Strange Road Rules Quiz

Strange-Road-Rules-Quiz

Past and surprisingly present, there are some truly bizarre road rules on this planet. From dirty knickers to whale hunting, see if you can guess where these mind-boggling laws are from.

 

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There's some debate about this one but according to most sources, it was the law until 1976. You can just imagine Elton John having to walk because he couldn't fit his outrageous costume in next to the hay.

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There's some debate about this one but according to most sources, it was the law in England until 1976. You can just imagine Elton John having to walk because he couldn't fit his outrageous costume in next to the hay.

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It’s also illegal to drive a dirty car in Belarus...so now you know!

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It's Russia that can't bear your dusty paintwork. It's also illegal to drive a dirty car in Belarus...so now you know!

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In Sweden it's not unusual to get just 3 hours of daylight at some points of the year. This law also stands for the rest of Scandinavia.

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It's deepest, darkest Sweden, where the sun basically disappears for months at a time. This rule is also true for the rest of Scandinavia.

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But who would use dirty (or clean) underwear to clean their car...anywhere?! Baffling.

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It's actually California, USA, but who would use dirty (or clean) underwear to clean their car...anywhere?! Baffling.

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Guess it’s always best to double check!

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It's actually Denmark - guess you can't be too careful!

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Harsh but fair - it's a pretty massive fail to get on the motorway knowing you’re low on fuel!

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It's the Germans. Harsh but fair - it's a pretty massive fail to get on the motorway knowing you’re low on fuel!

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And you know what - we think they're right.

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It's Thailand. And you know what - we think they're right.

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Good for the Swiss. There is no call for that kind of mad behaviour on a Sunday - they’re for relaxation and recovery!

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This one goes to the very sensible Swiss. There is no call for that kind of mad behaviour on a Sunday - they’re for relaxation and recovery!

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They were there first - humans have been herding livestock for thousands of years but only driving cars for just over 100.

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It's South Africa, where humans have been herding livestock for thousands of years but only driving cars for just over 100.

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There’s only one word for this: random! P.S. Don't shoot whales either.

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Back to the barmy USA and there’s only one word for this: random! P.S. Don't shoot whales either.

So there you have it: shirt on, pants away, tank filled and car clean - but not on a Sunday.