Share of speeding vehicles on 30 mph built-up roads in Great Britain (UK) 2014

Share of vehicles exceeding 30 mph speed limits on built-up roads in Great Britain in 2014

by Statista Research Department, last edited May 21, 2015
Share of speeding vehicles on 30 mph built-up roads in Great Britain (UK) 2014 This statistic shows the share of vehicles exceeding 30 mph speed limit on built-up roads in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014. Just under half of both motorcycles and light goods vehicles were exceeding the speed limit. These vehicles were also the most likely to exceed the limit by more than five mph. Only a quarter of buses and coaches were speeding and only seven percent were driving at more than five mph over the limit. More than 40 percent of all other vehicle types were speeding.
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Share of vehicles exceeding 30 mph speed limits on built-up roads in Great Britain in 2014

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Exceeding speed limitExceeding speed limit by 5 mph or more
Motorcycles47%21%
Cars45%15%
Cars towing40%9%
Light Goods48%18%
Buses/coaches26%7%
Rigid heavy goods vehicles44%15%
Articulated heavy goods vehicles43%9%
Exceeding speed limitExceeding speed limit by 5 mph or more
Motorcycles47%21%
Cars45%15%
Cars towing40%9%
Light Goods48%18%
Buses/coaches26%7%
Rigid heavy goods vehicles44%15%
Articulated heavy goods vehicles43%9%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited May 21, 2015
This statistic shows the share of vehicles exceeding 30 mph speed limit on built-up roads in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014. Just under half of both motorcycles and light goods vehicles were exceeding the speed limit. These vehicles were also the most likely to exceed the limit by more than five mph. Only a quarter of buses and coaches were speeding and only seven percent were driving at more than five mph over the limit. More than 40 percent of all other vehicle types were speeding.
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