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2020 Driver of the Year (D.O.T.Y.)

See the Previous Driver of the Year Results page for results from previous years.

For results see http://racing.natsoft.com.au/results

PosDriverClassE1I1I2E2I3E3I4E4E5I5I6E6E7Total
1A SmithNcA0
2B MunnsNcC0
3K BurtonNcA0
4J AxfordNcD0
5E Gobell*NbB0
6M BlyfieldNcC0
7K DavisNcD0
8G DavisNcD0
9R SmithNcC0
10J ArmstrongNbF0
11P Atkins*NbE0
12Ian Pringle*NbF0
13D Costelloe*NbB0
14Stuart Barnes*NbE0
15G PfitznerNcC0
16N OatwayNcA0
17S Nenasheff*NbF0
18J Elvins*NbF0
19R O'NeillNcD0
20C Cotton*NbF0
21R Ford*NbF0
22G JarrettNcA0

Eligible Serge De Luca Cup Drivers are highlighted with *. Only Nb cars, Pre ’65 are eligible for this award.

For 2020 full points will be allocated to the following SA Race Meetings. *Double points to be awarded to Anzac Historics.

  • E1 – State Rnd 1 Mallala 28th March
  • *E2 – Anzac Historics Mallala 25th 26th April
  • E3 – State Rnd 2 The Bend 16th & 17th May
  • E4 – State Rnd 3 Mallala 1st & 2nd August
  • E5 – State Hillclimb Championship Collingrove October
  • E6 – HTC Cup / State Rnd 4 The Bend 17th & 18th October
  • E7 – State Rnd 5 Mallala 14th November

For 2020 60% of points will be allocated to the following Interstate National Race Meetings. *120% points will be awarded to one of the following events

  • I1 – Phillip Island Historics March
  • I2 – Bathurst Easter April
  • I3 – Winton Historic May
  • I4 – Baskerville Historics September
  • I5 – Muscle Car Masters October
  • I6 – *Sandown Historics November
  • I7 – *Island Magic November

DOTY POINTS SYSTEM

Driver of the Year (DOTY) points are calculated according to the following criteria:

  • Only South Australian cars and financial members will be included when the points for any event are calculated, however only financial members will be awarded points and therefore be eligible for the DOTY award.
  • Drivers will be given to the 31st of March in a given year to become financial. Once financial, points earned in the beginning of the year will then be back-dated and included in the DOTY. Points will not be back dated if membership is paid after the 31st of March.
  • The DOTY will be calculated using results from all nominated interstate and local events.
  • Interstate races will be awarded 60% of local races, that is each race contested will score the competitor 60 points for finishing the race, no matter the position.
  • Each Hill-climb event will score the same as a single race, 100 points
  • 20% of points are awarded for a DNF.
  • Assessment period to be within calendar year, Jan – Dec.
  • For events where online results may not be available, an entry list with times/positions shall be submitted.

CLASS POINTS

Points are awarded based on a two stage formula.
Initial points are awarded based on outright position.

Outright Pos.Points
1st1000
2nd999
3rd998
4th997
and so on996

The outright points are then multiplied by a percentage based on the the finishing position within the class.
The event points are divided by 10 and reported in the table above.

No. of starters1st2nd3rd4th5th6th7th
7106104102100989694
6105103101999795
51041021009896
41031019997
310210098
210199
1100

The above table if calculated by 101-((‘class position’*2)-‘total cars in class’)

The Serge De Luca Cup

The Serge De Luca Cup will be awarded to the Driver who has scored the greatest number of “Driver of the Year” DOTY points during the calendar year whilst driving an Nb car (pre 1965)