NXS: Wallace Fined $15,000 for “Muppets” Tweet After Daytona XFINITY Race

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NASCAR fined Darrell Wallace Jr. $15,000 on Wednesday for a behavioral penalty issued following Friday night’s XFINITY Series event at Daytona International Speedway, the Subway Firecracker 250.

I on NASCAR: What in the World is Going on in Daytona Beach?

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Column By Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Getty Images/NASCAR Photo — I am a die-hard NASCAR fan. I am not at all ashamed of that and will defend the sport proudly. I love the history, the tradition, the people, the tracks, the drivers and the excitement. But even the most avid fans and supporters …

NASCAR: Kyle Busch & Danica Patrick Fined, Placed on Probation Following Auto Club Race Weekend

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Christian Petersen/Robert Laberge photos via Getty Images — Defending NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kyle Busch and fourth-year Stewart Haas Racing driver Danica Patrick’s wallets are both a little lighter following penalties announced by the sanctioning body on Thursday afternoon. Busch was fined $10,000 and placed on …

NORTHEAST: DIRTcar Issues Penalties to Two Super DIRTcar Drivers; Pauch and Siri Suspended

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WEEDSPORT, N.Y. — official series release — Steven Ovens photo — DIRTcar Northeast officials issued penalties on Thursday to Billy Pauch and Tyler Siri after both were found to be in violation of DIRTcar rules during DIRTcar Nationals in February. Both drivers were penalized for being in violation of rule 11.1J which prohibits chemically altering tires. The drivers were also fined under …

NSCS: Penalties Announced After Atlanta Race Weekend; Pearn Suspended, Six Teams Lose Points

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — NASCAR levied penalties to six Sprint Cup teams on Tuesday afternoon for infractions committed during the Atlanta Motor Speedway race weekend, with single-car Furniture Row Racing being hammered after a second-straight week with a roof flap issue. The P3 infraction …

NCWTS: JR Motorsports No. 00 Team Penalized Following Charlotte Victory

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official series release — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — The No. 00 team that competes in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series has been penalized for a rules infraction discovered during post-race inspection on May 15 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The infraction is a P2 penalty and violates the following sections in the 2015 NASCAR rule …

NASCAR: Skirting the Rules; Penalties Outlined for Side Skirt Alterations

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official release — NASCAR announced during the offseason that manipulating and flaring out of vertical rocker panel extensions (commonly called side skirts) would no longer be allowed. In a technical bulletin issued on Thursday, the sanctioning body spelled out stiff penalties for manipulation of body work, including side skirts. If the infraction occurs under caution, NASCAR will …