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10 Common Driving Beliefs That Are Completely Wrong

We’ve all heard things like adding more lanes on the road decreases drivers’ commute times and that to save gas you should use the A/C on the highway and roll down your windows on the streets, but how much weight do these and other common driving claims actually have?

That’s what Mental Floss wanted to know recently, so the site went and did some investigating, and found out many of the things we all take to be true about driving actually aren’t.

Check out the video to see which common driving myths the team debunked.

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