The careless driving of Neculai Faraon of 4 O'Connell Avenue, John's Road, Wexford resulted in a conviction.
The offence was observed on the main Wexford to New Ross Road on September 4 last year.
The 47 year old attempted to overtake a lorry while travelling up a hill and the manoeuvre caused oncoming traffic to take evasive action.
The court heard that the accused motorist was of Romanian origin but Faraon took out Irish citizenship. In Ireland since the year 2002, he was married with two children.
He was fined €400.