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The World’s 25 Most Unusual Driving Laws

THE WORLD'S 25 MOST UNUSUAL DRIVING LAWS In Thailand it is illegal to drive shirtless Ticket + Small Fine In Russia it is illegal to drive a dirty car On-the-spot Fine ($38) In Singapore drivers must keep at least 50 meters away from pedestrians Fixed penalty charge In Denver, Colorado (USA) it's illegal to drive a black car on a Sunday SUN (the exact reasons are unclear) Ticket (but you're probably ok) In Spain driving in flip-flops, high-heels, backless shoes, barefooted or with open-front shoes is illegal Up to $225 In Finland, cab drivers TAXI must have a licence to play recorded music whilst carrying passengers $45 per year charge for licence In Germany it is illegal to stop on the Autobahn even if you run out of petrol! Ticket + Small Fine In Spain, drivers who need glasses must keep a spare pair in their vehicles at all times Small Fine In Cyprus, drivers must keep their hands on the wheel at all times (even when eating, drinking or gesturing) Penalty points + Small Fine In France, you must have a breathalyser in your car at all times Small Fine Splashing a pedestrian with your car is illegal in both the UK & Japan Japan $ / UK Fine ($60) Court appearance In Finland, not reporting an accident involving a large animal is illegal Fine linked to your income In the UK it is illegal to urinate in public – unless you're by the rear wheel touching your car Public indecency charge Hmmm In Clinton, Oklahoma (USA), it is illegal to molest a car whatever that means Criminal charge Arrest In Manila, the number of days you can drive per week is limited (depending on the last 4 digits of your licence plate) Small Fine In Ontario (Canada) Eugh... TAXI No! you are not allowed to get into a cab with bad breath No penalty In Costa Rica, it's OK to drink at the wheel as long as you stop before you get drunk No penalty if you're not drunk In Italy, driving in certain historic zones without a permit is illegal Fine ($115) In Alabama (USA), it is illegal to drive a car blindfolded (not sure why that needs to be specified) Fine In France, having the speed camera notification set up on your sat-nav is illegal 134km/h Licence confiscation Impounded vehicle In South Africa, drivers must let any bovine animal, horse or ostrich pass Fine up to $600 Drivers in Denmark must check for sleeping children underneath their mo ZzzzzZ cars before they set off Stern word In Sweden you must have headlights switched on 24 hours per day On-the-spot fine In Austria, police officers can use their eyes to ZONE 30 judge if someone is speeding in zones of 30km/h or less Speeding Ticket In Saudi Arabia, women are allowed to own cars, but not to drive them Up to 10 lashes carwow Sources - - - - - -×7J - - - - - - - - - - - -×5EW - - -×5EW - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 8. T O.....

The World’s 25 Most Unusual Driving Laws

shared by kaizensearch on Feb 11
Do you know that drinking at the wheel in Costa Rica is totally legal and splashing a pedestrian in the UK can be followed by a court appearance? Discover 25 completely crazy driving laws!


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