Seven Crew Chiefs fined for Daytona 500

Seven NASCAR Winston Cup Series Crew Chiefs fined for Daytona 500 rules infractions. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 21, 2003) -- Seven NASCAR Winston Cup Series crew chiefs were fined for various infractions that occurred during last week's Daytona...

Seven NASCAR Winston Cup Series Crew Chiefs fined for Daytona 500 rules infractions.

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 21, 2003) -- Seven NASCAR Winston Cup Series crew chiefs were fined for various infractions that occurred during last week's Daytona 500, NASCAR officials announced today.

The following were fined accordingly:

* Peter Sospenzo, crew chief for the No. 25 car of Joe Nemechek, was fined $2,000 for two rear coil spring mounts that did not meet NASCAR specifications.

* Dennis Connor, crew chief for the No. 0 car of Jack Sprague, was fined $1,000 for external probe heaters that did not conform to NASCAR rules.

* James Ince, crew chief for the No. 10 car of Johnny Benson, was fined $500 for underpans that did not meet NASCAR specifications.

* Chris Carrier, crew chief for the No. 4 car of Mike Skinner, Mike Beam, crew chief for the No. 30 car of Jeff Green, and Anthony Gibson, crew chief for the No. 1 car of Steve Park, were each fined $500 for fuel filters that did not conform to NASCAR rules.

* Raymond Fox, crew chief for the No. 38 car of Elliott Sadler, was fined $250 for adjustable fender braces that did not meet NASCAR specifications.

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Steve Park , Mike Skinner , Joe Nemechek , Jeff Green , Johnny Benson , Jack Sprague , Elliott Sadler , Chris Carr