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Police bust learner driver doing 223km/h after video is uploaded to social media
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15th Jul 2021
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Police bust learner driver doing 223km/h after video is uploaded to social media

Here’s a community service announcement and a shocking reminder about the imbeciles sharing our roads. They could be in the car next to you. Here’s hoping it’s not this bloke. NSW Police highway patrol officers this week charged a 20-year-old male learner driver with a number of offences stemming from a video that depicted him travelling at 223km/h on a freeway south of Sydney.
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Joshua Dowling
Tesla Model 3 “under evaluation” as police car in the UK
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23rd Jun 2021
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Tesla Model 3 “under evaluation” as police car in the UK

A modified Tesla Model 3 Performance is being trialled in the UK as a police highway patrol vehicle. It’s unclear exactly what features the law enforcement-spec sedan picks up for official duties (beyond the external livery, sirens and lights), however the car was reportedly custom-built by Tesla's UK division to gauge interest for electric vehicle uptake across the wider fleet.
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William Davis
Lamborghini Huracan Performante seized under new 'anti-hoon' laws, listed for auction by Queensland Police
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10th Jun 2021
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Lamborghini Huracan Performante seized under new 'anti-hoon' laws, listed for auction by Queensland Police

A purple 2019 Lamborghini Huracan Performante seized by Queensland police under recently-overhauled “anti-hooning” legislation is set come up for auction. "Spotting the distinctive [vehicle] travelling at high speeds and then subsequently evading police interception, officers from the Nambour Road Policing Unit seized the luxury sports car," an offical statement from law enforcement said.
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William Davis
2021 Ford F-150 Police Responder revealed
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21st Mar 2021
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2021 Ford F-150 Police Responder revealed

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Emma Notarfrancesco
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21st Mar 2021
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2021 Ford F-150 Police Responder revealed

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Emma Notarfrancesco
The Australian speed camera that caught so many drivers, it stopped issuing fines
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24th Feb 2021
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The Australian speed camera that caught so many drivers, it stopped issuing fines

Here’s further proof speed cameras are more about revenue raising rather than saving lives. A fixed speed camera in Sydney’s CBD has stopped issuing fines – sending warning letters instead – after more than 36,000 drivers were snapped in three months, which was more than seven times the rate of the state’s next busiest speed camera.
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Joshua Dowling
Volkswagen Tiguan joins the ambulance service
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2nd Jun 2020
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Volkswagen Tiguan joins the ambulance service

German car maker Volkswagen has expanded its emergency services vehicle fleet in Australia, with a new Tiguan SUV joining the South Australia ambulance service. It follows the introduction last year of a fleet of Volkswagen Passat sedans and wagons deployed by police in Victoria and the Australian Capital Territory. The Volkswagen Tiguan Proline, based on the Tiguan Allspace Comfortline, has been tailored to meet the specific requirements of police and emergency services.
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Rob Margeit