5-year-old caught driving to California to buy himself a Lamborghini

 

Hot Wheels weren’t good enough for him.

A 5-year-old boy was caught driving his parents’ car on a freeway in Utah on Monday — apparently on his way to California to buy a Lamborghini.

The kid driver made it a handful of miles, from his home in Ogden to I-15’s 25th Street offramp, the Utah Highway Patrol said.

Troopers initially thought they’d stumbled upon an impaired driver, but soon found their perp was actually a child with a penchant for luxury cars.

The boy told them he left home after an argument with his mom, who refused to buy him a Lamborghini.

So he decided to go get one himself.

Cops in Utah pull over a five-year-old driver

The Utah Highway Patrol pulls over a 5-year-old driver.Twitter/Utah Highway Patrol

“He might have been short on the purchase amount, as he only had $3 in his wallet,” troopers posted on Twitter.

Their post included a photo of the boy in a gray sweatshirt and patterned shorts, wringing his hands inside his parents’ car.

UHP Sgt. Nick Street confirmed to local outlet KSL that the boy is indeed 5 years old, though the angle at which the photo was taken may have made him look older.

Cops didn’t mention a punishment for the boy — but going to bed without supper could be in his future.

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