Penalties & Discipline

Wigram Revival

Saturday, 5 November, 2011
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Jamie McNee
88
Formula Libre Race 1
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor was observed 'jumping' the start of the race by COTC. This breaches Sch Z 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z.6 applies. 10 seconds added to race time.
2
Jamie McNee
88
Formula Libre Race 1
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor passed car #471 on the entry into th 'Hairpin' corner whilst under yellow flag conditions. This contravenes Sch Z 11.1 (3)
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z.2 applies - A drive through penalty was awarded. As the drive through was unable to notified and completed due to number of laps remaining, a time penalty of 45 secs was added to race time.
3
Derek Wilson
92
Formula Libre Race 1
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor passed car #61 on the entry into th 'Hairpin' corner whilst under yellow flag conditions. This contravenes Sch Z 11.1 (3)
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z.2 applies - A drive through penalty was awarded. As the drive through was unable to notified and completed due to number of laps remaining, a time penalty of 45 secs was added to race time.
4
Jay Esterer
15
Formula Libre Race 1
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor passed car #61 on the entry into th 'Hairpin' corner and then passing car #192 on the exit towards flag point 4, whilst under yellow flag conditions. This contravenes Sch Z 11.1 (3)
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z.2 applies - A drive through penalty was awarded. As the drive through was unable to notified and completed due to number of laps remaining, a time penalty of 60 secs was added to race time.
5
Steve Grant
124
Classic Saloons Race 3
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor was observed 'jumping' the start of the race by Judge of Facts (Starts). This breaches Sch Z 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z.6 applies. 20 seconds added to race time.
6
Bruce Tinelly
169
Classic Saloons Race 3
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor was observed 'jumping' the start of the race by Judge of Facts (Starts). This breaches Sch Z 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z.6 applies. 20 seconds added to race time.
7
Rod McElrea
60
Historic Race 3
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor was observed 'jumping' the start of the race by Judge of Facts (Starts). This breaches Sch Z 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z.6 applies. 10 seconds added to race time.
8
Chris Hatton
5
OSCA Celebration Race 30
The Clerk of The Course finds that the competitor was in the incorrect grid position for the OSCA Celebration Race #30 which constitutes a false start under Sch Z 6.1
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z.6 applies. A 10 sec time penalty was added to race time.
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Championship Series - Pukekohe Round

Friday, 4 November, 2011
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
ED1
Brent Dickson
30
Production GT
The Event Director finds that competitor was judged to have made a false start at race 6 - out of start box when start signalled. SCH CH 20.6 applies. This was judged by Judge of Fact Craig Finlatson, Howard Atwill, a time penalty board was displayed during race 6
The Event Director rules that penalty CH 40 19.2 applies. 5 secs added to race time. 1 licence demerit point.
INV1
Dave Stewart
15
UDC V8 UTEs
The Assistant-Event Director finds that as notified during race 5 an investigation between competitor and Ute 27 was to be undertaken. Having viewed film evidence from Utes 15, 27 and 28 it is determined that the competitor has transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct - Sch CH 26.1 in that the competitor made contact with Ute 27 during race 5. It is noted thst the competitors vehicle was jammed in gear, by his own admission 5th gear and that he was trying to rectify the problem, that the competitor knew Utes 27 and 28 were behind him, that he did not see Ute 27 when he moved sideways. This manoeuvre whilst explained did result in contact with Ute 27 and an incident resulted because of this which disadvantaged another competitor. This contact caused him to leave the track and #15 gained track position because of this.
The Assistant Event Director rules that penalty CH 40.16 is imposed. Pit Lane Drive Through - it was not practicable for this to be completed and 50 secs were added to the competitors race time. 3 licence demerit points. If the penalty does not correct competitors placing in relation to #27 competitor is to be placed immediately behind him in the results. This results in the competitor being classed as a DNF in Race 5.
ED2
John Thompson
163
BMW E30 - Group 1
The Event Director finds that competitor was judged to have made a false start at race 16 out of start box when start signalled. Sch CH 20.6 applies. This was judged by judge of facts (starts) Terry Carkeek. A time penalty board was displayed during 16
The Event Director rules that penalty CH 40.19.2 applies. 5 secs added to race time. 1 Licence Demerit Point.
INV2
James Sax
38
BMW Group 1
The Assistant- Event Director Investigations finds that having viewed film evidence and an admission from competitor James Sax BMW #38 it is established that the competitor passed Lance Hughes BMW #84 under yellow flag on lap 6 of race 16 and did not readdress this situation and gained track postion because of this.
The Assistant- Event Director Investigations rules that penalty CH 40.13 is imposed. James Sax car #38 is to serve a Drive Through Penalty - It is noted that it was unpracticalbe for this to happen and 50 secs was added to competitors race time. 2 licence demerit points.
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October Race Meeting

