caribbeans (Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Bonaire, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Curacao, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Leeward Islands, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Windward Islands)

3 / 0.5% said their country was not listed.

- Europe

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15 / 31.3% responded as British Isles/Britain and Ireland (Guernsey, Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey, UK)

9 / 18.8% answered Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)

6 / 12.5% answered Germany

3 / 6.3% answered France

3 / 6.3% answered Scandinavia (Denmark, Norway, Sweden)

2 / 4.2% answered Balkan Peninsula (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Greece, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia)

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2 / 4.2% answered Central Europe (Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Poland, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Vatican City)

2 / 4.2% answered Nordic (Finland, Iceland)

1 / 2.1% answered Baltics (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania)

1 / 2.1% answered Iberian Peninsula (Andorra, Gibraltar, Portugal, Spain)

1 / 2.1% answered Poland

3 / 6.3% said their country was not listed.

- Africa

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1 / 16.7% answered Eastern Africa (Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mozambique, Reunion, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe)

1 / 16.7% answered Northern Africa (Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia, Western Sahara)

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1 / 16.7% answered Western Africa (Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Niger, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo)

3 / 50% said their country was not listed.

- Asia

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3 / 30% answered Eastern Asia (China, Hong Kong, Macau, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Mongolia, Taiwan)

2 / 20% answered Western Asia (Bahrain, Cyprus, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, UAE, Yemen)

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1 / 10% answered Southeastern Asia (Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam)

1 / 10% answered Southern Asia (Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Maldives, Pakistan, Sri Lanka)

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3 / 30% said their country was not listed.

- Oceania

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11 / 77.3% answered Australia/New Zealand

1 / 6.7% answered Polynesia (American Samoa, Cook Islands, Easter Island, French Polynesia, Niue, Norfolk Island, Pitcairn Islands, Rotuma, Samoa, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Wallis and Futuna)

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3 / 20% said their country was not listed.

- If in the US, where?

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94 / 18.9% answered Great Lakes (WI, MI, IL, IN, OH)

88 / 17.7% answered Southeast (KY, WV, VA, AR, TN, NC, SC, LA, MS, AL, GA, FL)

76 / 15.3% answered Far West (WA, OR, CA, NV)

63 / 12.7% answered Mideast (NY, PA, NJ, MD, DE)

48 / 9.7% answered Southwest (AZ, NM, OK, TX)

45 / 9.1% answered Plains (ND, SD, MN, NE, IA, KS, MO)

40 / 8% answered New England (ME, NH, VT, MA, CT, RI)

29 / 5.8% answered Rocky Mountains (MT, ID, WY, UT, CO)

10 / 2% answered Washington D.C.

3 / 0.6% answered Hawaii

- If in Canada, where?

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23 / 46.9% answered Ontario
9 / 18.4% answered British Columbia
7 / 14.3% answered Alberta
4 / 8.2% answered Quebec
2 / 4.1% answered Manitoba
2 / 4.1% answered Newfoundland and Labrador
2 / 4.1% answered Nova Scotia

Do you follow any motorsports?

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Do you watch any of the following?*

*Top Gear with Chris Evans, Top Gear with Sacked Chris Evans, and The Grand Tour were not on air/online by the time the census was opened, and adding it afterwards would “corrupt” these results a bit

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Are you subscribed to any magazines?

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What made you become a gearhead?

There were over 200 responses for these text input fields, many of which are similar. Basically:

Dad/Mom/relatives/family members, family member’s car, toys/racing games, TV/movies, engineering, born into it, racecars, watching F1/Indy 500/etc, “Driving is fun.”, racing/rallying, “Pope” (what does the Pope drive?), “The liberal media.”, “I’m too cheap to pay for a mechanic.”

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How often do you make posts on Oppo?

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150 / 24.5% answered Randomly
108 / 17.6% answered Few times a week
102 / 16.7% answered Every few weeks/monthly
102 / 16.7% answered Never
83 / 13.6% answered Rarely
67 / 10.9% answered Every day, or nearly every day

How long have you been on Oppo?

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333 / 54.4% answered 1-3 years

129 / 21.1% answered 4-6 years

43 / 7% answered 7-11 months

34 / 5.6% answered 3-6 months

31 / 51.% answered I’m an Oppo O.G.

24 / 3.9% answered 7+ years

18 / 2.9% answered Less than 3 months

Are you greyed on Oppo? (Your comments appear in “Pending” section)

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498 / 81.4% answered No
114 / 18.6% answered Yes

What would you rate Oppo?

