Luxury sports car clocked tearing through 70 zone at 147km/h

A DRIVER has allegedly been clocked travelling through a 70 zone at more than 140km/h on the Gold Coast.

Police were patrolling Main Beach when they allegedly spotted a luxury sports coupe travelling at extreme speed along the Gold Coast Highway near Admiralty Drive about 8.15pm last night.

It’s alleged the vehicle was clocked travelling at 147km/h – more than double the 70km/h limit.


The driver, a 41-year-old man from Paradise Point, was issued with an infringement notice and had his licence suspended on the spot for six months.

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Jaydan is a Digital News Producer at He was appointed Managing Editor of the Junee Southern Cross newspaper at the age of 17 and has since held positions in a number of newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland. Jaydan joined the Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company in 2013 and has been keeping the Gold Coast up to date with the latest local, national and international news online at ever since. With almost ten years’ experience in both print and digital media Jaydan is committed to providing the best coverage during major news and weather events.

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