Race Championship

Organising Club: 

Event Date: 

Saturday, 11 February, 2017

Decisions: 

DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
RD1
Keyvan Andres
47
TRS
The Race Director finds that as a result of a post-race investigation: In Race One (R2), during Lap 2, at Turn 4, you made contact with Car 96 causing an avoidable accident which also involved Car 3. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct.This time penalty is in lieu of a drive through penalty and is not able to be protested in accordance with the National Sporting Code 113g.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies. 30 seconds added to race time for Race One (R2). Three (3) series demerit points
RD2
Joseph Oliver
14
NZF1600
The Race Director finds that after Race 1 (R4), MSNZ Technical Officers carried out a compliance check on the cylinder head, gaskets and bore and stroke, and piston bowl volume. Technical Officers identified non-compliance with Schedule F (NZF1600 technical regulations), article 15.5. The measurement of the bowl volume was 38.2 - required measurement is 41. This was measured twice and confirmed by Dave McCahon, MSNZ Technical Officer.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.8 applies. Fine of $600. Exclusion from Race 1 (R4). Licence endorsed until 31 March 2017
RD3
Simon Fleming
46
NZTC
The Race Director finds that in Race Two (R17), you made contact with Car 63 causing yourself to spin. This also disadvantaged Car 63. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct. A drive through penalty was unable to be issued. This time penalty is in lieu of a drive through penalty and is not able to be protested in accordance with the National Sporting Code 113g.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies. 30 seconds added to race time for Race Two (R17). Three (3) series demerit points. Please note you now have nine (9) series demerit points.
RD4
Nick Ross
7
NZTC
The Race Director finds that in Race Two (R17), you didn’t give racing room and forced Car 11 off the circuit at Turn 5. This was confirmed by the driving standards observers. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct. We were unable to issue you with a drive through penalty as you had already entered the pits with a mechanical issue.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies. 30 seconds added to race time for Race Two (R17). Three (3) series demerit points
RD5
Jaden Ransley
53
TR86
The Race Director finds that Car #53 made a false start at the start of Race Two (R16). Your car was moving when the race start signal was given. This is a breach of Schedule CH 20.4. This is a Judge of Fact decision and is not able to be protested.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.19.2 applies. Addition of ten (10) seconds to race time for Race Two (R16). One (1) series demerit points
RD6
Jean Baptiste Simmenauer
27
TRS
The Race Director finds that Car #27 made a false start at the start of Race Two (R16). Your car was moving when the race start signal was given. This is a breach of Schedule CH 20.4. This is a Judge of Fact decision and is not able to be protested.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.19.2 applies. Addition of ten (10) seconds to race time for Race Two (R16). One (1) series demerit points
RD7
Christian Hahn
12
TRS
The Race Director finds that in Race Two (R16), during Lap 2 you made avoidable contact with Car 65 at Turn 3, causing Car 65 to be disadvantaged. This was confirmed by the driving standards observers. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies. 30 seconds added to race time for Race Two (R16). Three (3) series demerit points
RD8
Harry Hayek
26
TRS
The Race Director finds that in Race Two (R16), during Lap 5 you made avoidable contact with Car 83 at Turn 6, causing Car 83 to be disadvantaged. This was confirmed by the driving standards observers. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies. 30 seconds added to race time for Race Two (R16). Three (3) series demerit points
RD9
Ameya Vaidyanathan
24
TRS
The Race Director finds that in Race Two (R16), at approximately Lap 10, you impeded Car 47 when defending your position at Turn 7. This was confirmed by the driving standards observers. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct as defined in the Drivers briefing.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies. 30 seconds added to race time for Race Two (R16). Three (3) series demerit points
RD10
Miles Cockram
11
TR86
The Race Director finds that in Race Three (R23), during Lap 2, you made contact with Car 53 at Turn 1 causing an avoidable accident. This was confirmed by the driving standards observers. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct. This time penalty is in lieu of a drive through penalty and is not able to be protested in accordance with the National Sporting Code 113g.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies. 30 seconds added to race time for Race Three (R23). Three (3) series demerit points. You now have six (6) series demerit points, you will be moved back six grid places for Race One at your next round, 10-12 March 2017.
