New 80mph speed limit could be for EV vehicles only

Alex Goy

A couple of weeks ago we were very excited at the prospect of being able to drive at 80mph on the motorway. It meant we would be able to get where we wanted to go more quickly, albeit at the cost of a little more petrol.

However, energy secretary Chris Huhne has other ideas. Well, one other idea – that the limit should be for electric vehicles only.