Race Championship

Organising Club: 

Event Date: 

Saturday, 11 March, 2017

Decisions: 

DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
RD1
Andrew Porter
69
V8 Utes
The Race Director finds that as notified during Race One (R3) an incident between Cars 17 and 69 at Turn 8 on Lap 5 was put under investigation. It was deemed that you made contact with Car 17 causing him to be disadvantaged. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct. A drive through penalty was issued during Lap 6 - this was not complied with. A time penalty is issued in lieu of the 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 (R3). Three (3) series demerit points. As per Schedule CH 40.8, as your next race is a reverse grid start you will be placed at the rear of the reversed section of the grid for Race Two (R14).
RD2
Paul Manuell
1
V8 Utes
The Race Director finds that as notified during Race One (R3) an incident between Cars 1 and 10 at Turn 8 on Lap 7 was put under investigation. On viewing the film evidence it was deemed that you made contact with Car 10 causing him to be disadvantaged. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct. A time penalty is issued 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 (R3). Three (3) series demerit points. As per Schedule CH 40.8, as your next race is a reverse grid start you will be placed at the rear of the reversed section of the grid for Race Two (R14).
RD3
Dylan Smith
53
Formula First
The Event Director finds that during Race Two (R12), Lap 1, at Turn 7, you made contact with Car #41, Alex Hawley causing him to leave the circuit and be disadvantaged. This is a breach of Schedule Z, 12.1 Code of Driving Conduct.
The Event Director rules that Penalty Schedule P A4Z.5 applies. Fine of $200. Exclusion from Race Two (R12)
RD4
Brody McConkey
23
TR86
The Race Director finds that as notified during Race Two (R17) an incident between Cars 23 and 99 at Turn 10 on Lap 1 was put under investigation. On viewing the film evidence it was deemed that you made contact with Car 99 causing him to be disadvantaged. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct. A time penalty is issued 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
RD5
Reid Harker
4
TR86
The Event Director finds that at the conclusion of Race Two (R17), you car was directed to report to the technical area for checking. When this direction was given the cars are in park ferme and no intervention is allowed. A member of your team (Mike Harker) was seen lifting the front and rear of the car prior to ride height checks being carried out. This is a breach of Schedule CH Article 22
The Event Director rules that Penalty CH 40.21 applies. $500 fine.
RD6
Jacob Smith
27
TR86
The Race Director finds that as notified during Race Three (R25) an incident between Cars 11 & 27 at Turn 9 on Lap 3 was put under investigation. On viewing the film evidence it was deemed that you made contact with Car 11 causing him to be disadvantaged. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct. A time penalty is issued 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
RD7
Lance Hughes
84
NZTC
The Race Director finds that as notified during Race Three (R27) an incident between Cars 84 & 111 at Turn 8 on Lap 2 was put under investigation. On viewing the film evidence it was deemed that you made contact with Car 111 causing him to be disadvantaged. This is a breach of Schedule CH 26.1 Code of Driving Conduct. A drive through penalty was issued which you complied with on Lap 7.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies. Drive through penalty Race Three (R27) - complied with. Three (3) series demerit points
RD8
Chelsea Herbert
62
NZTC
The Race Director finds that as notified during Race Three (R27) Car #62 was put under investigation for a breach of the safety car restart procedure. The Investigations team have viewed the film evidence and it is determined that you broke line astern and passed another car before crossing the start/finish line. This is contrary to Schedule CH 24.3(3)
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.20 applies. 10 seconds added to race time for Race 27. One (1) series demerit point
1
John Ryall
711
GT3 GT4
The Clerk of the Course finds that car #711 stopped on circuit at Turn 10 causing the Red Flag to be displayed in Q session 3 GT3/GT4- this is in breach of rule manual amendment article 13.2(1)A (iii) dated 3 Oct 14
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4Z.4 applies and that #711 be moved back 3 places in the starting grid for GT3/GT4 race 1
2
Marvyn Towers
112
GT
The Clerk of the Course finds that you exceeded class eligibility in lap 2 and lap 7
The Clerk of the Course rules that 20 seconds will be added to your race time
3
Tim James
27
Pirelli Porsche
The Clerk of the Course finds that you jumped the start race #Pirelli Porsche Race 3. Appendix 4 Schedule Z 8.2 applies. This was judge by Judge of Fact (Starts). A "Time Penalty Board" was shown in race 3.
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty- Appendix One Schedule P - A4Z.8 applies. 5 seconds is added to your race time in race 3
4
Kieron Rollinson
7
Ssangyong
The Clerk of the Course finds that you did breach the code of driving conduct this is a breach of Schedule Z 12.1. You made contact with car #06 on entering the pitlane at the end of Ssangyong Race 4
The Clerk of the Course rules that you did breach the code of driving conduct. You made contact with car #06. Penalty A4Z applies-$300 fine be applies. 20 seconds added to your race time. Your race licence is endorsed for one month.

Endorsements & Suspensions: 

DecisionTypePenalty EndCompetitorCompetition NumberCompetition ClassFindingRuling
4
  • Fine
  • Licence Endorsement
  • Time
Wed 12 Apr '17
Kieron Rollinson
7
Ssangyong
The Clerk of the Course finds that you did breach the code of driving conduct this is a breach of Schedule Z 12.1. You made contact with car #06 on entering the pitlane at the end of Ssangyong Race 4
The Clerk of the Course rules that you did breach the code of driving conduct. You made contact with car #06. Penalty A4Z applies-$300 fine be applies. 20 seconds added to your race time. Your race licence is endorsed for one month.