(CNN) If you're an urban driver, you probably feel lucky after hitting two green lights in a row.
But on December 3, New York Uber driver Noah Forman hit not one or two in a row, but 236.
His interest in beating the traffic system started in 2014 when he saw a video of a driver hitting 55 straight green lights.
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"I just thought I could totally beat that," Forman told CNN. "After a few years of driving, you notice a pattern."