The decision doesn't take effect until June 2018, but Saudi Twitter was immediately revved up.
Some Saudis had been demanding that she should be punished, while others defended her.
"In this bright future, you can't forget your past. So put your car key away."
Saudi Arabia is the only country in the world that bans women from driving. BuzzFeed’s Sheera Frenkel reported this week that activists are launching a new campaign to lift the ban.