Darlington: Series penalizes team

No. 38 NASCAR Nationwide Series Team Fined, Penalized For Rule Violations At Darlington Raceway DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 12, 2010) -- NASCAR has issued penalties to the No. 38 team that competes in the NASCAR Nationwide Series as a result of...

No. 38 NASCAR Nationwide Series Team Fined, Penalized For Rule Violations At Darlington Raceway

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 12, 2010) -- NASCAR has issued penalties to the No. 38 team that competes in the NASCAR Nationwide Series as a result of rule violations during this past weekend's event at Darlington Raceway.

The No. 38 car was found to be in violation of Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing); 12-4-J (any determination by NASCAR officials that the race equipment used in the event does not conform to NASCAR rules) and 20A-12.3T (unapproved left front shock absorber) of the 2010 NASCAR Nationwide Series Rule Book. The infractions were discovered during post-race inspection on May 7.

Crew chief Stewart Cooper has been fined $10,000. Team owner Ralph Braun was penalized with the loss of 25 NASCAR Nationwide Series championship owner points and driver Kasey Kahne was docked 25 NASCAR Nationwide Series championship driver points.

-source: nascar

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Series NASCAR XFINITY
Drivers Kasey Kahne