Published on February 24th, 2011 | by Michael J Smith0
NASCAR Penalizes No. 15 Truck Series Team For Rule Infractions
The No. 15 truck driver by Michael Waltrip 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 20B-3.1.2E (rear spoiler did not meet specifications in post-race inspection) of the 2011 NASCAR Rule Book.
Crew chief Doug Howe was fined $25,000 and put on probation for the remainder of the calendar year. Team owner Billy Ballew has been penalized with the loss of 25 owner’s points.