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Highway Code rule means drivers can be fined £100 for undertaking while on the motorway
2022-03-04 19:49:00
Something that is commonplace on British motorways, could see drivers fined £100 – and being given three penalty points. The Highway Code states people shouldn't undertake other motorists for being slow on the motorway, reports the Liverpool Echo. While many drivers do so, you could receive a hefty fine if you're spotted. For more traffic and travel news, click here. While there is now law about it, undertaking recklessly could see you hit with three penalty points and a £100 fine either for careless driving, or driving without due care and attention. Some police forces may offer a driver education course as an alternative, Birmingham Live reports. A generic picture of a motorway. (Image: Trinity Mirror) Rule 268 of The Highway Code states: “In congested conditions, where adjacent lanes of traffic are moving at similar speeds, traffic in left-hand lanes may sometimes be moving faster than traffic to the right. “In these conditions you may keep up with the traffic in your lane even if this means passing traffic in the lane to you right. Do not weave in and out of lanes to overtake.” While there is no specific law prohibiting undertaking, it could easily be a dangerous manoeuvre – which would be illegal. If the vehicle is travelling in the middle lane w

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