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No. 51 Truck Series team penalized post-Iowa

July 15, 2014, Official NASCAR release, NASCAR.com

No. 51 Truck Series team penalized post-Iowa
No. 51 truck was found to be too low in post-race inspection

MORE: Kyle Busch Motorsports penalized post-Iowa

Daytona Beach, Fla. — The No. 51 team that competes in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series has been penalized for a rules infraction discovered in post-race inspection July 11 at Iowa Speedway.

The infraction is a P2 level penalty and violates Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing) and 20B-12.8.1 (truck failed to meet post-race height requirements) of the 2014 NASCAR rule book.

As a result of this infraction, crew chief Eric Phillips has been fined $6,000 and placed on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31. In addition, driver Erik Jones has lost 10 championship drivers points and owner Kyle Busch has lost 10 championship owner points.

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