Penalties & Discipline

Legends of Speed

Saturday, 2 April, 2016
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
David O'Connor
56
BMW
The Clerk of the Course finds that car #56 stopped in an unsafe position off the circuit causing the Red Flag to be displayed in BMW Open 2 Litre Qualifying Session 1- this is in breach of rule manual amendment article 13.2 (1)A (iii)
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4Z.4 applies and that #56 be moved back 3 places in the starting grid for BMW Open Litre Race
2
Robert Berggren
1
BMW
The Clerk of the Course finds that car #1 was re-gridded in the incorrect position for the restart of Race 4
The Clerk of the Course rules that NSC 31.2 applies and that #1 will have 6 seconds added to their race time
3
Andrew Nugent
98
BMW
The Clerk of the Course finds that car #98 was re-gridded in the incorrect position for the restart of Race 4
The Clerk of the Course rules that NSC 31.2 applies and that #98 will have 6 seconds added to their race time
Endorsements & Suspensions
FindingRuling
The Clerk of the Course finds that
The Clerk of the Course rules that

Highlands Sprint Series

Saturday, 2 April, 2016
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Mike Patterson
722
Modern Classics
The Clerk of the Course finds that you jumped the start of race 2. This was judged by Judge of Fact (Starts)- Appendix 4 Schedule Z 10.12(1) applies- A "Time Penalty Board and Flag" was displayed
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty Appendix One Schedule P- A4Z.8 applies (Manaul Amendment 35041) 5 seconds is added to your race time in race 2
2
Phil Winter
20
Group 1
The Clerk of the Course finds that that during race one, approaching the bridge you made contact with the left rear quarter of car 27causing him to spin and make contact with the wall. This is a breach of the MotorSport New Zealand Code of Driving Conduct Schedule Z 12.1, causing an avoidable accident
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty A4Z.5 applies- you are excluded from the results of race 1 and fined $250.00
Endorsements & Suspensions
FindingRuling
The Clerk of the Course finds that
The Clerk of the Course rules that

