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      10-25-2012, 10:54 AM   #1
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Article: Lamborghini Owner Says He Can't Afford The $600 Ticket, Aventador Impounded

"Lamborghini Owner Says He Can't Afford The $600 Ticket, Aventador Impounded"

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A 22-year old in Canada had his car impounded for driving without insurance. Not really news, right?

But what if that car was a Lamborghini Aventador? Now we care.

The Aventador in question was pulled over in Richmond, British Columbia, because it didn't have a front license plate, a minor infraction.

But when the mountie ran the plates, he discovered that the car wasn't insured. So he issued a $568 ticket and had it towed.

Even better? The driver, who was also the owner, told the officer that the ticket was "too expensive" and that he can't afford it.

So you can afford a $400,000 Lambo but not a $568 ticket? Sure. That sounds likely.
http://jalopnik.com/5954851/lamborgh...ador-impounded


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      10-25-2012, 03:36 PM   #2
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Maybe he saved up a lifetime for it.... yeah right....
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      10-25-2012, 08:46 PM   #3
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That's what happens when you take your dads car out when he's away on a business trip lol
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      10-25-2012, 08:48 PM   #4
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Lol I posted the same article into the Toronto Chat thread this morning.
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      10-26-2012, 01:51 AM   #5
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Yeah you can't drive it without insurance, and in BC you can't even park it at home without insurance. I think that's why it was towed.
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Haha! Classic Richmond kids. Guess mom and dad wont pay for his tickets like they did his car....
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The driver was from West Van in this article

http://www.news1130.com/news/local/a...-car-impounded
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Those guys don't even know how to drive those cars properly, spoiled kids.. Get them all impounded please!!
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don't impounded cars eventually wind up in auctions? hehe
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don't impounded cars eventually wind up in auctions? hehe
I think its after 90 days the impound gets to take legal ownership of the vehicle.
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I think its after 90 days the impound gets to take legal ownership of the vehicle.
Lets start the bidding at $500. Any takers?
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Lets start the bidding at $500. Any takers?
Count me in.

But in all honesty:

'Mounties pulled the 2012 Lamborghini Aventador over in Richmond because it didn't have a front license plate.'

I'm glad Canada's crime rate has fallen to 0% and front license plates is what they are focusing on now.
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Yeah cops in general are just tax collectors, I have no respect for them. Had one asshole blackmail me into going to court to testify in a breakin that happened across from my parents place.



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Count me in.

But in all honesty:

'Mounties pulled the 2012 Lamborghini Aventador over in Richmond because it didn't have a front license plate.'

I'm glad Canada's crime rate has fallen to 0% and front license plates is what they are focusing on now.
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