NASCAR Penalizes No. 2 K&N East Team
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — NASCAR announced Tuesday the No. 2 team that competes in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East has been penalized as a result of rules violations committed July 11 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
The team was found to be in violation of Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing) and 12-4.9 (involved in an altercation with another Competitor on pit road after the conclusion of the race) of the 2014 NASCAR rule book. The violations constitute a penalty level of behavioral in the NASCAR Deterrence System.
Ryan Gifford, driver of the No. 2, has been fined $1,000 and suspended from NASCAR until the fine is paid. He has also been placed on NASCAR probation until December 31, 2014.