IRC Summer Series- Easter

Saturday, 26 March, 2016
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
RD1
Ash Blewett
66
TR86
The Driving Standards Observer finds that as notified during race 15 an investigation between you and Car #17 was to be undertaken. The Driving Standards Observer has viewed film evidence from Car #66 and it is determined that you have transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct- Schedule CH 26.1 in that: you made contact with #27 during race 15. This caused him to leave the track and you gained track position because of this.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 is imposed. Pit Lane Drive Through: It is noted that it is not practicable for this to be completed and 30 seconds is to be added to your race time. 3 series demerit points.
1
Kevin Etches
63
Porsche NZ
The Clerk of the Course finds that you made a false start of race 4, Appendix 4 Schedule Z 8.2 applies. This was judged by Judge of Fact (Starts) Appendix 4 Schedule Z 10.12(1) applies. A ‘Time Penalty Board” was shown in Race 4.
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty- Appendix One Schedule P- A4Z.8 applies (Manual Amendment 35041) 5 seconds is added to your race time in race 4.
2
Todd Prujean
74
Ssangyong Utes
The Clerk of the Course finds that during race 11, you made contact with car 22 at turn 5 on lap 3 dislodging rear bumper of car 22. This is contrary to Appendix Four Schedule Z 12.1
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty- Appendix One Schedule P- A4Z.5 applies (Manual Amendment 35041) A ”Drive Through Penalty” board was displayed during race 11. A drive through penalty was issued and complied with
3
Kirk Stoneman
22
Ssangyong Utes
The Clerk of the Course finds that during race 11, you made contact with car 14 at turn 14 on lap 4 and drove car 74 off track. This is contrary to Appendix Four Schedule Z 12.1
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty- Appendix One Schedule P- A4Z.5 applies (Manual Amendment 35041) A ”Drive Through Penalty” board was displayed during race 11. A drive through penalty was issued and complied with
4
Grant Te Rito
48
K/Sport SS2000
The Clerk of the Course finds that you made a false start of race 14, Appendix 4 Schedule Z 8.2 applies. This was judged by Judge of Fact (Starts) Appendix 4 Schedule Z 10.12(1) applies. A ‘Time Penalty Board” was shown in Race 14.
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty- Appendix One Schedule P- A4Z.8 applies (Manual Amendment 35041) 15 seconds is added to your race time in race 14.
5
Rick Ven Swet
67
Central Muscle Cars
The Clerk of the Course finds that you made a false start of race 20, Appendix 4 Schedule Z 8.2 applies. This was judged by Judge of Fact (Starts) Appendix 4 Schedule Z 10.12(1) applies. A ‘Time Penalty Board” was shown in Race 20.
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty- Appendix One Schedule P- A4Z.8 applies (Manual Amendment 35041) 5 seconds is added to your race time in race 20.
6
Dean Perkins
75
Central Muscle Cars
The Clerk of the Course finds that you made a false start of race 20, Appendix 4 Schedule Z 8.2 applies. This was judged by Judge of Fact (Starts) Appendix 4 Schedule Z 10.12(1) applies. A ‘Time Penalty Board” was shown in Race 20.
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty- Appendix One Schedule P- A4Z.8 applies (Manual Amendment 35041) 10 seconds is added to your race time in race 20.
7
Andy Knight
50
Central Muscle Cars
The Clerk of the Course finds that you made a false start of race 20, Appendix 4 Schedule Z 8.2 applies. This was judged by Judge of Fact (Starts) Appendix 4 Schedule Z 10.12(1) applies. A ‘Time Penalty Board” was shown in Race 20.
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty- Appendix One Schedule P- A4Z.8 applies (Manual Amendment 35041) 10 seconds is added to your race time in race 20.
8
Jeff Sharp
123
Super Mini Challenge
The Clerk of the Course finds that you made a false start of race 21, Appendix 4 Schedule Z 8.2 applies. This was judged by Judge of Fact (Starts) Appendix 4 Schedule Z 10.12(1) applies. A ‘Time Penalty Board” was shown in Race 21.
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty- Appendix One Schedule P- A4Z.8 applies (Manual Amendment 35041) 20 seconds is added to your race time in race 21.
9
Martin Todd
69
Super Mini Challenge
The Clerk of the Course finds that you made a false start of race 21, Appendix 4 Schedule Z 8.2 applies. This was judged by Judge of Fact (Starts) Appendix 4 Schedule Z 10.12(1) applies. A ‘Time Penalty Board” was shown in Race 21.
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty- Appendix One Schedule P- A4Z.8 applies (Manual Amendment 35041) 20 seconds is added to your race time in race 21.
10
Bruce Jolly
54
NZ Six
The Clerk of the Course finds that you made a false start of race 25, Appendix 4 Schedule Z 8.2 applies. This was judged by Judge of Fact (Starts) Appendix 4 Schedule Z 10.12(1) applies. A ‘Time Penalty Board” was shown in Race 25.
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty- Appendix One Schedule P- A4Z.8 applies (Manual Amendment 35041) 5 seconds is added to your race time in race 25.
11
Leo Bult
16
Pro 7
The Clerk of the Course finds that you made a false start of race 27, Appendix 4 Schedule Z 8.2 applies. This was judged by Judge of Fact (Starts) Appendix 4 Schedule Z 10.12(1) applies. A ‘Time Penalty Board” was shown in Race 27.
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty- Appendix One Schedule P- A4Z.8 applies (Manual Amendment 35041) 5 seconds is added to your race time in race 27.
Endorsements & Suspensions
FindingRuling
The Clerk of the Course finds that
The Clerk of the Course rules that

