Reckless driving

Reckless driving - Five motorists driving Porsches at more than 200km/h on the A89 motorway towards Bordeaux- Clermont-Ferrand have been stopped by French police. The incident occurred shortly after 6pm on Tuesday. According to reports all five were Korean nationals currently on holiday in France. Aged between 27 and 38 they had rented the cars during their stay. Each motorist was given a 750 euro fine and issued with a driving ban in France.

 

 

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