Autobahns are known as freeways or motorways elsewhere on the planet. They feature at least two lanes in each direction, sometimes three, and very rarely four. They are restricted to vehicles which, by virtue of their construction, can go faster than 60kph.
This not to say that there is a lower speed limit for traffic. There is no general upper speed limit either, apart from the one that's imposed on you by the car in front.Continued page 2/10