left or right hand drive?

September 24, 2006 5:59am CST
I am fascinated as to how differrnt countries have different systems and why...in Britatin and many commonwealth countries, you drive on the left of the road, other places u drive on the right..why????
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@oriental (1051)
• Uruguay
5 Oct 06
I think that driving on the left only remains in U.K., Australia and some commonwealth countries that are islands. I've never been there, but I think that in Canada you drive on the right of the road. In Uruguay the change from left side to right side happened after WW II.