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Thousands of angry French bikers take up the streets

Once again, France has today been the scene of enormous demonstrations with thousands of motorcyclists gathering in every city across the nation and protesting at the newly proposed speed limit of 80 km per hour on the national road network. 547 more words

Motorcycle Parking

Life in the Slow Lane

Back in the 70′s I saw the Eagles in concert in Fort Worth, Texas. There they dazzled us with their Hotel California tour with songs like… 1,185 more words

Humor

Florida Speed Limits May Rise to 75 MPH

Posted speed limits on I-95 and other Florida interstate highways could increase from 65 to 75, if legislation introduced in the Florida legislature by Florida Senator Jeff Clemens (D-Lake Worth) passes. 248 more words

Fla. Stat. 627.736 (2008)

Australia: Model National Guidelines for Setting Speed Limits at High-risk Locations

Austroads has published national guidelines for setting speed limits at high-risk locations including at level crossings. This useful document is available to download without charge at: … 9 more words

Engineering

Idaho to raise max limit to 80MPH

Heavy Duty Trucking recently reported (click HERE) that:

Legislation signed into law by Gov. Butch Otter allows an increase of up to 80 mph along interstate routes and 70 mph along state highways, but trucks would continue to be limited up to 10 mph slower.  207 more words

Driver Safety

The Monday Moan – Sunday Drivers

Oh the joys of driving on a Sunday. Yesterday morning, being the lovely person I am, I got up super early to drive my partner Andy to the station – not our local station, where he would have had to endure a bus journey part of the way to London, but to Royston station, fifteen or so miles away, so he could hop straight on to the train. 286 more words

New 20mph Speed Limit in Bramcote Lane Area Now in Force?

The 20mph speed limit signs at the junction of Thoresby Road and Bramcote Lane have been uncovered so it appears the new speed limit is in force.

Speed Limits