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What should the left-hand lane of a motorway be used for?

Breakdowns and emergencies only

Overtaking slower traffic in the other lanes

Slow vehicles only

Normal driving

You should drive in the left-hand lane whenever possible. Only use the other lanes for overtaking or when directed to do so by signals. Using other lanes when the left-hand lane is empty can frustrate drivers behind you.