NASCAR Penalizes Kyle Busch's Team
July 1, 2014 | 5:01 P.M. EST
NASCAR fined Kyle Busch's crew chief $5,000 and docked Busch six owner points for an infraction discovered after his win last week at Kentucky Speedway. (Photo: Getty Images)
NASCAR announced Tuesday that Kyle Busch Motorsports' No. 51 team, wihich won last week's Camping World Truck Series race at Kentucky Speedway, has been penalized for a rules infraction discovered in post-race inspection.
The infraction is a P2 level penalty and violates Section 20B-12.8.1 (truck failed to meet post-race height requirements) of the 2014 NASCAR rule book. NASCAR fined crew chief Eric Phillips $5,000 and docked owner Kyle Busch six championship truck owner points.