Southside Motor Factors’ Neil Tohill has created an infographic that outlines some of the more peculiar rules of the road that exist in various locations throughout the world.The rules of the road exist for a very good reason – to optimise the safety and wellbeing of drivers and assist with progressive traffic flow.
However, depending on where you’re driving, you might need to obey some rather unusual laws. For instance, if you’re a motorist in Russia, you could be fined on the spot if your car is deemed to be too dirty.
Meanwhile, in Philippines’ capital city Manilla, one method of helping to relieve traffic congestion is to ban any drivers whose registration plates end in 1 or 2 from driving in the city on Mondays. It’s true!