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A car travelling along a highway through Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah, USA. In the thirties this area was used for attempts on the motor-car speed record. (Photo by Doreen Spooner/Getty Images)

This has been a debate since cars and music have been around…What is the best driving song…

According to a new survey from Insurance.com these are the top driving songs of course the top three are Classic Rock songs!

Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen — 17%

Don’t Stop Believin’ by Journey — 13%

Highway to Hell by AC/DC — 12%

Life is a Highway by Tom Cochrane — 11%

Dancing Queen by ABBA — 8%

Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough by Michael Jackson — 8%

Here is the rest of the list:

  • I Can’t Drive 55 by Sammy Hagar — 6%
  • You Shook Me All Night Long by AC/DC — 5%
  • Any Way You Want It by Journey — 5%
  • American Girl by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers — 5%
  • Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen — 4%
  • Fortunate Son by Creedence Clearwater Revival — 4%
  • Radar Love by Golden Earring — 4%

Bohemian Rhapsody was number one with women, while Highway to Hell ranked tops for men, barely edging out Bohemian Rhapsody.

Bohemian Rhapsody also won each age group except 25-34. Those drivers slightly preferred Highway to Hell to the Queen classic. However, drivers 65 and over really seem to love Queen — 27% of people in that age group chose Bohemian Rhapsody.

We didn’t like this list so we reached out to listeners and made our own list: (no order)

I CAN’T DRIVE 55 

DETROIT ROCK CITY 

RADAR LOVE 

KICKSTART MY HEART 

AMERICAN GIRL

ROLL ME AWAY 

HIGHWAY STAR 

BANG YOUR HEAD 

STRANGLEHOLD 

PANAMA 

WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE 

TURN UP THE RADIO 

THUNDERSTRUCK 

DANGER ZONE 

SLOW RIDE 

SHARP DRESSED MAN 

CRAZY TRAIN 

CRAZY ON YOU

 

Another list the website put together was which song from the past few years will be a go-to classic driving song in the coming years?

  • Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars — 18%
  • Old Town Road – Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus — 14%
  • Can’t Stop the Feeling – Justin Timberlake — 9%
  • Shut Up and Drive – Rihanna — 9%
  • Radioactive – Imagine Dragons — 9%
  • Mr. Brightside – The Killers — 6%
  • Shut Up and Dance – Walk the Moon — 5%
  • Teenage Dream – Katy Perry  — 5%
  • Lookin’ For a Good Time – Lady A — 5%
  • Getaway Car – Taylor Swift — 4%
  • One Last Time – Ariana Grande — 4%
  • Castle On The Hill – Ed Sheeran — 4%
  • Sorry Not Sorry – Demi Lovato — 4%
  • Sucker – Jonas Brothers — 4%