March Race Meeting

Sunday, 20 March, 2016
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Russell Byfield
72
Pre 65
The Clerk of the Course finds that car number 72 was judged to have a false start in race number 7 against Appendix 4 Sch Z 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that Appendix One Sch P A4Z.8 applies and a time penalty of 10sec is added
2
Scott Milbne
85
Clubmans
The Clerk of the Course finds that car number 85 was judged to have a false start in race number 9 against Appendix 4 Sch Z 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that Appendix One Sch P A4Z.8 applies and a time penalty of 10sec is added
3
Brian Scott
53
1Hr Enduro
The Clerk of the Course finds that car number 53 was judged to have a false start in race number 15 against Appendix 4 Sch Z 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that Appendix One Sch P A4Z.8 applies and a time penalty of 10sec is added
4
Dave McLean
58
1Hr Enduro
The Clerk of the Course finds that car number 58 was judged to have a false start in race number 15 against Appendix 4 Sch Z 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that Appendix One Sch P A4Z.8 applies and a time penalty of 10sec is added
Endorsements & Suspensions
FindingRuling
The Clerk of the Course finds that
The Clerk of the Course rules that
Saturday, 5 March, 2016
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Gary Shaw
44
Pre 65
The Clerk of the Course finds that Gary Shaw Pre 65 Car #44 is unable to present a logbook for his vehcile. This is a breach of Appendix 2 Schedule A Art3.4 (7)
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty A2A.1(a) applies. Gary Shaw be fined a sum of $50.00. That Car #44 Pre 65 be subjected to a Safety Audit.
2
Jesse Wilson
50
2K Cup S.I
The Clerk of the Course finds that Jesse Wilson 2K Cup S.I Car #50 is unable to present a logbook for his vehcile. This is a breach of Appendix 2 Schedule A Art3.4 (7)
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty A2A.1(a) applies. Jesse Wilson be fined a sum of $50.00. That Car #50 2K Cup S.I be subjected to a Safety Audit.
3
Tony Mann
74
Mainland Muscle Cars
The Clerk of the Course finds that Tony Mann Mainland Muscle Car #74 did pass the dispalyed Black Flag and number at the Start/Finish line and screen four times. Tony Mann could not offer an excuse for this. The Black Flag had been used due to two noise infringements. This is a breach of Appendix 4 Schedule Z Art 11.1(7)
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty A4Z.3 applies. Tony Mann be fined a sum of $100 and be excluded from the results of qualifying for Mainland Muscle Cars
4
Michael Gunstaone #41 and Daniel Christain #616
2K Cup S.I
The Clerk of the Course finds that after an inquiry held with the two drivers concerned both drivers were using different lines into turn 4 and did not make any sudden or different moves from their normal driving pattern. Both drivers were busy watching their mirrors on the approach too and into the corner. Contact between both cars has occurred during race 2 for 2K Cup SI Red at this time. This contact has resulted in no advantage to either driver. It is impossible to apportion blame to any one driver for the incident. Care by both drivers needs to be taken to ensure their racing lines, braking points and car positioning are appropriate to the situation.
The Clerk of the Course rules that this is to be considered a racing incident. No further action be taken
5
Colin Lamb
45
2K Cup S.I
The Clerk of the Course finds that Colin Lamb Car #45 2K Cup SI drove off the circuit with all four wheels during race two of this class and returned to the circuit in a manner that was unsafe. This is a breach of Appendix 4 Schedule Z Art 10.2(1)
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty A4Z.5 applies. Colin Lamb Car #45 2K Cup SI serve a Drive Through Penalty. Penalty served.
6
Rob Whaley
67
2K Cup S.I
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Starts Karl Buchanan reports Rob Whaley Car #67 2K Cup SI jumped the start of 2K Cup SI Flying Farewell for caged cars. This is a breach of Appendix Four Schedule Z Art 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty A4Z.6 applies. Rob Whaley Car #67 2K Cup SI is to have 5 seconds added to race time
Endorsements & Suspensions
FindingRuling
The Clerk of the Course finds that
The Clerk of the Course rules that

Westland Rally

Saturday, 19 March, 2016
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Graham Ferguson
9
Class F
The Clerk of the Course finds that the competitor breached Appendix Three Schedule R Article 4 in that he deviated from the itinerary as described in the Road Book
The Clerk of the Course rules that the breach was proven and that a penalty be imposed of $100.00
Endorsements & Suspensions
FindingRuling
The Clerk of the Course finds that
The Clerk of the Course rules that

Club Day 4

Sunday, 13 March, 2016
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Gary Doig
55
Race 1
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 55 were rolling before the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.8 applies. A 5 second time penalty has been added to your total race time
2
Edgar Wahnig
4
Race 2
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 4 were rolling before the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.8 applies. A 5 second time penalty has been added to your total race time
3
Les Miller
401
Race 2
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 401 were forward of your start box at the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.8 applies. A 5 second time penalty has been added to your total race time
4
Ian Stevens
66
Race 2
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 66 were forward of your start box at the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.8 applies. A 5 second time penalty has been added to your total race time
5
Hayden Knighton
89
Race 5
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 89 were forward of your start box at the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.8 applies. A 5 second time penalty has been added to your total race time
6
Grant Williams
6
Race 5
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 6 were forward of your start box at the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.8 applies. A 5 second time penalty has been added to your total race time
7
Marc Denton
181
Race 7
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 181 did jump the start at the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.8 applies. A 5 second time penalty has been added to your total race time
8
Hayden Knighton
89
Race 9
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 89 did jump the start (went on the wrong flag drop) at the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.8 applies. A 15 second time penalty has been added to your total race time
9
Russell McKenzie
27
Race 9
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 27 did jump the start (went on the wrong flag drop) at the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.8 applies. A 10 second time penalty has been added to your total race time
10
Adam Glass
118
Race 9
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 118 did pass a car under yellow at the hair pin. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 11.1(3)a yellow flag
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.2 applies. A drive through penalty was issued but was not completed. A 50sec time penalty was added to your total race time
11
David Kircher
12
Race 12
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 12 were creeping at the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.8 applies. A 5 second time penalty has been added to your total race time
12
Gregory Scott
94
Race 12
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 94 were creeping at the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.8 applies. A 5 second time penalty has been added to your total race time
Endorsements & Suspensions
FindingRuling
The Clerk of the Course finds that
The Clerk of the Course rules that

