2013/14 Summer Race Championship

Organising Club: 

Event Date: 

Thursday, 24 April, 2014

Decisions: 

DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
ED1
Gary Mckelvie
62
Muscle Cars
The Race Director finds that you left the track at turn 8 and made contact with #8 Clarke Hopkins when rejoining. It was necessary to red flag the session to move both cars. You admitted to rejoining without due care. This is contrary to Schedule Z Article 12.1 and must be considered careless
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.17 applies. $400 fine. Licence endorsed for 3 months until 24 July 2014
ED2
Shayne Wigston
73
Muscle Cars
The Race Director finds that you caused a red flag during session Q2. This was due to your car leaving the track at Turn 2 and coming to stop in a dangerous place. It was necessary to stop the session and move your car
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.15 applies- Move 3 places back on the grid for start of Race 3 tomorrow
ED3
Dean perkins
75
Muscle Cars
The Race Director finds that you caused a red flag during session Q2. This was due to your car leaving the track at Turn 1 and coming to stop in a dangerous place. It was necessary to stop the session and move your car
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.15 applies- Move 3 places back on the grid for start of Race 3 tomorrow
ED4
James Urquhart
10
UDC V8 Utes
The Race Director finds that you caused a red flag during session Q3. This was due to your car leaving the track at Turn 2 and coming to stop in a dangerous place. It was necessary to stop the session and move your car
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.15 applies- Move 3 places back on the grid for start of Race 4 tomorrow
ED5
John Hepburn
52
NZV8 TC
The Race Director finds that the logbook for your car is full and a further entry is not possible. This invalidates the book. Schedule Z 3.4 (4) (c)- amendment A009- applies
The Race Director rules that Penalty A2Z.1 (ii) - $50 fine
ED6
Shayne Wigston
73
Muscle Cars
The Race Director finds that you were judged to have not complied with Schedule CH 26.3 Circuit Regulations during Race 3- Continual kerb hopping.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.23 applies- A pit lane drive through penalty was signalled and complied with- 3 Licence Demerit Points
ED7
John Penny
6
UDC V8 Utes
The Race Director finds that as a result of an inquiry from your Category Driving Standards Observer at the conclusion of Race 7 an investigation between you and Car #16 Kris Walton was to be required. Film evidence and an interview with Graham Mortensen, Asst Clerk of the Course as undertaken and it is determined that you have transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct- Schedule Z 12 in that: You made contact with #16 between Turns 5 and 6- This caused him to leave that 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 50 seconds is to be added to your race time. 3 Licence demerit points
ED8
Brock Cooley
111
NZV8 TC
The Race Director finds that as notified during Race 10 an investigation between you and car #3 Kevin Williams was to be undertaken- The Driving Standards Observers have viewed film evidence and it is determined that you have transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct- Schedule CH 26.1 in that: You made contactwith #3 during Race 10 at turn 6. 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 50 seconds is to be added to your race time. 3 Licence demerit points- You now have 11 licence demerit points and are to start from teh rear of the grid for Race 17- Schedule CH 40.5 applies
ED9
Matt Booth
22
NZV8 TC
The Race Director finds that as notified during Race 10 an investigation between you and car #2 Brad Lauder was to be undertaken- The Driving Standards Observers have viewed film evidence and it is determined that you have transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct- Schedule CH 26.1 in that: You made contact with #2 during Race 10 at turn 8. This caused him to leave the track and you gained track position because of this- The action must be considered as 'Careless Driving'
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.17 is imposed- $500 Fine. Exclusion from Race 10- Competition Licence endorsed until 26/07/2014- 4 Licence Demerit points- You now have 7 Licence Demerit points and are to start 6 grid places back on the grid for Race 17- Schedule CH 40.5 applies
ED10
James McLaughlin
51
NZV8 TC
The Race Director finds that you made contact with #73 Brad Lathrope during Race 17. This caused him to spin and you agined track position. This was called by Driving Standards Observers. This is contrary to Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies. Pit lane drive through penalty- 3 licence demerit points- As it was not possible for the drive through to be taken as the race was completed under Safety Car, 50 seconds will be added to your race time in race 20. You now have 12 licence demerit points and are to start from teh rear of the grid in race 20- Schedule Ch 40.5 applies
ED11
Nick Ross
7
NZV8 TC
The Race Director finds that as a result of a post race enquiry your speed at the start of race 17 was examined. You were judged to have not complied with rolling start requirements at race 17- Did not maintain required 70-80kph- data from car shows 57.6kph- Schedule CH 20.3.2 applies
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.20 applies- 10 seconds added to race 17 time- 1 licence demerit point
ED12
Liam MacDonald
69
NZV8 TC
The Race Director finds that you made contact with #99 Grant Molloy during race 20 at turn 1- This caused you both to leave the circuit and you gained track position- This was called by Driving Standards Observers- This is contrary to Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies- Pit lane drive through penalty - complied with- 3 licence demerit points
ST1
Angus Fogg
3
BNT V8ST
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor breached article 6.7.4(c) breaking formation- Judge of Fact decision made by Ross Thurston
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty ST17 applies- 10 seconds added to race time
ST2
Mark Gibson
47
BNT V8ST
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor breached article 6.7.4(c) breaking formation- Judge of Fact decision made by Ross Thurston
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty ST17 applies- 10 seconds added to race time
ST3
Chris Hanley
27
BNT V8ST
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor breached article 6.7.4(c) breaking formation- Judge of Fact decision made by Ross Thurston
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty ST17 applies- 10 seconds added to race time
ST4
Ant Pedersen
96
BNT V8ST
The Clerk of the Course finds that breach of Code of Driving Conduct during race 8
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty ST12 applies- drive through penalty taken during race
ST5
Simon McLennan
26
BNT V8ST
The Clerk of the Course finds that competitor breached article 6.7.4(c) breaking formation- Judge of Fact decision made by Ross Thurston
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty ST17 applies- 10 seconds added to race time
ST6
Dominic Storey
9
BNT V8ST
The Clerk of the Course finds that breach of Code of Driving Conduct during race 13
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty ST12 applies- Drive through penalty issued during Safety Car period, race finished under Safety Car, 40 seconds added to race time
ST7
Richard Moore
10
BNT V8ST
The Clerk of the Course finds that breach of Code of Driving Conduct during race 16
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty ST12 applies- drive through penalty issued