Sunday, 30 October, 2011
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Nathan Pilcher
131
October Nat
The Clerk of the Course finds that the vehicle logbook was not produced at documentation this is in breach of rule App. 2 Sch A 3.4(6)
The Clerk of the Course rules that App. 1 Sch P - A.2 A.1 applies and that the competitor be fined the mandatory penalty of $50.00
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FindingRuling
The Clerk of the Course finds that
The Clerk of the Course rules that

Clubman's Race Meeting

Saturday, 29 October, 2011
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
001
Ron Findlay
181
Northern Muscle Cars
The Clerk of the Course finds that App 2 Sch.A, Art. 3.8 Noise (1) Judge of fact - Deborah Day (2) races - No vehicle may exceed 95db: Competitor in practice reached 99.6 db and 99.5 db in race 1.
The Clerk of the Course rules that in breach of Art. 3.8 A2 A3, penalty of exclusion from the meeting is imposed.
002
Glenn Gordon
91
Production Muscle Cars
The Clerk of the Course finds that App 2 Sch.A, Art. 3.8 Noise (1) Judge of fact - Deborah Day (2) races - No vehicle may exceed 95db: Competitor in practice reached 100.9 db and 100.0 db in race 1.
The Clerk of the Course rules that in breach of Art. 3.8 A2 A3, penalty of exclusion from the meeting is imposed.
003
Peter Vander Westhuyzen
118
Alfa Race 7
The Clerk of the Course finds that App. 4 Sch Z Art. 8.2 judge of fact Shane Crook called a jumped start. Time penalty board was displayed
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z 6 applies. A 10 sec time penalty was added to competitors race time for race 7.
004
Al Stewart
18
Honda Cup R11
The Clerk of the Course finds that App 2 Sch.A, Art. 3.8 Noise (1) Judge of fact - Deborah Day (2) races - No vehicle may exceed 95db: Competitor in race 7 reached 99.5 db and 99.6 db in race 11.
The Clerk of the Course rules that in breach of Art. 3.8 A2 A3, penalty of exclusion from the meeting is imposed.
005
Renno Paul
56
Classic Japanese R
The Clerk of the Course finds that App. 4 Sch Z Art. 8.2 judge of fact Shane Crook called a jumped start. Time penalty board was displayed
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z 6 applies. A 10 sec time penalty was added to competitors race time for race 13.
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National Race Meeting

