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Idiot Driver Films Self Speeding at 140mph; Gets Arrested

Idiot Driver Films Self Speeding at 140mph; Gets Arrested

Video evidence: Banakov was clocked by police at 118mph but the video revealed he had been driving at more than 140mph

The Daily Mail

February 14, 2011

OREGON – A driver who filmed his speedometer as he reached 140mph has been arrested after police saw the video.

Stanislav Bakanov wanted to post the clip on Youtube so he could boast about the performance of his BMW M3.

But he pulled over by police as he attempted the speed run in Marion County near Portland, Oregon.

Officers clocked Bakanov at 118mph as he approached their car, and the driver filmed the officers.

The driver admitted to the officers that he had constructed a mount for the camera on the car’s dashboard so he could put the clip on YouTube.

And when officers viewed the tape they discovered that he had reached more than 140mph.

He was arrested and charged charged with reckless driving and speeding, his It was his third speeding incident in the past year.

The video was confiscated and will be used as evidence against him.

It comes weeks after a driver in Oklahoma city was caught by police after filming himself driving at 190mph and posting them on YouTube.

Cody Replogle was arrested after police saw the video of him driving his Chevrolet Corvette on the website in December.

‘I was extremely concerned with Mr. Replgogle’s reckless driving and thought the Youtube posts might encourage others to do the same thing in order to garner attention,’ Colonel Van Guillote told Oklahoma’s News on 6.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol arrested Replogle and tracked him down after receiving an email complaint.


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    els98

    over 3 years ago

    474 Comments

    Haha - how incredibly stupid - just shows money can't buy intelligence!

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    djs2v

    over 3 years ago

    5628 Comments

    What an idiot!!!

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    CITYPATROL1099

    over 3 years ago

    332 Comments

    When I see stupid people like this, I think of two words: JOB SECURITY.

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    NTX5oh

    over 3 years ago

    106 Comments

    Well, I've done 140 MPH before...but I had my lights and siren going :-)

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    Kinder_mapp

    over 3 years ago

    4160 Comments

    Well if they were not stupid then we would have nothing to do.

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    Stupid is what supid does!

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    GrayPanther

    over 3 years ago

    1270 Comments

    At least this headline's right.

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    msjayelbee

    over 3 years ago

    612 Comments

    I love dumb criminals--they make it easier for everybody.

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    Instructor

    over 3 years ago

    94 Comments

    We had an incident here in Kansas City, on Hwy 29 I think, the driver was traveling at 150 mph, hit another car, killing the woman driver.
    He will have a long time to consider his actions. He received an extensive sentence for 'MURDER"

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    Hope this ten year old mental midget brings LOTS of cash to court.This is the type of loser who should never own anythng more powerful than a 1950 Hudson Hornet.

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    Baxter2

    over 3 years ago

    1846 Comments

    Glad to see it.

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    mericlejr

    over 3 years ago

    228 Comments

    Well done , 118mph and then he hands you a bigger ticket with140mph.. Good colar and all handed to you by perp.. $$$$$$ to funny.. Could have been worse you could have had to investigate accident with fatality.. good job.

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    NYPDALT

    over 3 years ago

    3130 Comments

    That's awesome. What an idiot.

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    BigNTS

    over 3 years ago

    6822 Comments

    Sometimes they just make the job too easy.

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    BUMP ALL COMMENTS

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