Super Truck Meeting

Organising Club: 

Event Date: 

Saturday, 9 January, 2016

Decisions: 

DecisionTypeCompetitorCompetition NumberClassFindingRuling
1
Garry Price
47
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Truck Speed Daniel Cresswell reports a speed recording of 161km/hr for your Truck during Qualifying. 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. Garry Price Truck #47 International Transtar have all times cancelled from qualifying. Truck # 47 shall start from the rear of the grid.
2
Shane Gray
7
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Truck Speed Daniel Cresswell reports a speed recording of 163km/hr for your Truck during Qualifying. 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 Kenworth 408 have all times cancelled from qualifying. Truck # 7 shall start from the rear of the grid.
3
Dave West
26
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Truck Speed Daniel Cresswell reports a speed recording of 172.5km/hr for your Truck during Qualifying. 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. Dave West Truck #27 Freightliner have all times cancelled from qualifying. Truck # 26 shall start from the rear of the grid.
4
Andrew Porter
Super Truck
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Starts Karl Buchanan judged your Truck to be out of position on the rolling start for Race 2. This is a breach of the Appendix Four Schedule Z Art. 8.2(2)
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4Z.9 applies. Andrew Porter Trcuk #1NZ Kenworth T401 have 5 seconds added to his race time for Race 2
6
Dave West
26
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Truck Speed Daniel Cresswell reports a speed recording of 163km/hr on lap 2 of Race 2 for Truck #26 Dave West. This is a breach of the 2015-16 Super Truck Championship Articles item 9.1.1. Truck #26 did not qualify as a finisher of the race. The Truck did however speed.
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4TR.1 2 (a) applies. Dave West Truck #26 Freightliner have 10 seconds added to his race time. It is noted that the Truck did not finish the race.
7
Mainland Muscle Car Register
Mainland Muscle
The Clerk of the Course finds that near the end of Race 8 Mainland Muscle Cars the Last Lap Board was displayed on the screen at the start/finish line. The Board was not displayed on the rostrum. The feild completed another lap and began to slow of their own accord. The chequered flag was not displayed to signal the end of racing at this time. Several cars toured through the open pit lane. The chequered flag was displayed at the start line to the vehciles remaining on the circuit at what would have been the end of lap 9. The finishing signal was shown late for Race 8.
The Clerk of the Course rules that Race 8 was finished one lap too late. Appendix Four Schedule Z states that should this occur the race will nevertheless be deemed to finish at the correct time. The result for Race 8 is to be amended to show the finishing order at the end of lap 8
8
Malcolm Little
66
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Starts Karl Buchanan reports a jump start by Truck 66 at the start of Race 12. Judge of Fact Truck Speed Daniel Cresswell confirmed an approach speed of 125km/hr prior to the start signal being given. This is a breach of Appendix 4 Schedule Z Art 8.3(2) in theat Trcuk #66 exceeded the constant speed of 70 to 100 km/hr, which is a rolling start requirement
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4Z.9 applies. Malcolm Little Truck #66 Freightliner have 5 seconds added to his race time for race 12
9
Tim Wheeler
111
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Truck Speed Daniel Cresswell reports a speed recording for your Truck of a) 161.5km/hr and again b) 161.4km/hr during race 12. 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. For a) 10 seconds and b) an additional 20 seconds. Thirty seconds total is to be added to Truck 111 Tim Wheelers race time for race 12
10
Phil Gurney
63
2K Cup
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Starts Karl Buchanan reports Phil Gurney Car #63 jumped the start of Race 18 by being out of your grid box when the start signal was given. This is a breach of the Appendix 4 Schedule Z Art 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4Z.8 applies. Phil Gurney Car #63 have 5 seconds added to his race time for race 18
11
Donald McKenzie
626
2K Cup
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Starts Karl Buchanan reports Donald McKenzie Car #626 jumped the start of Race 18 by being out of your grid box when the start signal was given. This is a breach of the Appendix 4 Schedule Z Art 8.2
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4Z.8 applies. Donald McKenzie Car #626 have 5 seconds added to his race time for race 18
12
Garry Price
47
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Truck Speed Daniel Cresswell reports a speed recording of 161.4km/hr during Race 19 for Trcuk #47 Garry Price. 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. Garry Price Trcuk #47 International Transtar have 10 seconds added to his race time for Race 19
13
Rob Waters
77
Super Trucks
The Clerk of the Course finds that Judge of Fact Truck Speed Daniel Cressell reports a speed recording of 161.1km/hr during Race 19 for Truck #77 Rob Waters. 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. Rob Waters Truck #77 Kenworth T909 have 10 seconds added to his race time for Race 19
14
Benjamin Barlow
331
2K Cup
The Clerk of the Course finds that during Race 18 Benjamin Barlow Car #331 rejoined the circuit making contact with another car. A Drive Through Penalty was issued for this infringement with the penalty being displayed at the Start Line. By his own admission and video evidence Benjamin Barlow drove past the Black Flag three times, before pitting into the Pit Paddock. The video shows a Black Flag and Car number 331. The quality is not good enough to confirm the Drivers doubt about the Drive Through Penalty Board. Race Control confirm the Penalty is a Drive Through. It is clear that Benjamin Barlow failed ot obey the Black Flag by not coming into the pits within on lap. The Penalty for either infringement is the same.
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4Z.3 applies. Benjamin Barlow be fined a sum of $350, and havehis licence endorsed for a period of two months until 5.00pm Sunday 6th March 2016. As Benjamin Barlow Car 331 did not finish the race no ability to exclude from the race is possible.

Endorsements & Suspensions: 

DecisionTypePenalty EndCompetitorCompetition NumberCompetition ClassFindingRuling
14
  • Fine
  • Licence Endorsement
Sun 06 Mar '16
Benjamin Barlow
331
2K Cup
The Clerk of the Course finds that during Race 18 Benjamin Barlow Car #331 rejoined the circuit making contact with another car. A Drive Through Penalty was issued for this infringement with the penalty being displayed at the Start Line. By his own admission and video evidence Benjamin Barlow drove past the Black Flag three times, before pitting into the Pit Paddock. The video shows a Black Flag and Car number 331. The quality is not good enough to confirm the Drivers doubt about the Drive Through Penalty Board. Race Control confirm the Penalty is a Drive Through. It is clear that Benjamin Barlow failed ot obey the Black Flag by not coming into the pits within on lap. The Penalty for either infringement is the same.
The Clerk of the Course rules that A4Z.3 applies. Benjamin Barlow be fined a sum of $350, and havehis licence endorsed for a period of two months until 5.00pm Sunday 6th March 2016. As Benjamin Barlow Car 331 did not finish the race no ability to exclude from the race is possible.