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Should the motorway speed limit be increased to 110km/h?

Photo / Michael Cunningham
Photo / Michael Cunningham

Government transport officials are being urged to consider raising the speed limit on some motorway stretches - particularly in Auckland - to 110km/h.

A call by veteran motoring writer Peter Gill to raise the limit from 100km/h along "choice" sections such as the new Hobsonville motorway gained tentative support yesterday from the Automobile Association.

But it was strongly opposed by the charitable organisation Brake, which yesterday launched its first New Zealand Road Safety Week, as likely to lead to more "carnage".

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