Penalties Faced by Illegal Steet Racing

  • They can be arrested and have their cars impounded.
  • If convicted of street racing or aiding and abetting a street race, they can be imprisoned for up to six months (or much longer if they cause injuries or death) and heavily fined.
  • Their driver's license can be revoked.
  • Their car insurance may be cancelled or the rates dramatically increased.
  • Spectators and vehicles in and around illegal street races are often penalized as well.