Crew chiefs penalized for Dover event

NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series crew chiefs Todd Parrott and Jeff Buckner were each fined $500 for driver restraint equipment infractions that occurred during this past weekend's NASCAR NEXTEL Cup event at Dover (Del.) International Speedway, NASCAR ...

NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series crew chiefs Todd Parrott and Jeff Buckner were each fined $500 for driver restraint equipment infractions that occurred during this past weekend's NASCAR NEXTEL Cup event at Dover (Del.) International Speedway, NASCAR officials announced today.

Parrott was in violation of Section 12-4-A of the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series Rule Book (Actions detrimental to stock car racing) for having the No. 38 Ford of driver Elliott Sadler with shoulder harness belts that had an expired manufacturer date.

Buckner also was in violation of Section 12-4-A (Actions detrimental to stock car racing) for having the No. 02 Chevrolet of driver Hermie Sadler with an anti-submarine belt that had an expired manufacturer date. The infractions were discovered by NASCAR officials during Friday's opening-day inspection.

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Hermie Sadler , Elliott Sadler