There are many roadway superstitions–
like holding one’s breath while going through a tunnel
or crossing one’s fingers while driving past a graveyard.
Of those who actively engage in superstitions–
37% do so while going over railroad tracks
or while going into tunnels.
65% of Americans don’t do anything superstitious at all.
Yet, not all age groups have the same level of roadway superstition.
50%+ of individuals 18-34 engage in some roadway superstition, while…
90% of people over 55 do not.