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Re: Motorway Madness - A Rant
I don't want to plough into the side of a lorry when joining a motorway but I also don't wan't to stop and wait for ten of them to go past before I get into the flow of traffic from a standstill.
Simple solution to that - you have at least a 1/4 mile to get your car up to a speed higher than their 56mph = if you (or your vehicle can't) then choose an alternative route (my van does it quite comfortably).
I'm a great believer of a minimum
speed limit for each lane - that would cure a lot of the inappropriate driving & congestion that I witness.
This job should never be complete - the day I think I've done it all, is the day I resign.
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2005 FIAT Ducato 2.8JTD LWB Gran Volume, 2000 Kawasaki ZZR 1100 D7 'fullpower' in black + full GIVI & KAPPA luggage, 2007 MB R-Class 320 CDi Sport LWB uprated by Brabus to 300Bhp don't know if there's a 155mph limiter - will be fun finding out! 2004 Mercedes Vaneo 1.7 CDi Ambiente 7-seater
Last edited by VelSatisfied; 29th March 2011 at 09:21 AM.
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