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LIST: 2017's fastest speeding tickets in Texas

HOUSTON, Texas (KETK) - Drivers in Texas love the open road and higher speed limits.

But, some of those motorists really know how to put the "pedal to the metal."

Chron.com reached out to the Texas Department of Public Safety for a list of the fastest speeding tickets form January 1, 2017, to November 28, 2017.

The top 10 fastest speeds that were clocked and ticketed can be seen below, according to Chron.com's findings:

1) Location: US-90 in Coryell County
Alleged speed: 181
Posted speed: 75
Vehicle: Red 2012 Honda CBR 100

2) Location: SH-44 in Nueces County
Alleged speed: 160
Posted speed: 75
Vehicle: Red 2006 Suzuki motorcycle

3) Location: I-45 in Galveston County
Alleged speed: 160
Posted speed: 55
Vehicle: Silver 2012 Dodge Challenger SRT8

4) Location: SH-195 in Williamson County
Alleged speed: 156
Posted speed: 70
Vehicle: 2014 Chevrolet SSM

5) Location: I-40 in Carson County
Alleged speed: 156
Posted speed: 75
Vehicle: Red 2016 Chevrolet 

6) Location: SH-195 in Williamson County
Alleged speed: 156
Posted speed: 70
Vehicle: Black 2006 Suzuki GSX

7) Location: US-81 in Wise County
Alleged speed: 155
Posted speed: 75
Vehicle: Black 2016 Kawasaki 800

8) Location: I-35 in Hays County
Alleged speed: 150
Posted speed: 70
Vehicle: Blue 2009 Suzuki GSF

9) Location: SH-70 in Fisher County
Alleged speed: 149
Posted speed: 75
Vehicle: White 2017 Suzuki GSX

10) Location: SH-67 in Johnson County
Alleged speed: 146
Posted speed: 65
Vehicle: White 2017 Chevrolet Corvette\

To see Chron.com's full list, click here.

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