The majority of Americans are pretty confident in their driving knowledge and abilities. Despite this confidence, recent surveys reveal American drivers aren’t knowledgeable of the rules of the road and really aren’t very safe. According to a recent Allstate survey of 1,000 American adults, 89 percent say they've driven faster than the posted speed limit, and 40 percent say they've driven more than 20 miles per hour over the limit. And, men are more likely to speed than women (48 percent versus 30 percent).

Americans' bad driving habits don't stop at speeding.

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