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Stephen Fry beats Jesus to be named ‘dream car passenger’ in poll

by Press Association

Jesus is the fifth most popular choice among well-known people to be choosen as a dream car passenger. 

The actor and comedian Stephen Fry was voted above Sir David Attenborough, Sir Winston Churchill and Elvis Presley as the most wanted for company on a road trip. 

1. Stephen Fry 

2. Sir David Attenborough

3. Sir Winston Churchill

4. Elvis Presley

5. Jesus Christ

6. Peter Kay

7. Billy Connolly

8. David Bowie

9. Jeremy Clarkson

10. Michael Palin

Half of the 16,400 people surveyed said that they would want a friend or relative as their dream passenger. 

Romantic relationships ranked top in the family and friend league tables, with wives, husbands and partnerships taking spots in the top three.

Nearly two-fifths of those who voted for family and friends would want to have their wives next to them, while 12 per cent asked for their husbands.

1. Wife

2. Husband

3. Partner

4. Mother

5. Friend/best friend

6. Father

7. Other family member

8. Daughter

9. Son

10. Sister

The survey was done by the AA. 

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