Bri­ton spends sons’ in­her­i­tance fight­ing £100 speed­ing ticket

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man said he spent tens of thou­sands of pounds in sav­ings ear­marked for his chil­dren’s in­her­i­tance un­suc­cess­fully fight­ing a speed­ing fine — for £100 ($123), the BBC re­ported on Tues­day. Richard Keed­well, 71, from Glouces­ter­shire in Eng­land, was clocked driv­ing 56kmph on a 50kmph stretch of road in 2016. He chal­lenged the re­sult­ing fine, claim­ing he “could not be­lieve” he had been speed­ing and that he had “no case to an­swer”. But his ul­ti­mately fu­tile fight has taken three years to wind its way through the courts — and cost Keed­well “the best part of £30,000” that he had even­tu­ally in­tended to pass on to his

Video shows Tesla driver asleep in mov­ing car

A Mas­sachusetts man has posted a video on­line that ap­pears to show the driver of a Tesla sleep­ing as the car speeds along a high­way. Tes­las have an au­topi­lot func­tion, but the com­pany says driv­ers are ex­pected to re­main alert. Dakota Randall took a video Sun­day that shows the driver’s head down. Randall said the car was a Tesla. In the pas­sen­ger’s seat, an­other per­son ap­pears to be sleep­ing. The video was shot on the Mas­sachusetts Turn­pike in New­ton. Randall says the car was trav­el­ling 96kmph, and he honked to try to wake the driver. He did not call po­lice. State po­lice say they’re aware of the video. A Tesla spokesper

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