U.S. SPEED LIMITS, RANKED

  1. 1.
    70
    It's just right. Having grown up in a 65 mph state, 70 still feels like some amazing luxury.
  2. 2.
    35
    When you're in town, is there anything better?
  3. 3.
    55
    I think the Red Rocker got it wrong. Perfect for a romp through the countryside. See #9
  4. 4.
    20
    School Zone = Cool Zone
  5. 5.
    45
    Oh, you little beauty!
  6. 6.
    10
    Welcome to Shady Acres RV park! Relax, stay awhile.
  7. 7.
    75
    You're growing on me.
  8. 8.
    60
    I can work with this, but what are you up to?
  9. 9.
    65
    The new 55
  10. 10.
    50
    It takes way too much discipline to maintain such a middling speed. What are we doing here?
  11. 11.
    30
    Please turn into a 35mph zone. Please! Please! Please!
  12. 12.
    Reasonable & Prudent
    "It's up to you bro, but be cool." (Montana speed limit policy, 1995-1999)
    Suggested by   @jonathan
  13. 13.
    25
    My neighbor will scream at you if you exceed it.
  14. 14.
    15
    I hope you're picking up someone you love from the airport, otherwise this is a disaster.
  15. 15.
    80
    Huh???
  16. 16.
    5
    Get off the forklift! You're not properly licensed to drive that thing.
  17. 17.
    40
    Definitely a speed trap. Be on high alert!
  18. 18.
    85
    Texas, you've always gotta go big. This is really pushing it. What's the hurry?