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SEC MD | UK football stepping on the gas

HOOVER, Ala. – Senior offensive tackle Jordan Swindle expects Kentucky to be “explosive” this fall under the direction of new coordinator Shannon Dawson. That’s in part because the Wildcats are faster, a fact he backed up with concrete numbers. 282 more words

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Windshields are HD

So, I’m driving on Buffalo’s Highway 198 (the Scajacquada) at the new mandated 30 mph the other day and was passed by somebody who couldn’t contain his exasperation over the decreased speed and how crazy it was that I wasn’t moving faster. 642 more words

Buffalo, NY

SoCS - Are We Almost There?

“Are we almost there?” How many times did I say that on a road trip with my family? I honestly have no idea, but I’m sure I drove my dad crazy with it. 544 more words


Montana legislators mull 85 mph speed limit

Big Sky Country could soon be the land of high-speed driving.

Four Montana lawmakers have proposed raising the state’s maximum speed limit from 75 mph to 80 or 85 mph and are working on bills to introduce during next year’s legislative session,  128 more words

Diesel-Powered Trident Iceni Sports Car Tops 190 Miles Per Hour, Gets 58 Miles Per Gallon

A diesel truck engine in a sports car? Trident, an obscure boutique British automaker, tries out this quirky combination with its new Iceni Magna. The sleek two-seater hits a top speed of 190 miles per hour, which puts it in supercar territory.

Outwit the Grim Reaper by walking faster

How fast does the Grim Reaper walk? Receiver operating characteristics curve analysis in healthy men aged 70 and over

Men aged 70 and older can elude the Grim Reaper by walking at speeds of at least 3 miles (or 5km) an hour, finds a study in the Christmas issue published on bmj.com today. 265 more words

Behavior Modification

Speeding is relative... A close relative of mine

So I’m driving on a local street yesterday that had a speed limit of 35 mph. Of course I was going 40 and felt like I was getting somewhere fast. 378 more words