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Stories about: driver's license

Take the Elderly Off the Road, Please
Take the Elderly Off the Road, Please

16 Oct 2019, 20:08 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / There are currently no upper age limits to driving in any country, but the number of aging drivers is on the rise – so maybe there should be

 
Learner Driver Arrested After Failing Test, Driving Off in Anger
Learner Driver Arrested After Failing Test, Driving Off in Anger

5 Oct 2019, 22:59 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Learner driver reaches peak immaturity: police officers arrest man who sped off after failing his driving test, thinking he could drive himself home

 
Woman Leads Cops on Insane Chase, Slams Patrol Cars Because She’s Late for Work
Woman Leads Cops on Insane Chase, Slams Patrol Cars Because She’s Late for Work

30 Sep 2019, 13:50 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / A 23-year-old Ohio woman got sentenced to prison and a 15-year driving ban after a dangerous stunt she pulled earlier this year

 
92YO Woman Accidentally Crashes Nissan Sentra She Wanted to Buy Into Dealership
92YO Woman Accidentally Crashes Nissan Sentra She Wanted to Buy Into Dealership

27 Sep 2019, 22:03 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / She was “burning rubber” when police arrived, with her foot still on the accelerator. The investigation could result in the suspension of her driver’s license

 
Elderly Female Drivers Are 3 Times More Likely to Be in an Accident Than Men
Elderly Female Drivers Are 3 Times More Likely to Be in an Accident Than Men

26 Sep 2019, 22:03 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Because women tend to let the husband be the default driver, they fail to accumulate great driving experience, which makes them prone to accidents, study says

 
Australia Deploys AI Cameras to Catch Texting Drivers
Australia Deploys AI Cameras to Catch Texting Drivers

24 Sep 2019, 11:17 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / New South Wales successfully tried out the program and will extend it to 45 units spread out across the state, most of them mobile

 
95YO Man from Texas Has to Prove He Was Born to Renew His Driver’s License
95YO Man from Texas Has to Prove He Was Born to Renew His Driver’s License

19 Sep 2019, 20:39 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Albert Bigler has been driving for 65 of his 95 years but, because he doesn’t have a birth certificate, he’s no longer allowed to renew his license

 
Learner Driver Takes Subaru Impreza to 137mph During Police Chase, Blows Engine
Learner Driver Takes Subaru Impreza to 137mph During Police Chase, Blows Engine

5 Sep 2019, 19:55 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The 23-year-old had purchased the used car that same day, didn’t have a license or insurance. He received an 8-month jail sentence

 
A Car Sandwich: Man Fined for Driving Car With Another Car on Top
A Car Sandwich: Man Fined for Driving Car With Another Car on Top

30 Aug 2019, 12:12 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Glyndwr Wyn Richards pleaded guilty to using of a motor vehicle in a way likely to cause injury after he was caught driving his VW with a Skoda on the roof

 
Young Drug Dealers in Bristol Get Free Driving Lessons in Pilot Program
Young Drug Dealers in Bristol Get Free Driving Lessons in Pilot Program

28 Aug 2019, 13:57 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The Call-In scheme aims to take young offenders who have made “one mistake” and help them start a career, thus keeping them from reoffending

 
British Drivers Rely Heavily on Google for Running and Maintenance on Their Cars
British Drivers Rely Heavily on Google for Running and Maintenance on Their Cars

23 Aug 2019, 11:01 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Research shows about 10,000 monthly queries on Google on how to jump-start a car, but drivers also go online for help with taxes, cleaning and cheap insurance

 
Ibiza Cops Are Looking for Ferrari Owner Driving Around With Naked Woman on Car
Ibiza Cops Are Looking for Ferrari Owner Driving Around With Naked Woman on Car

22 Aug 2019, 09:43 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Video of the cigar-smoking dude and the naked woman twerking on his car was captured by passers-by and widely shared on social media

 
8YO Kid Takes Mom’s VW Golf on the Autobahn, Only Pulls Over When He Hits 87Mph
8YO Kid Takes Mom’s VW Golf on the Autobahn, Only Pulls Over When He Hits 87Mph

21 Aug 2019, 14:39 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The boy had extensive experience with road-legal vehicles, just not on public roads. German police say there were no injuries or accidents in the joyride

 
Teen Crashes Into Police Car Because Pot Smoke Fogged Up His Windshield
Teen Crashes Into Police Car Because Pot Smoke Fogged Up His Windshield

12 Jul 2019, 12:05 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / A 19-year-old male from Australia hit a police car and injured a cop, fled the scene of the crime, but turned himself in the next day. He’s been granted bail

 
Mom Films Toddler Dancing in the Passenger Seat, Gets Driving Ban 2 Years Later
Mom Films Toddler Dancing in the Passenger Seat, Gets Driving Ban 2 Years Later

25 Jun 2019, 14:25 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Kerry White was driving her car as she was filming her toddler busting a move in the seat beside her. She posted the video to Facebook and it led to her arrest

 
Michael Caine Learned to Drive on the Set of the Original Italian Job Film
Michael Caine Learned to Drive on the Set of the Original Italian Job Film

24 Jun 2019, 13:43 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / On the film’s anniversary, Caine reveals he didn’t have a valid driver’s license during production. He learned to drive on the closed sets

 
Teen Caught Speeding in Chevrolet Camaro, Blames It on Hot Wings
Teen Caught Speeding in Chevrolet Camaro, Blames It on Hot Wings

10 Jun 2019, 12:15 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Manitoba, Canada catch speedster, share his terrible excuse for it: he needed a bathroom after eating hot wings

 
Unlicensed Driver Caught With 12 Passengers in 7-Seat Vehicle
Unlicensed Driver Caught With 12 Passengers in 7-Seat Vehicle

31 May 2019, 13:24 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Police respond to a call of a car being overloaded with kids, find unlicensed driver behind the wheel. Of the 12 passengers, several were unsecured kids

 
“Bus Fanatic” Steals Double-Deckers for Fun, Even Picks Passengers on the Way
“Bus Fanatic” Steals Double-Deckers for Fun, Even Picks Passengers on the Way

24 May 2019, 09:15 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / 20-year-old man from London pleads guilty to 8 offenses after stealing 2 Routemaster buses on 2 separate occasions, and taking them on joyrides

 
Disqualified Driver Runs Over Girl, Flees, Still Claims He’s a Good Person
Disqualified Driver Runs Over Girl, Flees, Still Claims He’s a Good Person

21 May 2019, 12:31 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Ashley Evans was disqualified from driving, still bought a new car and took it for a spin. He then ran over a little girl who had fallen off her scooter