Endorsements & Suspensions: 

DecisionTypePenalty EndCompetitorCompetition NumberCompetition ClassFindingRuling
ED1
  • Endorsement
  • Fine
Thu 24 Jul '14
Gary Mckelvie
62
Muscle Cars
The Race Director finds that you left the track at turn 8 and made contact with #8 Clarke Hopkins when rejoining. It was necessary to red flag the session to move both cars. You admitted to rejoining without due care. This is contrary to Schedule Z Article 12.1 and must be considered careless
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.17 applies. $400 fine. Licence endorsed for 3 months until 24 July 2014
ED9
  • Demerit Points
  • Endorsement
  • Exclusion
  • Fine
Sat 26 Jul '14
Matt Booth
22
NZV8 TC
The Race Director finds that as notified during Race 10 an investigation between you and car #2 Brad Lauder was to be undertaken- The Driving Standards Observers have viewed film evidence and it is determined that you have transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct- Schedule CH 26.1 in that: You made contact with #2 during Race 10 at turn 8. This caused him to leave the track and you gained track position because of this- The action must be considered as 'Careless Driving'
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.17 is imposed- $500 Fine. Exclusion from Race 10- Competition Licence endorsed until 26/07/2014- 4 Licence Demerit points- You now have 7 Licence Demerit points and are to start 6 grid places back on the grid for Race 17- Schedule CH 40.5 applies