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No. 66 team penalized for infractions at Circuit ICAR

TSN.ca Staff

6/10/2011 11:14:14 AM

The No. 66 team that competes in the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series was penalized on Friday as a result of rules violations committed on Sunday at Circuit ICAR in Mirabel, Quebec.

The team was found to be in violation of Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing); 12-4-I (car, car parts, components and/or equipment used do not conform to NASCAR rules); and 20E-5.10.1A (Carburetor Eligibility: The carburetor must remain as supplied by the NASCAR-approved supplier – Unapproved carburetor modification to the venturi location and carburetor boosters.) of the 2011 NASCAR rule book. The violations were discovered during post-race inspection on June 5.

Robin Buck, driver of car No. 66, has been penalized with the loss of 100 championship driver points.

Randy Gray, crew chief of the No. 66 car, has been fined $5,000. Suspended from NASCAR until fine is paid. Placed on NASCAR probation for the next two (2) NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Events. Placed on NASCAR probation until June 29, 2011.

Car owner Sandra D'Angelo, car owner of car No. 66, has been penalized with the loss of 100 championship owner points.