No. 02 crew chief fined after Indianapolis event

NASCAR Winston Cup Crew Chief Buckner fined for unapproved rear axles at Indianapolis DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 5, 2003) -- NASCAR Winston Cup Series crew chief Jeff Buckner has been fined $1,000 for a rule infraction that occurred...

NASCAR Winston Cup Crew Chief Buckner fined for unapproved rear axles at Indianapolis

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 5, 2003) -- NASCAR Winston Cup Series crew chief Jeff Buckner has been fined $1,000 for a rule infraction that occurred during the Brickyard 400 race weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, NASCAR officials announced today.

Buckner was penalized for having unapproved rear axles on the No. 02 Pontiac of driver Hermie Sadler. NASCAR officials discovered the infraction during last Saturday's (Aug. 2) post-qualifying inspection.

Buckner was in violation of Sections 12-4-A (Actions detrimental to stock car racing) and 12-4-Q (Any determination by NASCAR Officials that parts and/or equipment used in the Event do not conform to NASCAR rules) of the NASCAR Winston Cup Series rule book.

-nascar-

Be part of something big

Write a comment
Show comments
About this article
Series Monster Energy NASCAR Cup
Drivers Hermie Sadler