texas

In Parts of Texas You Can Drive 85 and it’s Legal
For a lot of reasons, I don't drive as fast as I used to. One of the big ones, I can't afford it.  I can't afford the speeding tickets, and I if you drive the speed limit (and keep your tired properly inflated) you get better gas mileage. In Maine, north of the Old Town area…
Ya Think 75 MPH is Fast? Try 85!
My wife was nervous when we got somewhere above Orono on our way to Millinocket and the speed jumped from 65 to 75 miles-per-hour.  That meant, on a dry day with excellent conditions, it's ok to go a little over 80.  In fact I've been told by State Troopers that you won't be bothered so long as you …