BUSCH: Crew chiefs on probation for Nashville infractions

Two NASCAR Busch Series Crew Chiefs Fined, Placed on Probation for Rule Violations at Nashville DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (April 19, 2006) -- NASCAR announced that Joe Shear Jr., crew chief of the No. 43 Ford driven by Aaron Fike and Chris Wright, ...

Two NASCAR Busch Series Crew Chiefs Fined, Placed on Probation for Rule Violations at Nashville

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (April 19, 2006) -- NASCAR announced that Joe Shear Jr., crew chief of the No. 43 Ford driven by Aaron Fike and Chris Wright, crew chief for the No. 35 Ford of Regan Smith, have each been fined $10,000 and placed on probation until December 31, 2006 following rule violations at Nashville Superspeedway on April 15, 2006.

Shear was found to be in violation of Sections 12-4-A (actions detrimental to stock car racing) and 12-4-Q (car, car parts, components and/or equipment used that do not conform to NASCAR rules: Section 20A-12.8.1A: Roof height too low in post-race inspection) of the 2006 NASCAR Busch Series Rule Book. Additionally, Fike was penalized 25 NASCAR Busch Series driver championship points and team owner Mike Curb was penalized 25 NASCAR Busch Series owner championship points for violating Sections 12-4-A and 12-4-Q (20A-12.8.1A).

Wright was in violation of Sections 12-4-A and 12-4-Q (car, car parts, components and/or equipment used that do not conform to NASCAR rules: Section 20A-12.3: Shock Absorbers).

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Series NASCAR XFINITY
Drivers Chris Wright , Aaron Fike , Regan Smith