Driver doing 172km/h

Speedo

A West Hobart man has been clocked driving at 172 kilometres an hour.

Police picked up the offender travelling south on the Midland Highway at Powranna yesterday afternoon.

The 21-year-old lost his licence for at least 4 months, was fined $963 and docked 6 demerit points.

His black Subaru WRX Impressa has also been clamped for 28 days.