JUST one British road has been named among the world’s top ten iconic car journeys in a poll. London’s Embankment along the Thames was ninth in a list topped by America’s East Coast Highway from Boston to New York. Half the top ten, compiled by car hire firm Holiday Autos, were US roads. Managing director Stuart Nassos: “The US is the backdrop for many great road trip movies.” Top ten: 1. Boston to New York; 2. Las Vegas to Grand Canyon; 3. Great Ocean Road, Australia; 4. Miami to Key West, Florida; 5. Amalfi Coast, Italy; 6. Pacific Coast Highway; 7. Monaco to Nice; 8. Route 66; 9. London Embankment; 10. The Rockies, Canada. http://www.thesun.co.uk/article/0,,2-2006300455,00.html i·con·ic [ ī kónnik ] adjective Definition: 1. characterized by fame: relating to or characteristic of somebody or something admired as an icon </IMG>Their fame has grown to iconic proportions.