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  • n. A young man who drives recklessly fast, especially one who participates in gatherings of car-culture enthusiasts and/or in illegal street racing.


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  • "The Land Transport (Unauthorised Street and Drag Racing) Amendment Act 2003 is aimed at street racing and burnouts in public places and came into force on 1 May 2003. There are heavy penalties for breaking the new laws. Existing laws against noisy or modified vehicles still apply."
    - NZ Police website,, cited 4 Feb 2009.

    February 4, 2009