Saturday 20 January 2018

Numbers game

100,000 -- number of trips made every day. In 2000, 80,000 were made. 8 -- number of lanes after the upgrade. There were previously four. 31km -- length of upgraded motorway . 29 minutes -- time saved since the toll barriers were removed, travelling the entire length of the motorway in each direction. 100kph -- speed limit on the motorway imposed because of traffic volumes. €2 -- toll for using the motorway if vehicle is registered. €3 -- toll for unregistered vehicle. €80m -- tolling revenue collected every year.

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