Stunt Driving Ticket / Racing Ticket

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Stunt Driving / Racing charge can be given to any individual caught driving at a speed of 50 km/h or higher than the posted speed limit. Stunt driving is considered a very serious offence by the courts and insurance companies. The implications of this offence if convicted are immense. The team at We Win Traffic Tickets fight Stunt Driving / Racing charges regularly and have great success getting the Stunt Driving / Racing charge completely dismissed.

Penalties for stunt driving/racing

The penalties if charged with a Stunt Driving / Racing Ticket are:

  • Immediate seven day licence suspension of the driver of the vehicle
  • Immediate seven day vehicle impoundment of the vehicle being driven at the time of the incident
  • Fine amounts ranging from $2,000 – $10,000
  • Possible driver’s licence suspension of up to two years
  • Six demerit points registered on your record
  • Significant increase of insurance rates
  • Second conviction drivers license suspension of up to ten (10) years and possible jail time

The seven-day licence suspension and car impoundment are mandatory, even if the car doesn’t belong to the driver who receives the ticket. Towing and impoundment fees are the responsibility of the driver and fees can range from a few hundred to a few thousand dollars.

Insurance Implications

If convicted of a Stunt Driving / Racing offence, insurance rates could triple even if this is the only ticket on record. There have been some reports of insurance companies cancelling clients’ policies completely for a Stunt Driving / Racing conviction even if no other conviction is on record. Therefore, one Stunt Driving / Racing conviction can leave you without insurance and the only option for insurance may be private insurance companies which usually cost thousands more.

The seven-day licence suspension and car impoundment are mandatory, even if the car doesn’t belong to the driver who receives the ticket. Towing and impoundment fees are the responsibility of the driver and fees can range from a few hundred to a few thousand dollars.