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Contrary to common belief there is NO "56 mph" limit for trucks on UK roads

Correct, however most - are fitted with governors to restrict them to 56mph, or in some case 52mph. I think this is done for mostly economic reasons. You can read the placards on the back of many of these lorries stating that they have governors.

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