An ‘R’ driver limited to doing 45mph was detected travelling at 90mph on the motorway, Craigavon Magistrates Court heard last Friday.
Caolan McGrail, Larkfield Meadows, Craigavon, was fined £100 for speeding on June 19 last year.
He was also given five points and ordered to pay a £15 offender’s levy.
On a further charge of not displaying ‘R’ plates he was fined £75.
The court heard the defendant was travelling at 90mph along the M1 motorway between the Lurgan and Moira junctions.
Police inquiries revealed he was a restricted driver.
McGrail pleaded guilty to the offences himself in the court.