What lane is considered the passing lane?

Answer The passing lane on the highway is the outer lane, or lane closest to the median strip or opposing traffic. In the United States, the left lane is generally reserved for passing, although laws vary... Read More »

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What does HOV lane mean?

According to the California Department of Transportation, HOV is an acronym for High Occupancy Vehicle. An HOV lane is a highway lane designated for high occupancy vehicles, commonly known as carpo... Read More »

What does POV mean on the expressway lane?

POV is the acronym for Privately Owned Vehicle. This is different from an HOV, which is a High Occupancy Vehicle, like a bus or perhaps a carpool. Many cities have "HOV Lanes" on their freeways, wh... Read More »

Does it matter what lane you enter when you make a U turn in California?

It makes sense to turn to the closest lane when you are turning right after stopping at a red light. It doesn't matter for a U-turn. The only times you can make a U-turn at an intersection is at a ... Read More »

Does anybody else get fed up with drivers who hog the middle lane on motorways?

YES i spend a lot of time driving on motorways. I undertake them then pull into the middle lane just in front of them and then straight back into the inside lane. this usually works and gets the s... Read More »