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- Dave Kaemmer Comes Clean on Dirt
- iRacing.com Announces iRacing 2.0
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- SFI Decertifies All Impact Racing Products
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May 2nd, 2013
Formula 1 teams are set for fresh discussions at the Spanish Grand Prix about implementing a driver penalty points system. FIA race director Charlie Whiting is scheduled to meet teams at a gathering of the Sporting Working Group think-tank ahead of the Barcelona race to discuss potential future rule changes
April 14th, 2013
Mark Webber will lose three places on the grid of the Bahrain Grand Prix after stewards blamed him for his clash with Toro Rosso’s Jean-Eric Vergne in China. Webber made contact with Vergne when trying to pass the Frenchman for 12th position on lap 16 of the race. He confirmed his penalty to reporters as he left the stewards’ office.
April 7th, 2013
Virtuosi UK driver Andrea Roda has hit out at race officials after they admitted they mistakenly handed him a drive-through penalty in Sunday afternoon’s reversed-grid Auto GP race. Roda was involved in a collision with race leader Antonio Spavone on lap 11, for which he was driven the drive-through. Super Nova driver Spavone’s car changed direction as a result of a clash of wheels, and sustained race-ending suspension damage
November 17th, 2012
Kimi Raikkonen – 5th: “I was actually expecting a more difficult qualifying session today, but the car was the best it’s felt all weekend so it turned out to be quite good. The set-up is still not exactly how I want it but it’s much closer. The warmer conditions make the car work much better and that certainly makes a difference
October 21st, 2012
Formula Renault 3.5 champion Robin Frijns has been given a 25-second penalty for his clash with title rival Jules Bianchi in the Barcelona decider , but it does not affect his championship success. Frijns, points leader going into the event, collided with Bianchi at Turn 4 on lap 21, leaving the Ferrari protege in the gravel. Bianchi had just overtaken Frijns for fourth place earlier in the lap.
October 6th, 2012
British Touring Car race winner Dave Newsham has appealed the loss of his fastest lap in qualifying at Silverstone. Newsham’s ES Racing Vauxhall Vectra had qualified second with a lap of 58.969s, but was relegated to fifth when it was judged the time had been done by running off the track at Copse. Newsham believes the penalty is unfair and has protested.
September 22nd, 2012
Timo Glock – 21st: “A disappointing start to the day in FP3 and then in terms of the knock-on effect this had on qualifying. To not have a proper run this morning cost us quite a bit, which is a shame as I had a good feeling in the car but not the confidence in terms of the tyres. Obviously the tyres are pretty critical here, especially the Supersofts – getting them to warm up and in the right window for the flying lap.
September 14th, 2012
Martin Tomczyk has revealed that he is still annoyed about the penalty that will drop him five spots on this weekend’s DTM grid at Oschersleben. The reigning champion is carrying the penalty over from Zandvoort, where race stewards judged him responsible spinning Gary Paffett around at Tarzan during the second half of the race. Following the incident, Paffett told AUTOSPORT: “When he hit me, he was still in fifth gear.
September 6th, 2012
Formula 1′s leading drivers have been warned that none of them are above getting a race ban according to former grand prix racer and FIA race steward Derek Warwick.
September 2nd, 2012
Lotus boss Eric Boullier hopes that Romain Grosjean learns lessons from the errors he has made this season, in the wake of his one-race ban . Grosjean will be forced to miss the Italian Grand Prix after stewards deemed his involvement in a startline crash in Belgium was a “serious” breach of the regulations. Although Boullier believes that the punishment was “severe”, he reckons that Grosjean will go forward aware of what he needs to change to avoid future dramas.
September 1st, 2012
Sebastian Vettel has been fined 10,000 Euro for conducting a practice start in the pitlane in final practice for the Belgian Grand Prix. The German had been summoned to see the stewards before qualifying because teams and drivers had been told that practice starts in the pits were outlawed for this weekend’s race at Spa. The FIA stewards elected to punish Vettel with a financial penalty for what they considered a breach of Article 30.13 of the Formula 1 Sporting Regulations The rule states: “At no time may a car be driven unnecessarily slowly, erratically or in a manner which could be deemed potentially dangerous to other drivers or any other person.
September 1st, 2012
Nico Rosberg will take a five-place grid penalty for the Belgian Grand Prix after requiring a gearbox change.
July 29th, 2012
Pastor Maldonado has “no idea” why the Hungarian Grand Prix stewards hit him with a drive-through penalty for his clash with Paul di Resta. The Williams driver hit the Force India’s sidepod with his front-left wheel while running side-by-side with him through Turn 11.
July 21st, 2012
Sauber’s Sergio Perez will be demoted five places on the German Grand Prix after stewards ruled that he had impeded other cars in qualifying. The Mexican had qualified 12th, but was found guilty of blocking both Kimi Raikkonen and Fernando Alonso in Q2.
July 11th, 2012
A.J. Foyt Enterprises has been penalised and fined for a technical infringement during last weekend’s race at Toronto. The #14 car of Mike Conway failed a post-race technical inspection after a discrepancy was found in the size of the fuel tank
July 8th, 2012
Both Lotus drivers will be demoted 10 places on the grid for the first Hockenheim GP2 round as punishments for clashes in the Silverstone sprint race on Sunday. Saturday race-winner Esteban Gutierrez clashed with Johnny Cecotto on the final lap at Silverstone, hitting the Addax driver as he rejoined the track at Stowe amid a late battle. Gutierrez went on to finish fourth, a result he keeps, while Cecotto was out
April 29th, 2012
ROAL Motorsport’s Tom Coronel has received a 30-second post-race penalty for an incident in race one of the World Touring Car Championship at the Slovakia Ring. The Dutchman was judged to have caused an avoidable collision in an incident with the similar BMW of Engstler driver Franz Engstler, who retired
April 21st, 2012
Felipe Nasr has been given a five-place grid penalty for Sunday’s GP2 sprint race in Bahrain as a punishment for a collision with Johnny Cecotto Jr in the opening race. Reigning British Formula 3 champion Nasr (DAMS) and Addax driver Cecotto were part of the large group of cars embroiled in a spectacular battle for the podium positions when they came together at half-distance
April 12th, 2012
Lewis Hamilton is still gunning for a victory in the Chinese Grand Prix despite a five-place grid penalty guaranteeing that he will start the race no higher than sixth. The McLaren driver discovered that he would be hit with the penalty today after the team detected the problem “in the last 48 hours”.
April 1st, 2012
Alex Tagliani has become the second driver to be issued a 10-place grid penalty for Sunday’s IndyCar race at Barber Motorsports Park after the Bryan Herta Autosport team was forced to switch the Lotus unit in his car after qualifying. Oriol Servia of fellow Lotus team Dreyer & Reinbold was given the same sanction earlier in the weekend. Both fell foul of Rule 15.6.1 of the sporting regulations, which prevents unauthorised engine changes unless the engine fails during a race