Rejected petition Speed limits on motorways need to change from 70 mph to at least 80 mph

In the UK we've been sitting with speed limit of 70 mph since 1965. The law was enforced at a time when we had not so good tyres,cars and technology.

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https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/203535

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