Police have impounded a P-plate driver's car under hoon laws after he was allegedly caught travelling 73km/h over the speed limit.
The driver of a Nissan Patrol was spotted about 11.15pm yesterday on Connolly Drive, Merriwa.
Police said he was travelling at 123km/h in a 60km/h zone and that he had been drinking.
The car was impounded for 28 days.
An 18-year-old Clarkson man will be summonsed for reckless driving and excess 0.02 per cent alcohol.