New Englanders can give themselves a pat on the back. They did well in the 2020 "States With The Best And Worst Drivers" list, according to the financial advisor website, SmartAsset. Researchers looked at four key metrics a.k.a. factors: the number of insured motorists, driving under the influence arrests, fatalities, and Internet searches for words such as speeding ticket.

Number one on the list of states with the best drivers is Massachusetts, So, what we hear about the terrible drivers in MA may not be true after all.

Here's the rest of the top ten SmartAsset list:

(2) Utah
(3) Nebraska
(4) Vermont
(5) Maine
(6) New York
(7) Connecticut
(8) Ohio
(9) Kansas
(10) New Hampshire

As you can see from the list above, five of the six New England states made the cut. The only one that didn't is Rhode Island.

Do you agree with this list?