Austin Dillon is Penalized for Shock Violations at Adirondack NASCAR PR Report
Crew Chief Suspended, Car Moved to 25th Place in Race
NASCAR announced today that the unofficial results of Saturday’s NASCAR Camping World Series East race at Adirondack International
Speedway in Beaver Falls, N.Y. have been revised due to a rules violations discovered during post-race inspection of the third-place car – the No. 3 driven by Austin Dillon.
The car was found to be in violation of Sections 12-4-A (actions detrimental to stock car racing); 12-4-Q (car, car parts, components and/or equipment used do not conform to NASCAR rules); and 20C-12.3-S (front shock absorbers would not extend to the specified distance within the specified period of time) of the 2008 NASCAR rule book. The violations were discovered during post race inspection on July 26.
The infraction dropped Dillon to 25th in the official race finish. All other drivers in the event moved up one position in the official finishing order.
NASCAR [also] has penalized Lance Deiters, crew chief of the No. 3 team that competes in the NASCAR Camping World Series East, as a result of rules
infractions found Saturday at Adirondack International Speedway in Beaver Falls, N.Y.
As a result, Deiters has been suspended from the next three NASCAR Camping World Series East events, suspended from NASCAR until Sept. 17, 2008, and placed on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31, 2008.
As a result of the #3 team's disqualification, the #40 team's Matt Kobyluck has moved into the NASCAR Camping World East Series point lead.