The terms right-hand traffic and left-hand traffic refer to regulations requiring all
bidirectional .... Vehicles are usually manufactured in left-hand drive (LHD) and
right-hand drive (RHD) ... eac...
Feb 7, 2016 ... Why do some countries drive on the left and others on the right? ... years of
English colonisation of North America, English driving customs were ...
Jun 25, 2010 ... Very importantly, in many of those old, large American wagons, they did ... this
was much easier to do when using a keep-right rule of the road. ... The people of
Timor drive on the right in East Timor and the left in West Timor…
May 31, 2013 ... So why do close to 50 countries still drive on the left? ..... who thinks it's just the
UK driving on the right is not very intelligent (or American).
Aug 1, 2004 ... This goes back to medieval Britain. All countries used to travel on the left hand
side as this left your right hand free to carry a sword.
Those driving on the right changed but I fancy it's a passing phase and they will
return to the fold. John, Kettering UK ... I heard it was something to do with
avoiding swords clashing. In the days ... Europeans and Americans are the odd
Nov 12, 2013 ... The French and the Americans have alot of influence in this matter. ... People
who drive on the right, and left hand side of the road. | Source.
Why do the English drive on the "wrong" side of the road ? Well it's ... As most
people are right handed they therefore keep to their left. ... a keep right rule as
part of the help that he gave the Americans in the build up to the war of
Sep 10, 2009 ... ... to switch from driving on the right side of the road to driving on the left, ... on left
-hand drive vehicles imported at great expense from America.
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Jun 1, 2013 ... Why do we drive on the left/right! ... Americans argue that their right hand should
be used for changing gears but that makes no sense because ...