NASCAR Penalizes Steve Wallace
NASCAR announced today that Steve Wallace, driver of the No. 66 Chevrolet in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, has been fined and penalized due to rule violations that occurred immediately following this past weekend’s event at Memphis Motorsports Park.
Wallace has been fined $5,000 and placed on probation until Dec. 31, 2009, for violating Section 12-1 (Actions detrimental to stock car racing: Hitting another competitor’s car on pit road after the completion of the race) of the 2009 NASCAR Nationwide Series rule book.
Wallace, after being involved in an on-track incident with Matt Kenseth, bumped Kenseth’s car on pit road after the race.
Wallace and Kenseth then had angry words.No Comment