Man sneaks car onto England race track - 7News Boston WHDH-TV

Man sneaks car onto England race track

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A man in England is in trouble for driving his Volkswagen onto a track in the middle of a race with his girlfriend in the passenger seat.

The regular Volkswagen drove from a pit lane onto the track at the Brands Hatch Circuit in Kent, England while an actual race was in progress. The race, called the Fun Cup, involves Volkswagen Beetles participating in a four hour race.

Not laughing, was the chief executive of the group that owns the track.

"I am extremely angry that this idiot acted in such a reckless way. He endangered the lives of the drivers racing, the marshals and his own passengers," he said.

Officials stopped the race and Then re-started it about half an hour later. Police arrested the 21-year-old driver.

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