RD11
Jean Baptiste Simmenauer
27
TRS
The Race Director finds that in Race Three (R24), during Lap 1, you made contact with Cars 12 & 96 at Turn 7 causing an avoidable accident. This was confirmed by the driving standards observers. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct. You were issued with a drive through penalty which you complied with.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies. Drive through penalty during Race Three (R24) - complied with. Three (3) series demerit points
RD12
Jamie Gaskin
82
V8 Utes
The Race Director finds that in Race Three (R26), during Lap 1, you made contact with Car 48 who then hit Car 17 at Turn 5 causing an avoidable accident. This was confirmed by the driving standards observers. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct. You were issued with a drive through penalty which you complied with.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies. Drive through penalty during Race Three (R26) - complied with. Three (3) series demerit points. You now have six (6) series demerit points, you will be moved back six grid places for Race One at your next round, 10-12 March 2017
RD13
Chelsea Herbert
62
NZTC
The Race Director finds that in Race Three (R25), during Lap 3, you made contact with Car 46 at Turn 7 causing an avoidable accident. This was confirmed by the driving standards observers. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct. This time penalty is in lieu of a drive through penalty and is not able to be protested in accordance with the National Sporting Code 113g.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies. 30 seconds added to race time for Race Three (R25). Three (3) series demerit points. You now have six (6) series demerit points, you will be moved back six grid places for Race One at your next round, 10-12 March 2017
1
Bruce Kett
41
Central Muscle Cars
The Clerk of the Course finds that the vehicle logbook was not produced at documentation this si a breach of rule Appendix 2 Schedule A - 3.4(7)
The Clerk of the Course rules that Appendix One Schedule P- A2A.1 applies and that the competitior be fined the mandatory penatly fo $50.00
2
Dean Perkins
75
Central Muscle Cars
The Clerk of the Course finds that you did not attend Drivers Briefing as per further supplementary regulations Clause 4.1 and 4.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that the penalty as set in further supplementary regulations clause 4.2 applies. Fined $300.00
3
Hayden Butcher
308
GT3-GT4
The Clerk of the Course finds that you passed car 151 under yellow at entry of turn 1. This is contrary to Appendix Four Schedule Z 11.1(3). Appendix Four Schedule Z 10.11(1) applies. A Drive Through Penalty Board and Flag was displayed on lap 8
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty Appendix One Schedule P - A4Z.2 applies. Appendix Four Schedule Z 10.11(2) applies- Drive through penalty is still issued, as you could not complete the drive through penalty, 30 seconds is added to your race time in race 13
4
Andrew Sinclair
2
Central Muscle Cars
The Clerk of the Course finds that during race 13 the Black and Orange flag was shown to you for 2 laps, you failed to report to the pits on the next lap. This is contrary to Appendix Four Schedule Z 11.1 (10)
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty Appendix One Schedule P - A4Z.3 applies. You are fined $100.00 and excluded from race 13
5
Robert Dong
888
Pirelli Porsche
The Clerk of the Course finds that you jumped the start of race 12. Appendix Four Schedule Z 8.2 applies. This was judge by Judge of Fact (Starts). Appendix 4 Schedule Z 10.12(1) applies. A "time penalty board" was shown in race 12
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 12

Endorsements & Suspensions: 

DecisionTypePenalty EndCompetitorCompetition NumberCompetition ClassFindingRuling
RD2
  • Endorsement
  • Exclusion
  • Fine
Fri 31 Mar '17
Joseph Oliver
14
NZF1600
The Race Director finds that after Race 1 (R4), MSNZ Technical Officers carried out a compliance check on the cylinder head, gaskets and bore and stroke, and piston bowl volume. Technical Officers identified non-compliance with Schedule F (NZF1600 technical regulations), article 15.5. The measurement of the bowl volume was 38.2 - required measurement is 41. This was measured twice and confirmed by Dave McCahon, MSNZ Technical Officer.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.8 applies. Fine of $600. Exclusion from Race 1 (R4). Licence endorsed until 31 March 2017