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12 May 2020 | News

ARG eSport Cup series leader slugged with points penalty

ARG eSport Cup series leader Harley Haber has been stung with a 10 point penalty following the stewards investigations from Round 6 of the series at Phillip Island.

Haber, representing the V8 Touring Car class in the Kumho Tyres entry, was involved in an incident with S5000 driver James Golding at Turn 5 on lap 2. The collision saw Golding leave the circuit and lose valuable positions at the the Victorian venue.

The penalty sees Haber retain his series lead, however, his advantage is now just nine points ahead of New Zealander Jaden Ransley.

Trans Am contender Nathan Herne was also on the receiving end of a penalty, losing five series points for contact with Thomas Randle.

See below for a full run down of the penalties from Phillip Island, plus the official series leaderboard.

The seventh round of the carsales ARG eSport Cup will be held at Oran Park Raceway. 

RACE 1 (TCR)

Lap 2- #21 Harley Haber at Turn 5, avoidable contact with #31 James Golding – Penalty 10 Championship Points
Lap 13- #9 Jay Hanson at Turn 11, avoidable contact with #18 Aaron Cameron – Penalty 5 Championship Points

RACE 2 (F3)

Lap 1- #29 Nathan Herne at Turn 2, avoidable contact with #49 Thomas Randle – Penalty 5 Championship Points
Lap 3- #24 John Martin at Turn 9, avoidable contact with #33 Dylan O’Keeffe – Penalty 10 Championship Points
Lap 6- #6 Jordan Cox at Turn 4, avoidable contact with #5 George Miedecke – Penalty 5 Championship Points
Lap 10- #38 Tim McReynolds at Turn 9, avoidable contact with #9 Jay Hanson – Penalty 10 Championship Points
Lap 11- #49 Thomas Randle at Turn 4, avoidable contact with #38 Tim McReynolds – Penalty 10 Championship Points
Lap 12- #39 Ben McMellan at Turn 2, avoidable contact with #49 Thomas Randle – Penalty 5 Championship Points

SERIES POINTS AFTER SIX ROUNDS

1 Harley Haber 327
2 Jaden Ransley 318
3 Nathan Herne 313
4 Dylan O’Keeffe 311
5 Ash Sutton 297
6 Jordan Cox 255
7 Garth Tander 232
8 James Golding 220
9 Tim Brook 215
10 Nic Carroll 214
11 Aaron Cameron 207
12 Tim Mcreynolds 193
13 Ben Bargwanna 185
14 Ben McMellan 184
15 Braydan Willmington 183
16 Aaron Seton 177
17 Brett Holdsworth 177
18 Jonathan Beikoff 175
19 Luca Giacomin 171
20 Thomas Randle 170
21 George Miedecke 162
22 Tom Alexander 151
23 Jay Hanson 144
24 Chelsea Angelo 144
25 John Martin 141
26 Ricky Capo 141
27 Tim Macrow 113
28 Barton Mawer 110
29 Declan Fraser 108
30 Michael Clemente 107
31 Nathan Morcom 99
32 Cody Burcher 96
33 Rhys Gould 95
34 Niels Langeveld 91
35 Jason Gomersall 86
36 Oscar Piastri 72
37 Cameron Mason 64
38 Trent Harrison 60
39 Mike Sinclair 58
40 Jack Milligan 45
41 Will Brown 44
42 Stan Van Oord 43
43 Matt Simmons 38
44 Rowan Shepherd 37
45 Jaxon Evans 37
46 Lachlan Mineeff 37
47 Steve Johnson 36
48 Luke King 33
49 Jett Johnson 31
50 Jeremy Gray 28
51 Tony D’Alberto 27
52 Aaron Borg 23
53 Lee Partridge 16
54 Sam Stratten 10
55 Peter Herd 10
56 Andrew Waite 7
57 Blake ‘Bilko’ Williams 4
58 Michael Caruso 4
59 Tim Dossett 3
60 Adam Garwood 2
61 Jason Bargwanna 1