Southern Thunder

Organising Club: 

Event Date: 

Friday, 22 January, 2016

Decisions: 

DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
RD1
Liam McDonald
69
NZTC
The Race Director finds that as a result of a post-race investigation you were judged to have no complied with Safety Car restart requirements at race 5- you were weaving after the safety car lights have been turned off. Schedule CH 24.3 applies. This was judged by Judge of Fact (Starts), Chris Adams
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.20 applies- 10 seconds added to Race 5 time. 1 Licence Deremit point. As your class has a reverse grid during the meeting- Schedule CH 40.8 will also apply
RD2
Miles Cockram
11
TR86
The Race Director finds that as a result of a post race investigation you made contact with #6 Tim Stokes at turn 7 on the final lap of race 1. This caused him to lose position. 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- 30 seconds added to race 1 time. 3 Licence demerit points
RD3
Jamie McNee
5
TR86
The Race Director finds that as a result of a post race technical inspection on your car after race 1. Your car was measured for ride height on the meeting flat pad, the front right hand side of your car failed to reach the minimum height of 140mm, this was measured 3 times as well as your tyres were set to 30psi. This was confirmed by Terry Carkeek Championship Scrutineer. This is contrary to TR86 2015-16 Technical regulations article 9.3.6
The Race Director rules that Schedule CH 40.8 applies. Jamie you are fined $600.00. You are excluded from race 1- Your competition licence is endorsed until 31 March 2016
RD4
Tiffany Chittenden
9
TR86
The Race Director finds that as a result of a post race investigation you made contact with #90 Paul Kelly at turn 7 during race 7. This caused him to leave the track and also a DNF for car #90. 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- 30 seconds added to race 7 time. 3 Licence demerit points
RD5
Tiffany Chittenden
9
TR86
The Race Director finds that as a result of a post race investigation you made contact with #11 Miles Cockram during race 14. This caused him to leave the track and also a DNF for car #11. 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- 30 seconds added to race 14 time. 3 Licence demerit points
RD6
Scott Taylor
222
NZTC
The Race Director finds that as a result of a post race investigation and viewing footage you made contact with #8 Tim Edgell at turn 1 during race 15. This caused him to leave the track and you gain an 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- 30 seconds added to race 14 time. 3 Licence demerit points
1
Bruce Dreadon
64
Central Muscle Cars
The Clerk of the Course finds that that car number 64 did cause the red flag in qualifying by failing to turn in turn 1 and parking in a dangerous position. Contravening schedule Z 13.1
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.4 applies- Car 64 is moved 3 places on the grid for the start of class race 1.
2
Shane Gray
7
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Truck Speed reports a speed recording of 162km/hr for your truck during qualifying in lap 1. This is a breach of the 2015-16 Super Truck Championship Articles item 9.1.1
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4TR.1 applies. Shayne Gray Truck #7 have all times cancelled from qualifying. Truck #7 shall start from the rear of the grid.
3
Rob Waters
77
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Truck Speed reports a speed recording of 163km/hr for your truck during qualifying in lap 2. This is a breach of the 2015-16 Super Truck Championship Articles item 9.1.1
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4TR.1 applies. Truck #77 have all times cancelled from qualifying. Truck #77 shall start from the rear of the grid.
4
Tim Wheeler
111
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that car number 111 did cause the red flag in qualifying by failing to turn in turn 1 and parking in a dangerous position. Contravening schedule Z 13.1
The Clerk of the Course rules that penalty App 1 Sch P A4Z.4 applies- Car 111 is moved 3 places back on the grid for the start of class race 1
5
Andrew Porter
1
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Andrew Porter No 1 was judged to have breached the rolling regulations in Trcuk race number 1 against appendix 4 Sch Z 8.3
The Clerk of the Course rules that App One Sch P A4Z.9 applies and 10 sec has been added to race time
6
Tony Barrow
622
Central Muscle Cars
The Clerk of the Course finds that car number 622 was judged to have jumped the start in MC Race Number 2 against Appendix 4 Sch Z8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that App One Sch P A4Z.8 applies and 10 sec has been added to race time
7
Rob Waters
77
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Truck Speed reports a speed recording of 162.5km/hr for your truck during race 1 in lap5. This is a breach of the 2015-16 Super Truck Championship Articles item 9.1.1