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What would you rate the FP (Jalopnik)?

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These are a few of Oppo’s most popular posts. Pick one.

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160 / 26.1% answered Blackbird

114 / 18.6% answered Steve Lehto

77 / 12.6% answered Cheap LS engine swap

61 / 10% answered Why Your Car Sucks

60 / 9.8% answered Washing Machine Enthusiast

48 / 7.8% answered Mazda Miata

43 / 7% answered Toyota Land Cruiser

25 / 4.1% answered Turbo Tattoo

24 / 3.9% answered Two Wheels Good

How are the mods doing?

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Is there anything you’d like to see more of on Oppo?

Cars, bikes, project cars/build threads, DIY/how-to’s, technical/in-depth writeups, content/not-shitposts (oops), QOTD, racing, “People reviewing their own not regular cars (Tatras, Peugeots, DS)”, shitposts, reviews, hour rule, Zoidberg, dogs, “People buying horrible cars”, “More openness to off topic posts. When I joined Oppo was the off topic forum which I why I enjoyed it.”, cats, swaps, NSFW, Puffalumps, Oppo meetups, Overlanding, and wagons.

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Is there anything you’d like to see less of on Oppo?

Politics, nothing, shitposts, drama, cars (???), Blackbird, Miatas, Scoob, stance, theme days, transphobia, SJWs, Hondabro, sexism, music, single word/picture posts, hour rule, Prius, whining, Polandball, certain members, inside jokes, cliques, crossposts, and “Less contriveral stuff I don’t like seeing my favorite community mad :(”

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Four Wheels ____?

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600 / 98% answered Good
10 / 1.6% answered Meh
2 / 0.3% answered Bad

Two Wheels ____?

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315 / 51.5% answered Good
231 / 37.7% answered Meh
66 / 10.8% answered Bad

Do you ride a motorcycle/scooter/etc?

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406 / 66.3% answered No
107 / 17.5% answered Sometimes
38 / 6.2% answered Yes (for everything)
7 / 1.1% answered Yes (for work/commuting)
54 / 8.8% gave a different answer

Do you ride a bicycle?

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211 / 34.5% answered Sometimes
192 / 31.4% answered No
132 / 21.6% answered Yes (for exercising)
36 / 5.9% answered Yes (for everything)
18 / 2.9% answered Yes (for work/commuting)
23 / 3.8% gave a different answer.

Do you take public transportation?

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254 / 41.5% answered No
148 / 24.2% answered Sometimes
126/20.5% answered It’s no good in my area/other reason
54 / 8.8% answered Yes
30 / 4.9% gave a different answer

Do you have a driver’s license?

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588 / 96.1% answered Yes
11 / 1.8% answered No
8 / 1.3% answered Permit/learning/etc
4 / 0.7% gave a different answer

What is your view on donks?

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336 / 55.1% answered Hate them all, nuke them from orbit!
258 / 42.3% answered Sometimes they can look nice.
16 / 2.6% answered Best way to mod cars!

What is your... stance... on stanced cars?

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361 / 59.4% answered Sometimes they can look nice.
233 / 38.3% answered Hate them all, nuke them from orbit!
14 / 2.3% answered Best way to mod cars!

What is your view on brodozers?

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366 / 60.1% answered Hate them all, nuke them from orbit!
232 / 38.1% answered Sometimes they can look nice.
11 / 1.8% answered Best way to mod cars!

How many speeding tickets have you gotten in the past year?

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468 / 76.5% answered 0
81 / 13.2% answered 1
21 / 3.4% answered 2
8 / 1.3% answered 3
6 / 1% answered 6+
28 / 4.6% do not have a vehicle

How often do you drive/ride?

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538 / 87.9% answered Every day, or nearly every day
26 / 4.2% answered Few times a week
22 / 3.6% answered Randomly/whenever I need to
5 / 0.8% answered Few times a month
2 / 0.3% answered Weekends only
10 / 1.6% gave a different answer
9 / 1.5% do not have a vehicle

About how many miles/kilometers do you drive/ride in a year?

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264 / 43.1% answered 10,000 - 19,000 mi / 16,000 - 31,000 km

130 / 21.2% answered 5,000 - 9,000 mi / 8,000 - 15,000 km

93 / 15.2% answered 20,000 - 29,000 mi / 32,000 - 47,000 km

46 / 7.5% answered Less than 5,000 mi / Less than 8,000 km

36 / 5.9% answered 30,000 - 39,000 mi / 48,000 - 63,000 km

18 / 2.9% answered 40,000 - 49,000 mi / 64,000 - 79,000 km

11 / 1.8% answered 50,000+ mi / 80,000+ km

14 / 2.3% do not have a vehicle

How many vehicles do you currently own?

