Stewards Summary: Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000

  • Virgin Australia Supercars Championship
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  • 11/10/2015
  • By CAMS

Stewards Summary Update #4 FINAL: issued Sunday, 11th October at 2200hrs.

Matters arising on Sunday11th October 2015

Matters from Warm Up:

There were no issues.

Matters from Race 25:

The Safety Car was deployed as follows:

Between 1138 and 1144hrs (Laps 15 to 16) as a result of Car #200 making contact with the barrier at Turn18;

Between 1226 and 1234hrs (Laps 35 to 37) to recover Car #111 from Turn 1;

Between 1405 and 1420hrs (Laps 79 to 82) to recover Car #3 from Turn 9; and

Between 1605 and 1641hrs (Laps 137 to 1641) to recover Car #17 from Turn 9.

The Stewards imposed the following penalties during the Race:

A Pit Lane Penalty on Car #3 for a driving infringement, Careless Driving (causing contact with Car #111 at Turn 1 on Lap 35);

A Pit Lane Penalty on Car #23 for a breach of Safety Car restart procedures on Lap 37 (weaving after the SC lights turned out);

A 15 second time penalty on Car #5 for failing to respond to the Mechanical Black Flag (Schedule D3 2.5.1);

A Pit Lane Penalty on Car #9 for a driving infringement, Careless Driving (causing contact with Car #222 at Turn 19 on Lap 55); and

A Pit Lane Penalty on Car #1 for a breach of Safety Car procedures (passing the Safety Car).

An investigation was conducted into the contact between Car #15 and Car #22 at Turn 23 on Lap 143 and no breach of the rules was established.

Stewards Summary Update #3: issued Saturday, 10th October at 1845hrs.

Matters arising on Saturday 10th October 2015

Matters from Practice - Part 6 (All Drivers):

The Stewards imposed a fine of $350 on Car # 111, Andre Heimgartner, for exceeding the designated pit lane speed limit (44kph) - Rule D12.4.3.

Matters from Qualifying:

There were no issues.

Matters from Top Ten Shootout:

There were no issues.

Stewards Summary Update #2: issued Saturday, 9th October at 0935hrs.

Matters arising on Friday 10th October 2015

Matters from Practice - Part 5 (All Drivers):

There were no issues.

Matters from Qualifying:

The session was stopped due to the incident involving Car #6, Chaz Mostert, at Turn 17 and not recommenced. This session will now take place on Saturday at 1230hrs.

Stewards Summary Update #1: issued Friday, 9th October at 1030hrs.

Matters arising on Friday 9th October 2015

Matters from Practice - Part 4 (Co-Drivers):

There were no issues.

Matters arising on Thursday 8th October 2015

Matters from Practice - Part 1 (All Drivers):

The Stewards imposed a fine of $350 on Car # 1 Jamie Whincup, for exceeding the designated pit lane speed limit at pit entry (44kph) - Rule D12.4.3.

Matters from Practice - Part 2 (Co-Drivers):

Following an investigation and admission of a breach of Rule D12.5.8.4 (working on Car #47 in the fast lane) by Walkinshaw Performance, the Stewards imposed the penalty of a fine of $1000 on Walkinshaw Performance.

Following an investigation and admission of a breach of Rule D12.7 (Use of Equipment/Tools) by Lucas Dumbrell Investments Pty Ltd, the Stewards imposed the penalty of a fine of $3000 and the deduction of 30 Teams Championship Points on Lucas Dumbrell Investments Pty Ltd.

Matters from Practice - Part 3 (All Drivers):

There were no issues.

Other Matters

Following an investigation and admission of a breach of Rule B6.5.4 (Conduct Prejudicial - statements made during Thursday's Press Conference) by David Reynolds, the Stewards imposed the penalty of a fine of $25,000 on David Reynolds.

Matters arising on Wednesday 7th October 2015

The Stewards imposed fines on the following Competitors for the failure of their Team Manager to attend the compulsory Team Managers' briefings - Rule D4.2.2:
- DJR Team Penske
- Motorsport Holdings Pty Ltd.

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