A driver by Invermere was clocked by police going 61 km/h over the limit.
Police said an officer in an unmarked car was passed by a Hyundai Veloster on Sunday.
The officer followed the vehicle onto Highway 93/95 and the driver accelerated to 151 km/h in a 90 km/h zone.
Columbia Valley RCMP officials said the driver was pulled over and fined for excessive speeding.
Their vehicle has also been impounded for seven days.