Originally written on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 8/27/14

CONCORD, NC - OCTOBER 16: Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Toyota, sits in his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series NASCAR Banking 500 at Lowe's Motor Speedway on October 16, 2009 in Concord, North Carolina. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)
Denny Hamlin driver of the No.11 FedEx Toyota Camry for Joe Gibbs Racing is the latest driver to find himself in the middle of controversy involving the sanctioning body that is NASCAR. Hamlin made comments regarding the Gen 6 car – and NASCAR did not like the way they came across and issued Hamlin a $25,000 fine stating that that Hamlin violated Section 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing) of the 2013 NASCAR Rule Book. NASCAR did not release what comments Hamlin was fined for, but all assumptions go to his post race comments after last weekends race at Phoenix. The second race featuring the new Gen 6 race car. This is not the
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