Matt Lee penalized after Las Vegas

ATLANTIC DRIVER MATT LEE PENALIZED FOLLOWING LAS VEGAS SEASON OPENER LONG BEACH, California (April 12, 2007) -- Champ Car Atlantic Championship driver Matt Lee ( ...

ATLANTIC DRIVER MATT LEE PENALIZED FOLLOWING LAS VEGAS SEASON OPENER

LONG BEACH, California (April 12, 2007) -- Champ Car Atlantic Championship driver Matt Lee (#44 Integrated Structures) of Conquest Racing has been penalized five championship points by Atlantic officials following infractions committed at last weekend's Las Vegas Grand Prix - Round 1 of the 2007 Cooper Tires Presents The Champ Car Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda.

Lee, a 17-year-old rookie from Syosset, New York, finished 10th in Sunday's season opener. He originally earned 11 points for the finish, but following the penalty, Lee will now carry a six-point total into this weekend's Round 2 at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. Lee is now ranked 15th in the series standings entering the weekend.

-credit: ccws/alt

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Series Atlantic
Drivers Matt Lee
Teams Conquest Racing