Lamborghini
(Central Saanich Police)

Central Saanich police impounded a Lamborghini Sunday night after the driver was caught going 65 km/h over the posted limit.

In a tweet, police say the driver was nabbed travelling 145 km/h in an 80 zone on Highway 17.

The driver was served a ticket totaling $960 in fines, including $483 for speeds exceeding 60 km/h, $368 for driving without care and attention, and $109 for failing to signal a lane change.

They also received an 11 point demerit. Their vehicle, a Lamborhini Aventador, was impounded.

The Aventador has a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $464,009.

Central Saanich Police say that witnesses to the incident can call Cst. Clandening at 250-652-4441, and quote file #20-3043.