NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Crew Member Suspended Indefinitely For Violating Substance Abuse Policy
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 3, 2011) – Charles Day, a crew member for the No. 66 team in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, has been indefinitely suspended from NASCAR for violating the sanctioning body’s substance abuse policy.
Day was found to have violated Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing) and 19 (violation of the NASCAR substance abuse policy) of the 2011 NASCAR rule book.
Cornelius, North Carolina (November 4, 2011) – The following is a statement from Phil Parsons and Randy N. Humphrey, owners of HP RACING, LLC:
“Regarding the suspension of crew member Charles Day, HP RACING has zero tolerance with crew members failing on NASCAR drug tests. As a result, the crew member is no longer with the team. We fully support NASCAR’s substance abuse program.”