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Are Aussie joyriders safest in the world?

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June 12, 2006
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A 10 year old boy and his 6 year old brother have been pulled over by traffic cops in Australia after twoccing their gran’s car and driving over 60 miles on their way to their granddad’s place.

But these kids were no boy racers:

“They appeared to be driving normally … certainly better than probably some other people on that road,” said Moree Police Sergeant Matt Clifford.

Full story from the Sydney Morning Herald.

Stealing vehicles whilst underage, and then driving them in an entirely sensible way seems to be an Australian thing, though…

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