Found April 17, 2013 on
By: Toby Christie - Follow on Twitter @tobalical
The moment everyone has been waiting for since the rear ends were yanked out of the Penske Racing Fords last Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway has happened. NASCAR has officially announced the penalties that are being levied against the race team.
Brad Keselowski’s crew chief Paul Wolfe, and Joey Logano’s crew chief Todd Gordon will miss the next six races as they are suspended. Each crew chief has been fined $100,000 and Roger Penske has been docked 25 points in the owner standings for both cars, and Keselowski and Logano have also lost 25 driver points for the infraction.
Both Wolfe and Gordon will also be on probation until December 31st.
In the Camping World Truck series, Ron Hornaday Jr. has lost 25 points, he has been fined $25,000 and he will be on probation until June 12th.
Hornaday crashed fellow competitor Darrell Wallace Jr. during a late caution period at Rockingham Speedway, and now he feels the wrath of NASCAR.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver Ron Hornaday has been penalized by NASCAR for spinning a competitor under caution during Sunday's race at Rockingham Speedway.
Hornaday was fined under the rule covering "actions detrimental to stock car racing. Altercation with another competitor on the race track during a caution period."
On Wednesday, NASCAR announced that...
NASCAR.com NASCAR came down hard on Brad Keselowski Wednesday, one day after being honored by President Obama for winning the Sprint Cup championship, and Penske racing teammate Joey Logano for technical violations discovered before Sunday’s race at Texas Motor Speedway.
NASCAR suspended seven members of defending champion Penske Racing on Wednesday for bringing unapproved parts to Texas Motor Speedway on the cars of Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano last weekend.
Defending Sprint Cup champion Keselowski had four team members suspended for six points races, while Logano lost three members of his crew. The drivers were docked 25 points each, as were...
Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images for NASCAR
By: Toby Christie – Follow On Twitter @Tobalical
Saturday just hours before the start of the Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway NASCAR confiscated parts from the Penske Racing Team cars of Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano. As we await NASCAR’s penalties to be levied, rumors are now swirling that Penske Racing was...
Four time Champion, Ron Hornaday, Jr. and his No. 9 Smokey Mountain team head to the first intermediate track of the season, Kansas Speedway, looking to showcase their experience. The fourth race on the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) schedule, the SFP 250, is on a 1.5-mile oval where Hornaday has a history of leading the most laps of any current NCWTS driver.
Joey Logano, driver of the No. 19 Reese Towpower Carbon Forged Ford F-Series, made his inaugural start for Brad Keselowski Racing in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) during the North Carolina Lottery 200 at Rockingham Speedway on Sunday. Logano qualified in the 7th position. Logano’s close friend, Coleman Pressley, practiced the Truck Saturday while Logano raced his...
FORMER WINNER: Keselowski picked up his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) win as a member of Penske Racing in the 2011 STP 400. In addition to his NSCS win, Keselowski also dominated the field in the NASCAR Nationwide Series event at Kansas in 2011, leading a total of 173 of the 200 laps run.
MR. KESELOWKSI GOES TO WASHINGTON: On Tuesday afternoon, Keselowski and members of Penske...
NASCAR officials handed down heavy penalties to the Penske Racing
teams of Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano on Wednesday.
Brad Keselowski and Paul Wolfe traveled to The White House on Tuesday, as part of the recognition for winning the 2012 Sprint Cup championship. As...
We’re already seven races through the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season and after Kyle Busch’s victory Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway, a Toyota or Chevrolet engined car has won six of the seven events.
With all the attention this year going towards the rivalries between Denny Hamlin vs. Joey Logano or Logano vs. Tony Stewart and Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. for...
This week’s edition of Start ‘N’ Park Blog’s Stat Line breaks down the numbers behind Saturday’s SFP 250 from the Kansas Speedway. Feel free to use the information to impress your friends during the race weekend.
Races Won from the Pole: 1
Last Race Won from the Pole: Ron Hornaday, Jr. (04/26/2008)
Race Record: Ricky Hendrick 125.094 mph (07/07/2001)...