NASCAR & Auto Racing

Busch crew chiefs fined for violations at ORP

NASCAR has fined two Busch Series crew chiefs and placed them on probation until Dec. 31 for at Indianapolis:

Fines of $5,000 each were levied against Chris Rice, crew chief on the No. 01 Chevrolet driven by Shelby Howard, and Chuck Meyers, crew chief on the No. 1 Chevrolet driven by J.J. Yeley.

During prerace inspection, both crew chiefs were found in violation of Section 12-4-A, 12-4-Q (car, car parts, components and/or equipment not conforming to NASCAR rules) and Section 20A-5.9D(4) (unapproved intake manifold modifications to the plenum area).