Atlantic Championship Series - Watkins Glen Penalty Report
- 24 May 2018
Atlantic Race 2
Car to car contact between FA Car #9 and FA Car #29 at turn 7 on lap 10.
FRP Stewards conferred, reviewed witness statements, the written corner report and video evidence. Neither driver used good racing judgment in this particular incident and violated one or more FRP rules. Car #29 violated rules 220.127.116.11 (Racing Room) and 18.104.22.168 (Avoidable Contact). Car #9 violated rule 22.214.171.124 (Safe Pass). As a result, Car #9 is penalized 25 Championship Points and the loss of prize money. Car #29 is penalized 12 Championship Points.
FRP Stewards also reminded drivers and teams of Car #9 and Car #29, that the FRP Impound is not an appropriate location or time to voice their grievance, especially towards other drivers. This is to be considered the last warning of inappropriate behavior.