Tagged “hooning”

London To Clamp Down On Hoon Supercar Owners

In news that will hardly come as a shock to Australian motorists, London’s Chelsea and Kensington councils are looking at ways to reduce the ...

Bored Young Drivers Veering Toward Risky Behaviour: QUT

Research by the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) has found young drivers, males especially, are taking risks on the road due to boredom.

Vic: Police To Clamp-lock Hoon Cars In Driveways

The cars of Victorian hoons may soon become little more than lawn ornaments, thanks to a new cost-cutting Police trial.

Vic: TAC Study Explores Road Behaviour Of Young Rural Motorists

Victoria's Transport Accident Commission (TAC) has released details of a study into the risks taken by young drivers on country roads.

Specialist Squad To Crack Down On Hoons In Melbourne

A new police squad has been established to target anti-social 'hoon' behaviour in Melbourne’s south-east.

Victorian Pursuit Hoons Face 3-year Jail Term Under New Law

Hoons leading police on high-speed chases in Victoria will soon risk a three-year jail sentence, Police and Emergency Services Minister Peter Ry...

Victoria Police Take The Keys On Over 1000 Hoon Cars

The numbers are out: Victoria's police force has locked up more than 1000 vehicles in the first three months of the state's tough new ho...

Victoria's New Hoon Laws In Effect From Tomorrow

Whether you're a local or a roadtripping outerstater, if you're heading to this week's Australian International Motor Show in Melbou...

Victorian Hoons To Lose Vehicle For 30 Days

Victoria's tough anti-hoon laws are about to get tougher, with the state's Coalition Government announcing this week that it will extend...

Operation Friction Shuts Down 'Hoon Gathering' In Victoria

Police in Victoria shut down an alleged 'hoon gathering' this week in the northern suburb of Campbellfield, arresting two and issuing 52 No...

Victoria Police Crush First Vehicle Under Hoon Laws; Even Tougher Legislation Proposed

Victoria Police has announced this week that it is putting into action the latest phase of the state's 'anti-hoon' legislation, whic...

Vic: Operation Pipedown Nabs More Than 1300 Noisy Hoons

A JOINT operation between Victoria Police and the Environment Protection Agency has seen 1369 EPA notices issued to drivers and riders of excess...

Victoria Police Impound 22 Vehicles In Overnight Hoon Blitz

VICTORIA POLICE HAVE impounded 22 vehicles after an overnight blitz on 'hoon' activities in Campbellfield last night.

Victorian Anti-Hoon Laws See Police Impound 10,000 Vehicles

VICTORIA POLICE confirmed this week that 10,000 vehicles have been impounded since the State introduced 'anti-hoon' laws almost fou...

WA Hoon Laws Tough On Car Owners, But Revisions On The Way

A MINI DEALER in Perth has had one of its cars impounded for 28 days after a customer took it 70km/h past the speed limit.

20 Year-Old Posts Video Of Hoonage On Facebook, Loses Second Car To The Law

A 20 YEAR-OLD Castlemaine man has become the first person to lose not one, but two cars to Victoria's tough new anti-hoon laws. Earlier this year ...

Victoria Police Warns Hoons Could Lose Cars For Three Months

VICTORIA POLICE MINISTER Bob Cameron has warned today that drivers caught speeding more than 70km/h over the limit could lose their cars immediate...

Victorian Speeding Fine Revenue Set To Top $500m, Hoons Now Prime Targets

Victorian Police will target speeders and hoons more aggressively, with the Victorian Government announcing yesterday in the 2009 State Budget that...

Maserati Celebrates FIA GT Win - With Doughnuts

Victory burnouts.

Top Gear UK Is Back On British TV – Season 12

This Sunday just gone (UK time) saw the return of the one true Top Gear to British television sets, and to computer screens of net-savvy fans arou...