BUSCH: Fines levied after Indianapolis

Report from Motorsport News International NASCAR Public Relations NASCAR announces penalties DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Aug. 11, 1997) NASCAR officials have announced $500 fines have been levied against NASCAR Busch Series Grand National...

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NASCAR announces penalties

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Aug. 11, 1997) NASCAR officials have announced $500 fines have been levied against NASCAR Busch Series Grand National Division drivers Buckshot Jones and Dale Shaw and crewmen Ricky and Eddie Pearson of the Buckshot Racing Team, a total of $2,000 between the four men, following the Kroger 200 presented by Ziploc NASCAR Busch Series race at Indianapolis Raceway Park on Aug. 1. The penalties were deemed in violation of Section 12-2 in the NASCAR Busch Series Grand National Division Rule Book: Emergency Action Examples of conduct warranting such emergency action include, but are not limited to ... fighting, reckless driving, and failure to obey the black flag or any other directive of an Official ...

NASCAR Officials also fined NASCAR Busch Series driver Shane Hall $1,000 after post-qualifying inspection for the Kroger 200 found an illegal brand of fuel in his car. Hall was in violation of Section 20A - 15 in the NASCAR Busch Series, Grand National Division Rule Book: Fuel ... fuel used for practice, qualifying and the race itself will be supplied by the "official fuel" supplier and must be used exactly as supplied by the "official fuel" suppliers dispensing equipment at the track.

NASCAR Busch Series teams will next compete in Saturday's Detroit Gasket 200 at Michigan Speedway.

Jack Durbin indy500@freenet.tlh.fl.us Motorsport News International jackd@motorsport.com (Moderators for "rec.autos.sport.info") Homepage http://www.freenet.tlh.fl.us/users/indy500/index.html

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Series NASCAR XFINITY
Drivers Shane Hall , Buckshot Jones