Michigan: Series event penalty report

No. 87 NASCAR Nationwide Series Crew Chief Fined For Rule Violations At Michigan International Speedway DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 18, 2010) -- NASCAR announced today that Mike Boerschinger, crew chief of the No. 87 team that competes in the...

No. 87 NASCAR Nationwide Series Crew Chief Fined For Rule Violations At Michigan International Speedway

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 18, 2010) -- NASCAR announced today that Mike Boerschinger, crew chief of the No. 87 team that competes in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, has been fined $5,000 and placed on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31, 2010 as a result of rule violations during this past weekend's event at Michigan International Speedway.

The No. 87 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-5.10.1B(3) (carburetor venturies exceeded the specified size) of the 2010 NASCAR Nationwide Series Rule Book.

The infractions were discovered during opening-day inspection on Aug. 12.

-source: nascar

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