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Town of Alberton

Legislation:

For more detailed information, please read the Racing and Stunt Driving Regulations.

What is classified as a race?

A race includes any of the following driving behaviours:

  • driving a vehicle at a speed well above the posted limit in a competition with another vehicle.

  • chasing another vehicle while driving

  • driving a vehicle without care and attention, without consideration for other people on the highway or in a way that could endanger lives by:

    • driving a vehicle well above the posted speed limit,

    • outdistancing or attempting to outdistance one or more vehicles while driving at a speed well above the posted limit, or

    • repeatedly changing lanes close to other vehicles while driving at a speed well above the posted limit.


What is considered a stunt?

A stunt can include any of the following driving behaviours:

  • driving a vehicle (including a motorcycle, but excluding a commercial vehicle with lift axles) to lift one or more of its tires from the surface of the highway (ie, "popping a wheelie" on a motorcycle);

  • driving a vehicle in a way in that some or all of its tires lose traction on the highway while turning (ie, "fishtailing");

  • driving a vehicle in a way that causes it to spin or circle on the spot (ie, "pulling donuts");

  • driving a vehicle side by side with one or more other vehicles, where one vehicle is in the lane for on-coming traffic, for a period of time longer than is required to pass;

  • driving a vehicle with someone in the trunk;

  • driving a vehicle from a position other than the driver's seat;

  • allowing someone or something to block the driver's seat in a way that impedes the driver from operating the vehicle;

  • allowing someone to sit in a position that interferes with the driver's control over the vehicle or that obstructs the driver's vision; or

  • allowing someone or something to stick out of the window, moon roof, sun roof or other opening in the vehicle.

Location

Alberton


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For More Information
3 Emma Drive, P.O. Box 153
Alberton, PE
C0B 1B0
Telephone: (902) 853-2720
Facsimile: (902) 853-2314
Email: info@townofalberton.ca
Website: Town of Alberton Website


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