Lamborghini confiscated in Chipping Norton

Police have confiscated a Lamborghini on Friday night after two men were detected allegedly street racing at Chipping Norton.

About 8.45pm, police from the Liverpool Proactive Crime Team were patrolling Newbridge Road.

Polcie allege they observed a black Lamborghini Gallardo and a white Mitsubishi Lancer Evo accelerate harshly from a set of traffic control lights in a street race.

The vehicles were travelling side by side at more than 120 kph in the 70 kph zone between Moorebank Avenue and Epsom Road.

There were several other vehicles on Newbridge Road which were passed at speed, during the race.

The two male drivers, one 33 and the other 38, were arrested without incident.

Both men were issued with court attendance notices for street racing and exceeding the speed limit by more than 45 kph.

The driving licences of both men were also suspended. They will appear in Liverpool Local Court on August 27.

The Lamborghini was seized pending further inquiries.

Police are urging anyone with information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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