|Autobahn englanniksi||interstate de, expressway de, freeway de, motorway de, superhighway de|
: ux|en|The truck driver drove interstate to unload.
*: Contrary to what one might expect of an essay on freeways, this one is neither a diatribe nor a paean.
*: In the late 1950s and 1960s most large cities started planning freeway systems, acknowledging the incredible growth in car ownership.
*: The Australian freeway story of the late twentieth century, like many planning stories, can be told as one of high technical expectations dashed by political controversy.