Three NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series crew chiefs penalized for rules infractions at Nashville.

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 13, 2003) - NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series crew chiefs Don Richeson, Danny Gill and Robert Nead were fined for separate jacking bolt violations during last week's event at Nashville Superspeedway, NASCAR officials announced today.

Richeson, crew chief for the No. 52 Chevrolet of driver Mike Wallace, and Gill, crew chief of the No. 46 Chevrolet of Dennis Setzer, were fined $500 each for unapproved jacking bolts while Nead, crew chief of the No. 1 Dodge of Ted Musgrave, received a $250 fine for an unapproved jacking bolt. NASCAR officials discovered the violations during Thursday's opening-day inspection.

All three crew chiefs were in violation of Section 12-4-A (actions detrimental to stock car racing) and Section 12-4-Q (Any determination by NASCAR Officials that parts and/or equipment in the Event do not conform to NASCAR rules) of the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Rule Book.