Sunday, 23 October, 2011
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Tony Goldsmith
31
SS2000
The Clerk of the Course finds that during race 3 the competitor made contact with car 2 at turn 2 on lap 1 gaining an advantage. This was called by Barry Clark CRO and confirmed by Flag point 4. This is contrary to App 4 Sch Z 12.1
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App. 1 Sch P - AZ4.4 applies and that the competitor be fined $100 and 40 secs be added to race time in race 3.
2
Mitch Cobham
16
Pre 65
The Clerk of the Course finds that the competitor made a false start at race 13. App. 4 Sch Z 8.2 applies. This was judged by judge of facts (starts) App 4 Sch Z 10.12(1) applies. A time penalty board was displayed in race 13.
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty - App. 1 Sch P - A4Z.6 applies. 5 secs added to race time.
3
Jeff Lowery
24
GT2
The Clerk of the Course finds that on lap 5 the competitor was timed at 1.37.442 in race 17. This was confirmed by chief timekeeper. This contravenes the NZGT Series Article 14.2.1, 11-12
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty in the NZGT Series Art. 14.2.1 applies. 10 secs added to race time in race 17.
4
Kerry Halligan
161
GT2
The Clerk of the Course finds that on lap 2 the competitor was timed at 1.38.956 in race 17. This was confirmed by chief timekeeper. This contravenes the NZGT Series Article 14.2.1, 11-12
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty in the NZGT Series Art. 14.2.1 applies. 10 secs added to race time in race 17.
8
Karran Davitski
616
NZGT
The Clerk of the Course finds that on lap 8 the competitor was timed at 1.54.250 in race 20. This was confirmed by chief timekeeper. This contravenes the NZGT Series Article 14.2.1, 11-12
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty in the NZGT Series Art. 14.2.1 applies. 10 secs added to race time in race 20.
9
Dave Robinson
10
Pre 65
The Clerk of the Course finds that on lap 5 the competitor was timed at 1.52.385 in race 24. This is 2 secs faster than competitors nominated time. This was confirmed by chief timekeeper and the series co-ordinator. Competitors nominated time for race 24 is 1.54.821. This contravenes to the Pre 65 Series article 14.2, 11-12.
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty in the Pre 65 Series Art. 14.2 applies. Competitor excluded from race 24.
10
Errol Hamley
45
Pre 65
The Clerk of the Course finds that on lap 4 the competitor was timed at 1.55.385 in race 24. This is 2 secs faster than competitors nominated time. This was confirmed by chief timekeeper and the series co-ordinator. Competitors nominated time for race 24 is 1.58.298. This contravenes to the Pre 65 Series article 14.2, 11-12.
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty in the Pre 65 Series Art. 14.2 applies. Competitor excluded from race 24.
11
Ant Te Rito
41
SS2000
The Clerk of the Course finds that on lap 2 the competitor was timed at 1.38.747, lap 4 1.38.329 and on lap 5 1.38.329 in race 25. This was confirmed by chief timekeeper and series co-ordinator. Competitors nominated time for race 25 is 1.39.578. This contravenes the SS2000 Series art. 10.5.2(1), 11-12
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty in the SS2000 Series art. 10.5.2(1) applies. 15 secs added to race time in race 25.
13
Karen Dravitski
616
SS2000
The Clerk of the Course finds that on lap 4 the competitor was timed at 1.54.529, lap 5 1.53.405 and on lap 6 1.54.313 in race 25. This was confirmed by chief timekeeper and series co-ordinator. Competitors nominated time for race 25 is 1.54.882. This contravenes the SS2000 Series art. 10.5.2(1), 11-12
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty in the SS2000 Series art. 10.5.2(1) applies. 15 secs added to race time in race 25.
14
Grant Te Dito
48
SS2000
The Clerk of the Course finds that on lap 4 the competitor was timed at 1.41.464 in race 25. This was confirmed by chief timekeeper and series co-ordinator. Competitors nominated time for race 25 is 1.41.603. This contravenes the SS2000 Series art. 10.5.2(1), 11-12
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty in the SS2000 Series art. 10.5.2(1) applies. 5 secs added to race time in race 25.
15
Lance Ireland
88
SS2000
The Clerk of the Course finds that on lap 4 the competitor was timed at 1.47.774 in race 25. This was confirmed by chief timekeeper and series co-ordinator. Competitors nominated time for race 25 is 1.47.501. This contravenes the SS2000 Series art. 10.5.2(1), 11-12
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty in the SS2000 Series art. 10.5.2(1) applies. 5 secs added to race time in race 25.
16
Mark Clark
84
GT2
The Clerk of the Course finds that on lap 5 the competitor was timed at 1.38.849 in race 28. This was confirmed by chief timekeeper. This contravenes the NZGT Series art. 14.2.1, 11-12
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty in the NZGT Series art. 14.2.1 applies. 10 secs added to race time in race 28.
17
Mark Allen
93
NZGT
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor made a false start of race 31. App. 4 Sch Z 8.2 applies. This was judged by judge of fact (starts) App. 4 SCH Z 10.12(1) applies. A time penalty board was displayed during race 31
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App. 1 Sch P - A4Z.6 applies. 10 secs added to competitors race time in race 31.
18
Bruce Kennedy
59
NZ6
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor made a false start of race 32. App. 4 Sch Z 8.2 applies. This was judged by judge of fact (starts) App. 4 SCH Z 10.12(1) applies. A time penalty board was displayed during race 32
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App. 1 Sch P - A4Z.6 applies. 5 secs added to competitors race time in race 32
19
Ross Honnor
132
NZGT
The Clerk of the Course finds that that on lap 4 the competitor was timed at 1.48.084, lap 5 1.46.990 and 1.47.241 in race 31. This was confirmed by chief timekeeper. This contravenes the NZGT Series art. 14.2.1, 11-12
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty in the NZGT Series art. 14.2.1 applies. 30 secs added to race time in race 31.
5
Ryan Hellier
2
Weldwell Formula First
The Clerk of the Course finds that after viewing video footage from cars 2 and 23 the incident involving cars 2, 3, and 23 at turn 13 in race 16 is deemed a racing incident.
The Clerk of the Course rules that no further action to be taken
6
Kyle George
3
Weldwell Formula First
The Clerk of the Course finds that after viewing video footage from cars 2 and 23 the incident involving cars 2, 3, and 23 at turn 13 in race 16 is deemed a racing incident.
The Clerk of the Course rules that no further action to be taken
7
Matt Higham
23
Weldwell Formula First
The Clerk of the Course finds that after viewing video footage from cars 2 and 23 the incident involving cars 2, 3, and 23 at turn 13 in race 16 is deemed a racing incident.
The Clerk of the Course rules that no further action to be taken
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Endurance Race Meeting

