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April 22, 2018

A “thrilling” mission to get the Swedish to change overnight

The day was officially known as Högertrafikomläggningen (right-hand traffic diversion) or simply Dagen H (H-Day). Its mission was to put Sweden on the same path as the rest of its continental European neighbours, most of which had long followed the global trend to drive cars on the right.

Interestingly, road deaths during the year the change took place dropped.