wombatK wrote:wellington_street wrote:Bir harsh on the ute driver - looks like a normal lane change. Hes likely to be travelling about 50km/h faster
I don't get what he's hurry is. It was at least 1 or 2 km to the next exit - so really no need to cut it that fine.
You need to account for zoom lens and likely speed differential. It's hardly a close pass.
wombatK wrote:It's also worth questioning your assumption that he's ok to be doing 80 kph when passing. The speed limit is 80 kph, but you are not
entitled to drive at that speed if it's not appropriate (safe) for the conditions. Passing close to a cyclist at that speed is not IMHO safe for the
From the limited information available (i.e. a single photo from a telephoto lens) he's around 1.5m, if not more, from the cyclists when passing them in the adjacent lane.