This write-up has always bothered me. Conveniently, this video was just posted to YouTube a little while back so I could replay the race for my own sanity. You tell me who "slid up into" who.....
If you watch closely on the next lap on the front straight when Fito finally manages to pass the guy, he almost cleans Fito out at the the flagstand with the same move. Always fun when lap cars want to race the leaders on the fast line of a 1-lane track.