The Easter weekend is known to be one of the most dangerous of the year in terms of road accidents. This does not prevent other drivers from driving too fast. On Thursday, April 14, in the A40, the Ain Emergency Response Team (ERI) captured the Porsche which was monitored at a speed of 237 kilometers per hour, ie 107 kilometers per hour at the highest approved speed, in France, at highway.
What do some drivers play during Easter weekend? According to Ain gendarmerie’s Facebook post, the driver was caught in the act, on the A40, at a high speed, on the wheel of a Porsche 911 Carrera 4S (Type 996), apart from being the only one who clicked as well. hard on the right pedal of his car. Indeed, some dangerous drivers were observed, among others, at 179 km / h, 183 km / h, 204 km / h, 207 km / h and 210 km / h.
With a capacity of 320 horsepower from its 6-cylinder flat engine with a transmission of 3,596 cc.3, Porsche 911 Carrera 4S can reach speeds of up to 280 km / h. At an exercise of 0 to 100 km / h, this Porsche achieves 5.1 s.
The offender discloses, in addition to the revocation of his driver’s license and the suspension of his vehicle, both immediate, with severe penalties: 6-point withdrawal from the license, a fine of € 1,500, suspension of a permit that can last up to. 3 years, obliged to undertake a road safety awareness course and vehicle seizure.
Finally, let us remember, alas, that 2,947 people were killed on French roads in 2021, the final figures from the ONISR (National Interministerial Observatory for Road Safety) are expected next month. Be careful on the road this Easter weekend.
Photo: Ain Facebook Police