Police impound tractor caught drag racing motorbikes

Gives a new meaning to track(tor) racing...

Police impounded tractor

IN THE WEIRD world of Wiltshire, it's not just fast cars and sportsbikes that caught drag racing. 

Oh no -even the farmers get in on it. 

According to SomersetLive, Police in Amesbury, Wiltshire, recently seized a tractor following reports of it 'drag racing' motorbikes.

On closer inspection, they found it to be using red diesel (duty free fuel only to be used for agricultural purposes), and the driver not to be holding valid insurance at the time.

As a result, they impounded the vehicle, but not before tweeting a photo of the New Holland T6 175 tractor, which can reportedly boasts 175hp and weighs around 5.5.tonnes...