The Interstate Highway System was created in 1956 to aid travel across the United States, assist with the transportation of goods throughout the country, and be used for emergency situations or quick troop deployment. The 77 interstate highways that make up the U.S. Interstate System cover thousands of miles. Learn which ones have the longest mileage and the shortest with this visual ranking.
Here is an infographic with visual map that shows which interstates across the US are the most dangerous by calculating fatalities per mile. Florida’s I4 takes the top spot in this graphic with 1.134 deaths per mile. Interesting to note these accidents happen most commonly on Sunday from 12am to 1am, leading one to suggest driving under the influence may play a big role.
Here’s an infographic that ranks the fastest production cars from 40 major manufacturers based on their zero-to-60 acceleration speeds. Production vehicles are mass-produced identical models that are available for sale to the public and are able to be legally driven on public roads. While most of them are the latest models, there are a few gems from earlier generations that still reign supreme.
This infographic ranks the most popular car colors around the world. It also includes more detailed data for every state in the US. Since the 2 top favorites across the globe are white and black, the map of the US below shows what the 2nd favorite color is for each state. The graph also breaks down the top favorite color in each major metro area in the US, those colors are either white or black.
Some countries were found to be extremely loyal to one car brand, like Yemen, where nearly everyone in the country drives a Toyota. It came as no surprise to see that car brands tend to be the most popular in the countries where they hail from. For example, Germany and its surrounding countries are loyal to Volkswagen, for instance, while Italy favors Fiat.
Almost every major automaker has already invested billions of dollars into expanding their electric vehicle lineups. Within 20 years, it will probably be next to impossible to actually buy a brand new car that still runs on plain ol’ gasoline. Until that day comes, though, the debate between electric car vs gas costs rages on: which one will save you the most money overall?
Road and traffic signs are designed to keep both drivers and pedestrians safe on roads. In Australia: there are three main types of signs – Regulatory, Warning and Informational. However, different states and areas might have unique signs that are less common. Real Insurance has organized the key road signs into an infographic that can be easily digested and shared around to keep everyone safe.
After a decade of decline, vehicle theft numbers appear to be increasing all over the UK. The good news is, thanks to the improvements in car security technology it’s possible to take precautions. Below are the staggering statistics of vehicle theft in the UK in recent years.
More drivers than ever are considering making the switch to electric vehicles as they are more cost-effective, better for the environment, and may even be safer. But how far can they travel? What is their range before having to re-charge? This infographic looks at 5 electric cars With the longest range.
Did you know that transport has evolved dramatically over time? From the earliest incarnations that saw us travel slowly across land or sea, to the multi-billion dollar industry that can cross almost any terrain all over the world, transport is constantly changing. This infographic breaks down a long period of history into five simple and impactful examples of the transport that shaped each era.