This survey is being independently conducted as part of a graduate-level course at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to gain insight into attitudes toward MINI Cooper and influences on car purchases. In this study we will ask you a series of questions about your car purchasing decisions, interaction with social media, and your perceptions regarding the MINI brand. The survey should take approximately ten minutes. There are no right or wrong answers to any of these questions and there are no known risks or discomforts associated with taking this survey. You do have the option to withdrawal from this survey at anytime. By taking the survey, you will allow researchers to gain insight into views relating to MINI Cooper and influences on car purchases. Although there are no personal monetary benefits in taking this survey, there is the possibility of contributing to research. You are welcome to receive a copy of the study if you wish. All responses will be kept confidential.

* 1. Have you bought a new car in the past 5 years?

* 2. When buying a new car, what ultimately influences your purchasing decision?

* 3. What features do you look for when buying a car?

* 4. How important is the car brand's image to you?