speed limit

  • DUTCH SPEED LIMIT TO BE CUT?

    DUTCH SPEED LIMIT TO BE CUT?

    Matt Bell on 29th November 2019

    The daytime speed limit on Dutch motorways looks set to be cut to 100kph (62mph) in a bid to tackle a nitrogen oxide pollution crisis. The Dutch prime minister, Mark Rutte, has taken what he has described as a “rotten measure” but a necessary one.

  • FRANCE TO RECONSIDER CONTROVERSIAL SPEED LIMIT

    FRANCE TO RECONSIDER CONTROVERSIAL SPEED LIMIT

    Matt Bell on 25th June 2019

    British drivers may be able to breathe a little easier while touring in France, with the news that French départements may soon be able to revert to a 90kph speed limit on secondary roads. This reverses a decision by the government to set a controversial lower default limit of 80kph across France last summer.