Originally Posted by Gary Lewis
Yes, he did that in 1974. And we didn't get 65 MPH back until 87/88. I remember that because we lived in the UK then and it was so big of a deal that my mother told me when I called to talk. She thought is was huge.
How much was petrol in the UK at that time?
When I filled the tank of a Vauxhall Astra for the first time that I had rented from Avis in March 1999, while on a 3 week tour of the UK, the cost was approx $7.50 a gallon US.