Actress Gwyneth Paltrow is celebrating after obtaining her motorcycle licence.

The Shakespeare in Love star took a driving test on her Vespa at a Department of Motor Vehicles (Dmv) centre in Santa Monica, California on Tuesday (17Sep13), and she passed with flying colours, according to

The news comes just days after Paltrow narrowly avoided a collision on her scooter after pulling out in front of a school bus in Los Angeles - with her daughter riding behind her on the back seat.