I Obey the Speed Limit

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 44 People

    Speed Limits Are Safety Guidelines...

    I have this strange relationship with speed: it comes from having had a 310HP 1999 Ford Mustang Cobra as well as a 1.4 Diesel Peugeot XND (Junior). I learned double-declutching from doing Vehicle Simulations of Diesel Trucks, and made use of it to look after the clutch and...
    sanctity07 sanctity07
    41-45, M
    Sep 20, 2011

    Speed Limit

    This is sort of a waste, but I thought I'd speak quickly on this subject: I drive precisely at or slightly below the speed limit all the time. BUT, on occasion I do relax a bit and just drive, so I'm not a complete hopeless case perfectionist in this matter. Sometimes I don't...
    mynamehere mynamehere
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Oct 12, 2007

    I Drive The Natural Speed Limit Not The Political One

    Unfortunately most speed limits in the country are not set correctly. To set a speed limit they used to do what was called the "85th percentile"; Survey the road and set the limit to they speed driven by 85% of the drivers. Nixon changed all that with the infamous "double-nickle...
    kayaker712 kayaker712
    61-65, M
    Aug 19, 2010

    A True Believer...

    The legal limit of the speed, I have no habit to exceed. At times I break; still I amend, Quickly, so I will have not sinned. Ask me not why I drive slowly, But know this: that I live lowly. For the time I drive in this car, Safely I’ll arrive there on par.
    JacksonDeanGoodwin JacksonDeanGoodwin
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jun 2, 2011

    Grandma Driver Ahead

    I do drive the speed limit!!  SO.......Quit honking your horns!  Quit giving me the finger!!  I can see your mouth moving in my rear view mirror and I think your saying some naughty words!! I want to be safe and I don't want a ticket!!
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog
    3 Responses Aug 16, 2008
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