Speed Kills - and will kill if this law is passed. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Proud Israeli
    • 11.10.10 | 10:14 (IST)

    Here is a stopping distance calculator I found on the Web based on the speed you are traveling before you need to brake. http://www.csgnetwork.com/stopdistcalc.html Braking time is not a simple linear relationship to that of the speed you are traveling. Findings: Speed Stopping Distance 50 km/hr 32 meters 80 km/hr 81 meters 100 km/hr 127 meters 120 km/hr 184 meters 180 km/hr 413 meters. So you if you are traveling at 180km/hr, you are a danger to yourself and to others.

    from the article: Israeli driving set to get faster
    First published 02:58 11.10.10 | Last updated 02:58 11.10.10
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