Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 9/1/14

DOVER, DE - SEPTEMBER 25: Elliott Sadler, dirver of the #19 Geek Squad Dodge, prepares to drive during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway on September 25, 2009 in Dover, Delaware. (Photo by Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR)
The team of NASCAR Nationwide Series driver Elliott Sadler has been penalized for a rules infraction discovered in postrace inspection at Iowa Speedway Sunday. Sadler's No. 2 Chevrolet did not conform to body height requirements as the "car failed to meet the minimum rear car heights," according to a NASCAR release. As a result, crew chief Luke Lambert has been fined $10,000, while owner DeLana Harvick and driver Elliott Sadler have been penalized with the loss of six championship owner and six championship driver points, respectively. Sadler is second in the Nationwide Series standings to Ricky Stenhouse Jr., whom he now trails by 34 points.

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