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Old 05-16-2013, 04:18 PM   #1
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Which lane do you travel in?

When towing your RV on 3 lane interstate highway, in which lane do you generally travel?
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Old 05-16-2013, 04:25 PM   #2
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I tow a toad with my RV and I always stay in the right lane. Having 1 side clear aids greatly in the relaxation of the white knuckle syndrome!! Seriously, I hate being in the middle in particular and the left lane next. I prefer to watch my left side instead of my right or both sides in the middle.
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Old 05-16-2013, 04:33 PM   #3
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When towing your RV on 3 lane interstate highway, in which lane do you generally travel?
Given that your RV tires probably have a max speed rating of 65, you are probably traveling slower than anything else on the interstate. You should be in the far right lane unless you need to pass someone going slower than you.
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Old 05-16-2013, 05:09 PM   #4
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I am a right lane driver almost always. I am typically the slowest dude there (not a slug as 60-65 is fine with me).

When approaching feed ramps I move over to the middle when safe and return after the interchange (also when safe).

Most states prohibit trailers in the left most lane.
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Old 05-16-2013, 05:10 PM   #5
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If it's a three lane highway in a large city I will be in the middle lane. That leaves a lane on my left for passing. It also leaves the right lane open for drivers who don't know how to merge into highway traffic from the many entrance ramps in large cities. Generally the speed limit in large cities is anywhere from 55 to 65 MPH.

On a two lane highway you will find me in the right lane.
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Old 05-16-2013, 05:11 PM   #6
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I tow a toad with my RV and I always stay in the right lane. Having 1 side clear aids greatly in the relaxation of the white knuckle syndrome!! Seriously, I hate being in the middle in particular and the left lane next. I prefer to watch my left side instead of my right or both sides in the middle.
And this is exactly why I am camped to the right. Well stated
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If it's a three lane highway in a large city I will be in the middle lane. That leaves a lane on my left for passing. It also leaves the right lane open for drivers who don't know how to merge into highway traffic from the many entrance ramps in large cities. Generally the speed limit in large cities is anywhere from 55 to 65 MPH.

On a two lane highway you will find me in the right lane.
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If it's a three lane highway in a large city I will be in the middle lane. That leaves a lane on my left for passing. It also leaves the right lane open for drivers who don't know how to merge into highway traffic from the many entrance ramps in large cities. Generally the speed limit in large cities is anywhere from 55 to 65 MPH.

On a two lane highway you will find me in the right lane.
I usually do what Oakman does.
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If it's a three lane highway in a large city I will be in the middle lane. That leaves a lane on my left for passing. It also leaves the right lane open for drivers who don't know how to merge into highway traffic from the many entrance ramps in large cities. Generally the speed limit in large cities is anywhere from 55 to 65 MPH.

On a two lane highway you will find me in the right lane.
I do likewise Oakman as I am like Herk, usually the slow poke at 55-65max.
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Old 05-16-2013, 06:09 PM   #10
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Stay in right lane most of the time curing 60-62mph BUT driving through a big city with many on ramps, I cruise the middle to maintain constant speed & less hassle with folks who do not know how to merge!
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