250,000 UK drivers don't know motorway speed limit

Leon Poultney
250,000 UK drivers don't know motorway speed limit
250,000 UK drivers don't know motorway speed limit

One in ten over-65s don't know the UK motorway speed limit, according to a new survey carried out by the AA Charitable Trust.

8% of drivers asked - the equivalent of 250,000 UK drivers - got the limit incorrect when answering the survey. 7% of respondents believe it is 80mph, and 1% believes it is 60mph.