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    Default Driving at 150 mph!

    Advantages of driving in Germany

    1. Overall, the cars are in much better condition due to the tough inspections.
    2. Licenses are much harder to get, with better driving.
    3. The Autobahn speed limit is 'whatever is safe', up to 155mph.



    Disadvantages of driving in Germany

    Whwn you fly off the road at 120+mph, you find out why oak was used as armor on ships!































    Snowman, you got your ears on?

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    Thats One Bent Escort

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    Not even a garage in Essex could sell one as bent as that

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    Thats shocking and impressive at the same time....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ben H View Post
    Not even a garage in Essex could sell one as bent as that
    Your right there... But a garage in North london would have a go at it..

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    Jeez.
    I've seen the speeds that traffic moves on the Autobahn. Like from the back seat of a taxi at 200 kph!


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    I travel at 120-130 on a regular basis on the motorway. It leaves no margin for error and I only do it when absolutely necessary.

    I still have my doubts about the wisdom of unrestricted autobahns.

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    The only thing that worries me bar driver error is component failure, if a tyre goes your screwed bigtime.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MLC View Post
    I travel at 120-130 on a regular basis on the motorway.
    "Just testing the capabilities & limits of the vehicle Sir"

    Some of the bad driving I see on the M1 everyday is shocking

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    I think the term "wrapped around a tree" would apply to this one!

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