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The RAC is backing the government's decision to raise the speed limits for lorries on single carriageways in England and Wales form 40mph to 50mph, based on evidence from European trials.
The speed limit for lorries on single carriageways will rise from 40mph to 50mph.
The government announced that the new limit for heavy good vehicles on main roads in England and Wales will come into force early next year.
It's thought that the higher speed limit will reduce congestion and stop more people overtaking.
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