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4TR.1 applies. Truck #77 for the first infringement shall have 10 sec added to his race time
8
Troy Wheeler
28
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Truck Number 28 was found to have overtaken under yellow flag during race number 2 on main straight prior to flag point 6, against Appendix 4 Sch Z 11.3(a)
The Clerk of the Course rules that Appendix One Sch P A4Z.2* applies and in lieu of a drive through not being able to be completed an additional 30 sec is added to his race time
9
Super Trucks
66
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Truck Number 66 was found to have overtaken under yellow flag during race number 2 on main straight prior to flag point 6, against Appendix 4 Sch Z 11.3(a)
The Clerk of the Course rules that Appendix One Sch P A4Z.2* applies and in lieu of a drive through not being able to be completed an additional 30 sec is added to his race time
10
Shane Gray
7
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Truck Speed reports a speed recording of 162km/hr for your truck during race 3 in lap 7. This is a breach of the 2015-16 Super Truck Championship Articles item 9.1.1
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4TR.1 applies. Truck #7 for the first infringement shall have 10 sec added to his race time
11
Garry Price
47
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Truck Number 47 was found to have overtaken truck 111 under yellow flag during race number 3 on main straight prior to flag point 6, against Appendix 4 Sch Z 11.3(a)
The Clerk of the Course rules that Appendix One Sch P A4Z.2* applies and in lieu of a drive through not being able to be completed an additional 30 sec is added to his race time
RD1
Julian Hanses
18
TRS
The Race Director finds that you caused a red flag during Session Q4a. This was due to your car leaving the track at Turn 5 and coming to stop in a dangerous place. It was necessary to stop the session and move your car. Schedule CH 19.5 applies
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty CH 40.15 applies- Movve 3 places back on the grid for start of Race 5
RD2
William Owen
23
TRS
The Race Director finds that you caused a red flag during Session Q4a. 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. Schedule CH 19.5 applies
The Clerk of the Course rules that Penalty CH 40.15 applies- Movve 3 places back on the grid for start of Race 5
RD3
Ferdinand Habsburg
62
TRS
The Race Director finds that as notified during Race 5 an investigation between you and Car # 17 Devlin de Francesco 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 26.1applies as it was found that you hit Car #10 and then made contact with Car #17.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies- 30 seconds added to race time. Three (3) series demerit points
RD4
James Munro
40
TRS
The Race Director finds that as notified during Race 5 an incident involving yourself was put under investigation at Turn 1. The Investigations team have viewed the film evidence and it is determined that you have transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct. Schedule CH 26.1applies as it was found that you hit Car #25 under braking which caused him to spin and then Car #25 made contact with Car #15.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies- 30 seconds added to race time. Three (3) series demerit points
RD5
othe Buret
26
TRS
The Race Director finds that the Investigations team have viewed the Race 5 film evidence and it is determined that you have transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct. Schedule CH 26.1 applies as it was found that you hit Car #40 after oversteering at Turn 1.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies- 30 seconds added to race time. Three (3) series demerit points
RD6
Antoni Ptak
67
TRS
The Race Director finds that as notified during Race 11 an incident involving yourself was put under investigation at Turn 3 on lap 12.The Investigations team have viewed the Race 11 film evidence and it is determined that you have transgressed the Code of Driving Conduct. Schedule CH 26.1 applies as it was found that you impeded Car #26.
The Race Director rules that Penalty CH 40.16 applies- 30 seconds added to race time. Three (3) series demerit points

Endorsements & Suspensions: 

DecisionTypePenalty EndCompetitorCompetition NumberCompetition ClassFindingRuling
RD3
  • Exclusion
  • Fine
  • Licence Endorsement
Thu 31 Mar '16
Jamie McNee
5
TR86
The Race Director finds that as a result of a post race technical inspection on your car after race 1. Your car was measured for ride height on the meeting flat pad, the front right hand side of your car failed to reach the minimum height of 140mm, this was measured 3 times as well as your tyres were set to 30psi. This was confirmed by Terry Carkeek Championship Scrutineer. This is contrary to TR86 2015-16 Technical regulations article 9.3.6
The Race Director rules that Schedule CH 40.8 applies. Jamie you are fined $600.00. You are excluded from race 1- Your competition licence is endorsed until 31 March 2016