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2014-09-16 09:42

WHAT A WAY TO AVOID A FINE: A driver was filmed reversing his Opel Astra off the rear of a two truck. Image: YouTube


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LONDON, England - In the hustle and bustle of large cities, parking spaces are at a premium. The last thing a driver wants to watch is his or her car being impounded. 

How far would you go to avoid paying a fine?

According to the London Daily Mail, a driver in London returned to his Opel Astra only to find it being on the back of a tow truck. A video posted online on YouTube shows how the driver mounted the tow truck, hopped into his car and incredibly, reversed off the flat-bed.


The video shows how he jumped into the drivers seat, built up the revs and reversed at speed off the rear of the tow truck.

A crowd of commuters formed an impromptu audience and in the video you can hear a few giggles as the man attempts to avoid having his car impounded.

VIDEO: Driver reverses off tow truck to avoid fine

The police were called but the driver could not be located as it was discovered that the car was not registered to him.

Here's a preview of the clip: Click on the gif to watch the video

How far would you go to avoid a fine or your car being impounded? Email us and we'll publish your thoughts on Wheels24.

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