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(c)

(d)

(e)

R11-14-11 (a) (b) (c)

(d)

(e)

R11-14-12 (a) (b)

R11-14-13 (a)

(b) (c) R11-14-14

Should the vehicle remain stopped on the track while the race remains in progress, the driver shall remain strapped in his seat until he is given permission to leave it by an appropriate official. This restriction does not apply should the vehicle be on fire. In the event of a vehicle becoming defective during a race, and/or endangering other competitors, the Starter, on instructions from the Referee, may give the competitor the black flag/board, when the competitor concerned must immediately retire from the event. Any vehicle which has withdrawn in any race that has points awarded to it, the vehicle/driver will receive finishing points in the order of retirement. In the case of two or more cars retiring together, points will be awarded in order of the previous complete recorded lap. Finish of Race Racing will continue until all vehicles have completed the lap they are on when the chequered flag is shown. Placings other than first will then be determined according to the number of laps completed by each vehicle. A race is not finished until the chequered flag is displayed, regardless of the number of laps run. Once a competitor has received the chequered flag he will take action to avoid all other cars. From the point when the lead car receives the chequered flag, the race is finished for that vehicle but from that point on if the amber lights are shown, all competitors that follow through the finish line are counted in order of passing the line. If the race is stopped on red lights after one or more competitors has received the chequered flag, placings will be given in order of finished vehicles. The remainder of the field unable to finish will be counted as finishers as per their race placings recorded on the lap preceding the stoppage, excluding any competitor causing the stoppage unless that competitor causing the stoppage has already crossed the start/finish line and received the chequered flag. Dead Heats In the case of a dead heat, the entrants tying for a place shall divide amongst themselves any prize or prizes attributed to their placing. Upon the request of all entrants tying for a place, the Referee and the Steward/s of the meeting may authorise a fresh start and may, with the consent of the said entrants, impose modified conditions for the rerun. Protests Avoidance of Delay: So that races may be run off with the least amount of delay after a stoppage, or after running on caution, drivers must act on the instructions of the Referee or Official in charge, and follow the rules without question or delay. If necessary, a special protest committee can be set up to hear any protests after the running of the race. Any protests must be lodged in accordance with SNZ's rules on the lodgement of protests. Amendment of Rules Subject to local conditions, the Rules in this Chapter may be amended in part by the unanimous decision of the Stipendiary Steward, if in attendance, or the Steward of the Meeting, Clerk of the Course, and a representative of the class of competitor competing, bearing in mind the following three factors: safety of competitors, safety of Spectators, and the better promotion of the events.

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