Police dashcam shows 62-year old driving over 145mph

Staff writer

Footage released by Hampshire Police shows the moment a driver was caught speeding on the M3 motorway near Basingstoke – at a staggering 147mph.

PC Jamie Foster, who was driving an unmarked car, pulled the driver over after recording him doing an average speed of 147.1mph. The offending driver was 62-year-old John Hornby, of Ringwood, Hampshire, who pushed his powerful Audi S4 remarkably close to its top speed of 155mph.