By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
After a long dry spell, Bayne has reason to celebrate
BRISTOL, Tenn. – No one was happier to see Trevor Bayne running with the leaders than Trevor Bayne.
The driver of the No. 6 Roush Fenway Racing Ford won the 2011 Daytona 500 in his second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start, but that he hadn’t scored a top-five since then – until Sunday’s Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Continue reading “Top 5 Trevor Bayne Better at Bristol”
NASCAR Penalty Report / Dover International Speedway
DAYTONA BEACH, Florida
June 3, 2015
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
· Trevor Bayne, driver of the No. 6 car, has received a penalty for his actions during the May 31 race (Sections 12.1, 12.8 b and 10.4.2.1 in the 2015 NASCAR rule book). After the No. 6 car was involved in an on-track incident, the driver walked across the racing surface before he was attended to by the track safety crew. Bayne has been fined $20,000 and placed on NASCAR probation through Dec. 31.
· The No. 4 team has been assessed a P1 level penalty for receiving written warnings in two consecutive events (Section 126.96.36.199b,c NASCAR rule book). At Charlotte, the No. 4 team received a warning for having to go through pre-race inspection more than three times while during opening day inspection at Dover the car’s exhaust pipe was found to not be in conformance to rule book specifications. The team will receive the last choice in the pit selection process for this weekend’s event at Pocono Raceway.
NASCAR XFINITY Series
· The No. 97 team has been penalized for an infraction occurring during practice on May 29. It is a P3 level penalty (Sections 12.1 and 188.8.131.52b NASCAR rule book). The car had an improperly attached weight that fell out of the car. Crew chief John Monsam has been fined $15,000, suspended from the next championship points race, and placed on NASCAR probation through Dec. 31. Car chief David Jones has been suspended from the next championship points race and placed on NASCAR probation through Dec. 31. Driver Peyton Sellers and owner Victor Obaika lose 15 series championship driver and owner points, respectively.
· The No. 33 car was found to be too low in the rear during post-race inspection on May 30. This is a P2 level penalty (Sections 12.1 and 184.108.40.206.2b NASCAR rule book). Crew chief Nick Harrison has been fined $7,500 and placed on NASCAR probation through Dec. 31. Car owner Richard Childress loses 10 series championship owner points.
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series
· Jennifer Jo Cobb, driver of the No. 10 truck, has received a penalty for her actions during the May 29 race (Sections 12-1, 12.8 b and 10.4.2.1 NASCAR rule book). After the No. 10 truck was involved in an on-track incident, the driver walked across the racing surface before she was attended to by the track safety crew. Cobb has been fined $5,000 and placed on NASCAR probation through Dec. 31.
By: Toby Christie (DailyPitstop.com)
It’s been a long time coming, but Trevor Bayne finally has a full-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series ride lined up.
In 2015 Bayne will drive the No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Fusion for Roush Fenway Racing according to a team release.
Continue reading “Trevor Bayne Going Full-Time Sprint Cup Racing In 2015”
May 15, 2014
NASCAR Wire Service
In the eight previous NASCAR Nationwide Series races at Iowa Speedway, Roush Fenway Racing’s No. 6 team has won half of them. Two-time NASCAR Nationwide Series champion Ricky Stenhouse Jr. is credited with three of the wins, with 2011 Daytona 500 winner Trevor Bayne getting the fourth last season. Bayne is on a quest to catch NNS points leader Chase Elliott. Continue reading “Bayne pursues fifth win at Iowa for strong No. 6 Roush Fenway team”