A man was arrested near the N3 Linksfield offramp early on Sunday after the highest recorded speed violation in the Ekurhuleni metropole, metro police said.
The 31-year-old man was travelling at 261km/h in a 120km/h zone in a Nissan Skyline GTR which had a Botswana number plate. He said he was on his way to the Wesbank race track in Alberton, said Superintendent Vusi Mabanga.
Three other speedsters were arrested after travelling between 184km/h and 188km/h in a 120km/h zone.
162 mph in a 75 mph zone in a Skyline GT-R. The other cars werent even close... 188km/hr....weak.