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No. 39 Nationwide Series team penalized

March 25, 2014, Official NASCAR release, NASCAR.com

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Crew chief fined, put on probation for P3 rules violation

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Mar. 25, 2014) -- The No. 39 team that competes in the NASCAR Nationwide Series has been penalized as a result of a rules violation committed during last week's event at Auto Club Speedway.

During post-race inspection on March 22, the No. 39 car committed a P3 level penalty by violating Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing) and 20A-12.8.1C (car exceeded maximum rear body height requirement during post-race inspection) of the 2014 NASCAR rule book. As a result, crew chief Kevin Starland has been fined $10,000 and placed on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31. In addition, car chief Timothy Brown has also been placed on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31.