Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Nationwide Series Penalty Announced

The No. 23 team that fielded a NASCAR Nationwide Series entry for driver Carl Long has been penalized for a rules infraction that occurred during practice Aug. 1 at Iowa Speedway.

The infraction is a P3 level penalty and violates sections:

12-1: Actions detrimental to stock car racing;

20A-2.3A: Any weight added to the car must be bolted inside the body shell in an approved weight container and in a position acceptable to NASCAR officials: Weight was not properly attached and fell out during the event.

As a result of this violation, crew chief Jonas Bell has been fined $10,000 and placed on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31.

1 comment:

  1. Anonymous8:47 PM

    Actions detrimental to stock car racing

    You can't get much dumber than being offended by weight being placed properly. Sounds like third grad when you offended the teacher you 'offended' he school.