Endurance National Final

Saturday, 12 March, 2016
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Lance Hughes - Andre Heimgartner
84
3 Hour Q 1
The Clerk of the Course finds that car # 84 stopped on circuit causing the Red Flag to be display in 3 Hour Qualifying Session 1 - this is in breach of rule manual amendment article 13 .2 ( 1) A (111) dated 3 Oct 14
The Clerk of the Course rules A4Z.4 applies and that# 84 be moved back 3 places in the starting grid for 3 Hour Race.
2
Glen Smith - John Deveth
23
3 Hour Q 2
The Clerk of the Course finds that Car #23 stopped on circuit causing the Red Flag to be display in 3 Hour Qualifying Session 2- this is in breach of rule manual amendment article 13.2(1) A (III) dated 3 Oct 14
The Clerk of the Course rules A4Z.4 applies and that #23 be moved back 3 places in the starting grid for 3 Hour Race
3
Mike Eady - Mark Corbett
99
3 Hour Q 2
The Clerk of the Course finds that car# 99 stopped on circuit causing the Red Flag to be display in 3 Hour Qualifying Session 2 - this is in breach of rule manual amendment article 13.2 ( 1) A (111) dated 3 Oct 14
The Clerk of the Course rules A4Z.4 applies and that# 99 be moved back 3 places in the starting grid for 3 Hour Race
Endorsements & Suspensions
FindingRuling
The Clerk of the Course finds that
The Clerk of the Course rules that

Tasman Revivial Pukekohe

Saturday, 20 February, 2016
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Martyn Seddon
71
BMW Open 2 Litre
The Clerk of the Course finds that you raced with a helmet which does not comply of which you had been previously warned by Scrutineer David Thompson. This is a breach of Schedule A safety critical 4.1(1) (a)
The Clerk of the Course rules that A2A.5 be applied and that 1. a $50 fine be applied.2. Exclusion from the qualifying results- you will start from the rear of the grid in your next race. That your licence will be endorsed for 3 months
2
Aaron Hodgson
38
BMW E30 Gp2
The Clerk of the Course finds that you made contact with car 67 at turn 4 during race 30. This is a breach of Sch Z Art 12.1- Causing an avoidable accident
The Clerk of the Course rules that Sch P Art A4Z.5 applies- $250 fine - Exclusion from race 30
Endorsements & Suspensions
DecisionTypePenalty EndCompetitorCompetition NumberCompetition ClassFindingRuling
1
  • Exclusion
  • Fine
  • Licence Endorsement
Fri 20 May '16
Martyn Seddon
71
BMW Open 2 Litre
The Clerk of the Course finds that you raced with a helmet which does not comply of which you had been previously warned by Scrutineer David Thompson. This is a breach of Schedule A safety critical 4.1(1) (a)
The Clerk of the Course rules that A2A.5 be applied and that 1. a $50 fine be applied.2. Exclusion from the qualifying results- you will start from the rear of the grid in your next race. That your licence will be endorsed for 3 months

Classic Speedfest

Saturday, 20 February, 2016
Penalties & Discipline Decisions
DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberFindingRuling
2
Mike Small
16
The Clerk of the Course finds that the competitor did not attend the compulsory Drivers Briefing at roll call as requested. This breaches the requirement in Appendix 4 Sch Z 4.5
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty App One Sch P NSC.5 applies and fines the driver $50.00
Endorsements & Suspensions
FindingRuling
The Clerk of the Course finds that
The Clerk of the Course rules that

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