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Sienna Miller Got Driving License From Loophole in Law

March 10, 2010 (8:38 am) GMT
'I found a loophole - my father lives in the Virgin Islands which is a Caribbean island, which is technically part of America, so I got a license there,' says the actress on how she passed the test.

spent years driving illegally in her native Britain thanks to a loophole in the law. The actress only passed her British driving test in July 2009 - five days before an appearance on U.K. car show Top Gear - and admits she'd been motoring around the country illegally for years.

She says, "I found a loophole - my father lives in the Virgin Islands ... which is a Caribbean island, which is technically part of America, so I got a license there, which meant I could drive in America and England for a year as an American."

Miller flashed around the practice track on Top Gear, but she admits she doesn't have a very good record as a driver, "The first car I drove, I wrote off ... It was a friend's. I had to climb out of the window, covered in oil."

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