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Habul Placed on Probation for Detroit Accident

Kenny Habul handed three-race probation by IMSA…

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Kenny Habul has been placed on probation by IMSA for the next three IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship events for his role in an incident involving No. 90 VisitFlorida Racing driver Renger van der Zande during the June 3 race in Detroit.

Habul, driver of the No. 75 SunEnergy1 Mercedes-AMG GT3, was determined to have violated Rule 30.6 (unjustifiable risk) when he made contact with the VisitFlorida Racing Riley Mk. 30 Gibson, eliminating both cars from contention.

Habul’s probationary period will run through the Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park in July.

Ryan Myrehn is an Indianapolis-based broadcaster and reporter. In addition to his work covering primarily domestic sports car racing for Sportscar365, he is a pit reporter for SRO America's TV coverage as well as for IndyCar Radio. Myrehn, a graduate of DePauw University, is also the host of Sportscar365's “Double Stint” Podcast.

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