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Why is it more difficult to overtake a large vehicle than a car?

A It takes longer to pass one
Depending on relevant speed, it will usually take you longer to pass a lorry than other vehicles. Some hazards to watch for include oncoming traffic, junctions ahead, bends or dips which could restrict your view, and signs or road markings that prohibit overtaking. Make sure you can see that it’s safe to complete the manoeuvre before you start to overtake.
B They may suddenly pull up
C Their brakes are not as good
D They climb hills more slowly