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    • madref2004
    • By madref2004 9th Aug 18, 1:44 PM
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    Driving in Europe - wrong info for Ireland?
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    • 9th Aug 18, 1:44 PM
    Driving in Europe - wrong info for Ireland? 9th Aug 18 at 1:44 PM
    Great idea, but seemingly let down by accuracy... is a correction required ASAP?

    ... I suggest you check this: 100kph = 62mph (not the 68 published)

    Perhaps too it is worth knowing that the 100kph also applies to dual carriageways - it cost me a fine (I was travelling at 70mph)

    Driving in Ireland
    Speed limits
    Motorways: 120kph (75mph)
    National roads: 100kph (68mph), or as indicated by road signs
    Local and regional roads: 80kph (50mph), or as indicated by road signs
    Built-up areas: 50kph (31mph)
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    • Robin9
    • By Robin9 9th Aug 18, 1:55 PM
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    • 9th Aug 18, 1:55 PM
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    • 9th Aug 18, 1:55 PM
    You were in Ireland ! That means Irish


    PS My speedo has both mph and kph on the display - has yours ?
    Last edited by Robin9; 09-08-2018 at 1:57 PM. Reason: Added Speedo comment
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    • agrinnall
    • By agrinnall 9th Aug 18, 4:15 PM
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    • 9th Aug 18, 4:15 PM
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    • 9th Aug 18, 4:15 PM
    Perhaps you should have posted on the current "Discuss the Driving in Europe Guide" thread, as I assume that's what you are referring to.


    https://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=5878911
    • Johno100
    • By Johno100 9th Aug 18, 5:46 PM
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    • 9th Aug 18, 5:46 PM
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    • 9th Aug 18, 5:46 PM
    Great idea, but seemingly let down by accuracy... is a correction required ASAP?

    ... I suggest you check this: 100kph = 62mph (not the 68 published)

    Perhaps too it is worth knowing that the 100kph also applies to dual carriageways - it cost me a fine (I was travelling at 70mph)

    Driving in Ireland
    Speed limits
    Motorways: 120kph (75mph)
    National roads: 100kph (68mph), or as indicated by road signs
    Local and regional roads: 80kph (50mph), or as indicated by road signs
    Built-up areas: 50kph (31mph)
    Originally posted by madref2004
    A correction to what? Published where and by whom?
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