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Pukekohe incident referred to Motorsport Australia Stewards


An incident within the Erebus storage in Pukekohe has been referred to the Stewards

Motorsport Australia has confirmed that an incident within the Erebus Motorsport storage at Pukekohe has been referred to Stewards.

The Stewards are contemplating the subsequent steps, though no listening to is scheduled at this stage, and no submissions have been obtained.

A spokesperson from the game’s governing and sanctioning physique mentioned:

“Motorsport Australia can verify that Race Director, James Taylor, has referred the incident which occurred within the Erebus staff storage involving members of the staff and a competing driver following Race 28 of the Repco Supercars Championship at Pukekohe to the Motorsport Australia Stewards.

“The Stewards will think about this matter and make any acceptable determinations within the coming weeks.”

The assertion from Motorsport Australia doesn’t specify which incident particularly, though it may be pretty discerned that it refers back to the alternate between Barry Ryan, Mark Winterbottom, and Will Brown captured on TV cameras following Race 28.

Supercars fall beneath the overall authority of the FIA, which means on this occasion it’s the Worldwide Sporting Code which prevails when it comes to the judicial course of.

That sees the Race Director refer the matter to the Stewards, who carry out the investigation and listening to. Additional info could also be submitted to substantiate the Race Director’s request.

It differs from the Motorsport Australia course of which sees the Race Director, the Clerk of Course, or their deputies, examine the matter earlier than referring to the Stewards for a listening to.

Erebus endured a tough weekend in New Zealand, with Brown struggling a 56G influence following contact with Winterbottom within the first race on Sunday.

That conflict has positioned a query mark over the Bathurst 1000 wildcard entry of Greg Murphy and Richie Stanaway.

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