Phuket Police Seize 69 Exhaust Pipes and 19 Modified Motorbikes in Two Days

Phuket –

In total, 69 exhaust pipes and 19 modified motorbikes were seized in two days in Phuket following an illegal motorbike racing crackdown.

The Region 8 Police told the Phuket Express on Friday (July 7th) that many locals have complained about motorbike racing which has become a public nuisance. Police in Phuket cracked down on motorbike racers from July 5th to July 7th, 2023. They have seized a total of 69 exhaust pipes and 19 modified motorbikes in two days.

According to Phuket Police, motorbike racing on public roads is illegal. Most of the motorbike racers are teenagers. Parents should be aware of their children to prevent them from doing anything that is illegal. Motorbike racing can also lead to loss of life.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.