Lady Wigram Trophy Meeting

Organising Club: 

Event Date: 

Saturday, 16 January, 2016

Decisions: 

DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
RD1
Alyssa Clapperton
777
NZTC
The Race Director finds that you caused a red flag during session Q8. This was due to your car leaving the track at the entry of Turn 11 and coming to a stop in a dangerous place. It was necessary to stop the session and move your car. Schedule CH 19.5 applies.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.15 applies- Move 3 places back on the grid for start of Race 4.
RD2
Liam McDonald
69
NZTC
The Race Director finds that you made contact with #222 during Race 4. This caused him to leave the track adn you gained track position. This was confirmed by Investigations Team. This is contrary to Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct - Causing acoidable accident.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies- A Pit Lane Drive Through penalty was complied with. 3 Licence Demerit Points. As you class has a reverse grid during the meeting- Schedule CH 40.8 will also apply.
RD3
Jayden Dodge
15
TR86
The Race Director finds that as a result of a post-race investigation you were judged to have not complied with Schedule CH 26.3 Circuit Regulations during Race 2. While under the safety car your car stopped at the exit of turn 4, the field went past and you re-join in the middle of the field at turn 10, thus taking a short cut.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.23 applies- A Pit Lane Drive Through penalty was issued. 3 Licence Demerit Points. As it was not possible for the drive through be to taken, 30 seconds will be added to your time in Race 2
RD4
Miles Cockram
11
TR86
The Race Director finds that as a result of a post race investigation you made contact with #111 Caleb Cross at Turn 1 on the final lap of Race 2. This caused him to lose position and you gained advantage. This was confirmed by the Investigations Team. This is contrary to Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies- A DNF for Race 2 as your contact with #111 Caleb Cross caused him to DNF and you must finish behind him. 3 Licence Demerit points.
RD5
Marcus Armstrong
99
TR86
The Race Director finds that as a result of a post race investigation you made contact with #91 Callum Quin on laps 1 and 5 of Race 2. This was confirmed by the Investigations Team. This is contrary to Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies- A post race penalty of 30 seconds added to race time in race 2. 3 Licence Demerit points.
RD6
Mike Lightfoot
96
TR86
The Race Director finds that as notified during race 11 an investigation between you and car #8 was to be undertaken. The Driving Standard Observer has viewed film evidence and determined that you have transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct- Schedule CH 26.1 in that: You made contact with #8 during race 11 and caused an avoidable accident
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies- 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 Licence Demerit points
RD7
Angus Fogg
3
NZTC
The Race Director finds that during race 20 in your pit stop, you non conformity at the wheel change with one wheel nut missing and was confirmed at parc ferme under red flag conditions (Article Amendment V8-16-A002) This was reported by Ron McMillan MotorSport New Zealand Technical Officer- This is contrary to NZTC 2015/16 Articles 8.1.2.1
The Race Director rules that Penalty NZTC Article 8.1.2.8 applies and 55 seconds is added to your race time in race 20
RD8
Rick Armstrong
8
TR86
The Race Director finds that as notified during race 21 an investigation between you and car #17 was to be undertaken. The Driving Standards Observer has viewed film evidence from Cars #8 and 17 - It is determined that you have transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct- Schedule CH in that: You made contact with #17 during race 21 at turn 4. You gained track position because of this. This caused him to leave the track and you gained 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 toyour race time. 3 Licence Demerit points.
1
Antoni Ptak
67
TRS
The Race Director finds that you caused a red flag during session Q6a. This was due to your car leaving the track at Turn 1 and comping to stop in a dangerous place. It was necessary to stop the session and move your car. Schedule CH 19.5 applies.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.15 applies- Move 3 places back on the grid for the start of race 5
2
Bruno Baptista
25
TRS
The Race Director finds that you caused a red flag during session Q6b. This was due to your car leaving the track at Turn 8 and comping to stop in a dangerous place. It was necessary to stop the session and move your car. Schedule CH 19.5 applies.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.15 applies- Move 3 places back on the grid for the start of race 5
3
Ferdinand Habsburg
62
TRS
The Race Director finds that you caused a red flag during session Q6b. This was due to your car leaving the track at Turn 1 and comping to stop in a dangerous place. It was necessary to stop the session and move your car. Schedule CH 19.5 applies.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.15 applies- Move 3 places back on the grid for the start of race 5
4
Nicolas Dapero
21
TRS
The Race Director finds that you hit car #6 at turn 4 under double yellow flags during lap 6, race 13. This was deemed to be careless driving causing or liekly to cause an accident. Schedule CH 26.1.1 applies
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.17 applies- $500 fine, Exclusion from Race 13, Endorsement of competition licence for one (1) month, Four (4) series demerit points
5
William Owen
23
TRS
The Race Director finds that you were deemed to be weaving behind the safety car once the safety car lights had been turned off during race 13- Schedule CH 24.3(1) applies
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.20 applies- Addition of ten (10) seconds to race time- One (1) series demerit point
6
Theo Bean
4
TRS
The Race Director finds that during race 21 an investigation between you and car #5 Pedro Piquet was to be undertaken. The Investigations team have viewed the film evidence and it is determined that you have transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct. Schedule CH applies as it was found that you turned car # around resultsing in both of your recording a DNF
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies- 30 seconds added to race time. Three (3) licence demerit points
7
Lando Norris
31
TRS
The Race Director finds that you were deemed to have re-entered the track unsafely after leaving the track between Turns 6 and 7. The Investigations team have viewed the film evidence and it is determined that you have transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct. Schedule CH 26.1 applies.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies- 30 seconds added to race time. Three (3) licence demerit points
001
James Webb
323
Formula Ford
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 323 did cause a red flag to be displayed during your qualifying session
The Clerk of the Course rules that you have been moved back 3 grid positions for thestart of your next race
002
Gary Shaw
44
Pre 65
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 44 did creep forward at the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts 8.2
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
003
Jack Milligan
2
Pro 7 & NZ6
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 2NZ did pass car 49 under yellow after start finish along the straight. 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 AZ4.2 applies- A drive through penalty was issued and complied with
004
Simon Ussher
94
V8 Utes
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 94 did creep forward at the start of your race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Strts 8.2
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
005
Glen Collinson
17
V8 Utes
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 17 did not give racing room to car 99 between turns 8 and 9 causing car 99 to hit the tyre wall and needing to withdraw from the race. This is a breach of App 4 Sch Z 12.1 Code of driving conduct
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.5 applies- a drive through penalty was issued and complied with
006
Gary Parker
47
V8 Utes
The Clerk of the Course finds that you the driver of car 47C did creep forward at the start of your race. This si a breach of App 4 Sch Z 8.2 False Starts 8.2
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: 

DecisionTypePenalty EndCompetitorCompetition NumberCompetition ClassFindingRuling
4
  • Exclusion
  • Fine
  • Licence Endorsement
Wed 17 Feb '16
Nicolas Dapero
21
TRS
The Race Director finds that you hit car #6 at turn 4 under double yellow flags during lap 6, race 13. This was deemed to be careless driving causing or liekly to cause an accident. Schedule CH 26.1.1 applies
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.17 applies- $500 fine, Exclusion from Race 13, Endorsement of competition licence for one (1) month, Four (4) series demerit points