No. 51 Camping World Truck Series Kyle Busch Motorsports team penalized

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The truck, which Erik Jones won with at Iowa, was deemed too low in post-race technical inspection.

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 15, 2014) — The No. 51 team that competes in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series has been penalized for a rules infraction discovered in post-race inspection July 11 at Iowa Speedway.

The infraction is a P2 level penalty and violates Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing) and 20B-12.8.1 (truck failed to meet post-race height requirements) of the 2014 NASCAR rule book.

As a result of this infraction, crew chief Eric Phillips has been fined $6,000 and placed on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31. In addition, driver Erik Jones has lost 10 championship driver points and owner Kyle Busch has lost 10 championship owner points.

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Series NASCAR-TRUCK
Event Iowa
Track Iowa Speedway
Drivers Kyle Busch, Erik Jones
Article type Breaking news
Tags inspection, penalty