Two Cannonballers were stopped on their way to Rimini by the Swiss Police.
One Porsche driver was stopped near Basel, in the Belchentunnel . Her speed was 144 km/h (89.48 mp/h). Allowed was a speed of 80 km/h (49.71 mph). Bad luck for her: the driver lives in England but had a swiss-driver’s license, which was approved directly….
A second Cannonballer was stopped on the A2 – Autobahn. At 3 o’clock AM the british driver was stopped by a civil-police-car. Near Emmen the driver was stopped in a road works – area with a speed of 150 km/h – 93.21 mph (allowed 80 km/h – 49.71 mph). He had to pay a fine of ‘several’ thousand Franken.