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187 / 30.6% answered 1
180 / 29.4% answered 2
110 / 18% answered 3
51 / 8.3% answered 4
23 / 3.8% answered 5
11 / 1.8% answered 10+
9 / 1.5% answered 7
5 / 0.8% answered 6
4 / 0.7% answered 8
31 / 5.1% answered 0

How many vehicles have you ever owned in your entire life?

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66 / 10.8% answered 1
62 / 10.1% answered 3
57 / 9.3% answered 2
56 / 9.2% answered 4
47 / 7.7% answered 20+
46 / 7.5% answered 5
45 / 7.4% answered 6
35 / 5.7% answered 10
31 / 5.1% answered 7
28 / 4.6% answered 11
27 / 4.4% answered 8
18 / 2.9% answered 9
16 / 2.6% answered 15
15 / 2.5% answered 12
12 / 2% answered 13
8 / 1.3% answered 17
8 / 1.3% answered 14
6 / 1% answered 16
2 / 0.3% answered 19
2 / 0.3% answered 18
25 / 4.1% answered 0

What brand is your motorcycle/etc from?

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What brand is your vehicle from?

(Ignore the bold text, those are just labels I had to put back myself)

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What time period is it from?

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What color is it?

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What kind of motorcycle/etc is it?

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What kind of automobile is it?

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What engine does your motorcycle/etc have?

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What engine does your car have?

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Is your motorcycle/etc a two-stroke or four-stroke?

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Is your car a two-stroke or four-stroke?

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What is your motorcycle/etc fueled by?

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What is your car fueled by?

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Is your motorcycle/etc naturally aspirated?

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Is your car naturally aspirated?

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What is your motorcycle’s/etc engine displacement?

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What is your car’s engine displacement?

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Where is your car’s engine located?

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What transmission type does your motorcycle/etc have?

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What transmission type does your car have?

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How many gears does your motorcycle/etc have?

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How many gears does your car have?

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Where is your car’s shifter located?

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Is your car’s shifter a lever?

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What drivetrain does your motorcycle/etc have?

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What drivetrain does your car have?

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If you have a 4WD car, does it have diff lockers?

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If you have ONE(/no) car, how much does it weigh?

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If you have multiple cars, how much does your LIGHTEST car weigh?

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If you have multiple cars, how much does your HEAVIEST car weigh?

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What is the current mileage/kilometerage(?) on your DD (daily driver)? If you bought it used, how many miles/kilometers did you drive on it?

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Does your car have an auto-stop/start function?

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Do you use physical buttons/knobs/switches to control the AC/radio/etc?

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Does your car’s interior pipe in a fake engine noise? (NOT noise cancelling)

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Does your car have manual windows?

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Does your car have an infotainment system? (IE SYNC, iDrive, COMAND, etc)

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How many seats does your car have?

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Does your car have an electric handbrake?

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What side is the fuel cap/plug-in port located?

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How do you measure the air in your tires?

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How many exhaust tips do you have?

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What side is the exhaust on?

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When you are at home, where do you park your car?

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Lastly, is there anything you’d like to tell me?

Nothing/no, *Insert entire Blackbird post here*, “What the hell is an AWD motorcycle?”, numerous variations of “I’m pregnant”, “We should have regional OPPO meets, specifically New England OPPO meets in the summer.”, your mom jokes, “You’re a poo”, Miata, VTEC, Harambe, *Insert random song lyrics here*, How can I get ungreyed, “OMG THIS WAS LONG”, “LAND ROVER > LAND CRUISER”, “Fuck your couch”, “Abarth 500”, “2016 Focus ST”, “Saab > Others”, “MGB-GT, a MR2 Sypder, a WRX and a WRX STi”, “Selecting “no vehicle at all” so many times has made me bitter” (tell me about it!), “My mom drives a Volvo C30 Polestar and a brown Volvo wagon (V60 CC).”, “No question regarding participation in track events? I am disappoint.”, “2015 Honda Fit 6 speed, 1988 Toyota MR2 Supercharged, 1986 Toyota Cressida Wagon manual swap, (past) 1990 Toyota Cressida”, “280zx is the best”, “07 SV650, 06 350Z and a 94 Wrangler”, “Hello scoob this is totally not aperson.”, “BRING BACK COMMUNISM TO OPPO”