Tuesday, September 29, 2009
NASCAR West Series crew chief fined
Robert Dixon, the crew chief for Eric Schmidt's team in the NASCAR Camping World Series West, was fined and suspended after his driver's car did not pass post-race inspection at All American Speedway in Roseville on Saturday night.
Schmidt finished second in the West Series season-finale race, his best finish of the season.
Dixon was fined $500 and placed on suspension until the fine is paid.
Eric Schmidt, driving the No. 34 car in the Toyota/Copart 150 at All American Speedway in Roseville, finished second, but his car did not pass post-race inspection. (Photo Credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images for NASCAR)