Local Transport Today is the authoritative, independent journal for transport decision makers. Analysis, Comment & News on Transport Policy, Planning, Finance and Delivery since 1989.

Drivers face £100 fines for driving too loudly

?Almost 10,000 vehicles were caught emitting noise over the 72 decibel (dB) limit in period June 2021 to February 2022

03 October 2022
 

‘Boy racers’ and owners of noisy cars could be slapped with fines for making too much noise, warns a driving experience provider DrivingExperience.com.

Indeed, noisy motorists driving cars registered since 2016 are running the risk of being hit with a painful fixed penalty notice of up to £100 if the external noise from their vehicle exceeds 72 decibels (dB) while on public roads. Meanwhile, the legal limit for cars registered after 2007 but before 2016 is 76 dB.

The warning...

+82% more

 

Policy and Research Advisor, Urban Transport Group
Urban Transport Group
Leeds
£34,356 per annum
Policy and Research Advisor, Urban Transport Group
Urban Transport Group
Leeds
£34,356 per annum
View all Vacancies
 
Search
 
 
 

TransportXtra is part of Landor LINKS

© 2023 TransportXtra | Landor LINKS Ltd | All Rights Reserved

Subscriptions, Magazines & Online Access Enquires
[Frequently Asked Questions]
Email: subs.ltt@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7959

Shop & Accounts Enquires
Email: accounts@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7855

Advertising Sales & Recruitment Enquires
Email: daniel@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7861

Events & Conference Enquires
Email: conferences@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7865

Press Releases & Editorial Enquires
Email: info@transportxtra.com | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7875

Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions | Advertise

Web design london by Brainiac Media 2020