Should the motorway speed limit be raised to 80/85/90 mph?

Travel on any motorway nowadays and MOST drivers are doing 80-90mph safely.All these are breaking the law because of an archaic speed limit set in the 60's,when the max speed of say a Ford Anglia was 90mph and it took ages to stop safely.Modern cars are safer and can stop in half the distance of a Ford... show more Travel on any motorway nowadays and MOST drivers are doing 80-90mph safely.All these are breaking the law because of an archaic speed limit set in the 60's,when the max speed of say a Ford Anglia was 90mph and it took ages to stop safely.Modern cars are safer and can stop in half the distance of a Ford Anglia.Surely it is time to raise the speed limit...40 years is a long time...I don't condone over-fast driving when it's wet or foggy only sensibly fast on a dry safe day.The pollitically correct brigade will surely go against the idea so will the cash-grabbing "safety" cameras brigade.
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