Roads in Malaysia are massive 3 &4 lane highways, once you cross the border into Thailand the roads are more A1 like.Nigel wrote:ndwgolf wrote:I planning on taking my new Trek Madone 7 from my home in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia to Phuket Thailand...... It's pretty much highway all the way with a maximum speedimit of 110 kh (70 mph). I will be using a Thule roof rack on the back of my pick up truck so half of the bike is protected from the wind due to the cab.
My feelings is I should be okay at 110 to 120 kph.....but wondered if anyone has any other ideas.
No idea about your roads. ..
I currently take my Mountain bike 60 kilometres (round trip) 3 times a week here in Phuket Thailand on the back of my truck to get away from the crazy driving in Phuket (seriously crazy driving) so that I can ride my bike in Phang-Nga where the roads are very quite and very scenic..........