As of 2015, street speed limits are set by state and local governments by statute. Furthermore, every state has a basic speed law, requiring drivers to maintain a reasonable and prudent speed for the conditions, accordin... More » Government & Politics Law Driving Laws

The maximum speed of a Maserati Bora is 170 mph. The cars were produced between 1971 and 1978. More » Vehicles Car Makes & Models

By law, the speed limit on Texas highways is 70 mph. However, some Texas highways that are built to handle higher speeds may have a maximum speed limit of 75 to 85 mph. More » Geography
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