Sunday, 16 October, 2011
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
GMMM1
Craig Gilbert
34
Clubmans
The Clerk of the Course finds that Car 34 was out of his grid box at the start of race 11. This is a breach of App. 4 Sch Z item 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that 5 secs be added to competitors race time as per App. 1 Sch P A4Z.6.
GMMM2
Carl Vaughan
11
Clubmans
The Clerk of the Course finds that Car 11 was out of his grid box at the start of race 11. This is a breach of App. 4 Sch Z item 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that 5 secs be added to competitors race time as per App. 1 Sch P A4Z.6.
2
Dean McGuigan
96
1 Hour Race
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor drove through red light at end of pit lane. Sch Z 9.4 - 3 applies
The Clerk of the Course rules that a drive through penalty be served.
1
John Cottier
34
1 Hour Race
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor drove through red light at end of pit lane. Sch Z 9.4 - 3 applies
The Clerk of the Course rules that a drive through penalty be served.
3
Angus McHalene & Michael Bushell
7
3 Hour Race
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor exceeded pit lane speed. Breach of App. 4 Sch 210.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that a drive through penalty be served.
4
Gary Cliff & Hayden Knighton
89
3 Hour Race
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor went through red light at lane exit. Sch Z 9.4 - 3 applies
The Clerk of the Course rules that a drive through penalty be served.
Endorsements & Suspensions
FindingRuling
The Clerk of the Course finds that
The Clerk of the Course rules that

4 & Rotary Drifting Event

Sunday, 2 October, 2011
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorClassFindingRuling
1
Dan Woolhouse
Drifting
The Clerk of the Course finds that as the vehicle logbook was not produced at documentation. Sch A 3.4(6) applies.
The Clerk of the Course rules that Sch P. A 2A.1 $50 fine is enforced
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South Island Endurance Round 2

Saturday, 1 October, 2011
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Aaron Black & Warren Good
50
Q1
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor was recorded by the calibrated radar gun doing 45.7kms in pit lane during qualifying. This is in breach of Sch Z 10.1 (2)
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z.10 applies. As this breach occurred during qualifying, competitor has been excluded from qualifying session 1 results.
2
Dougal McGibbon
86
1 Hour Race (R1)
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor was recorded by JOF Pit lane speed on the offical radar gun to be doing 49km in pit lane. This is in breach of Sch Z 10.1(2)
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z.10 applies. A drive through penalty was awarded and completed.
3
Bruce Asher & John Clarke
93
Round 1
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor breached the South Island Endurance Racing Drivers Club sanctioned Series Art. 15.1 when he left engine runningduring refueling process and not using a dry brake system.
The Clerk of the Course rules that this breaches pit regulations. Penalty A4Z.8 applies. A drive through penalty was awarded and completed.
Endorsements & Suspensions
FindingRuling
The Clerk of the Course finds that
The Clerk of the Course rules that

Manawatu National Race Meeting

Saturday, 1 October, 2011
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Michael Lovell
55
Formula First
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor made a false start as per Sch Z 8.2.
The Clerk of the Course rules that a time penalty be applied as per A4Z.6 and 10 secs be added to race time.
2
Malcolm Finch
21
Formula First
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor passed car #17 at turn 6, lap 4 whilst a double yellow was shown at point 5. This is contrary to rule 11.1 (3)(b) - Do not overtake.
The Clerk of the Course rules that a drive through penalty be applied as per A4Z.2. As this was unable to be completed 45 secs added to competitor race time.
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Ice Breaker Race Meeting

Thursday, 29 September, 2011
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Michael Delmont
111
BMW
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor made a false start as judged by judge of facts. Sch 8.2 applies/ A time penalty board was displayed.
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z.6 applies. 10 secs added to race time.
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