TRUCK

Motor Sports
Results | Standings | Schedule | Stats | Drivers

Penske warns team over tire manipulation

(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Roger Penske has warned his NASCAR team to stay out of any controversy regarding the possible manipulation of tires used during races.

The team owner is aware of rampant industry speculation that some crews are drilling tiny holes in tires to allow air to escape during a race, a process known as "bleeding tires." NASCAR has confiscated tires the last two weeks, including those of Team Penske driver Joey Logano following the race at Phoenix.

Logano and Kevin Harvick's tires both cleared a second inspection. NASCAR took tires from four other drivers after last week's race at California, but results of an independent inspection haven't been released.

Read More...

FROM THE NASCAR WIRE
Four-tire call propels Brad Keselowski to surprise victory at Fontana

FONTANA, Calif.—After Sunday's Auto Club 400, there may be a warrant issued for Brad Keselowski.

After all, the driver of the No. 2 Team Penske Ford committed his own version of "Grand Theft Auto" at Auto Club Speedway—he stole an entire race. (MORE)

FEATURED WRITERS

NASCAR Beat: The Official Podcast of NASCAR

NASCAR Schedule
Sprint CupSTP 500Mar. 2910:13 PT11:13 MT12:13 CT1:13 ET13:13 ET17:13 GMT1:13 北京时间10:13 MST12:13 EST21:13 UAE12:13 CT19:13 CET TV: FS1
XFINITYAlert Today Florida 300Feb. 2112:30 PT1:30 MT2:30 CT3:30 ET15:30 ET20:30 GMT4:30 北京时间1:30 MST3:30 EST0:30 UAE (+1)2:30 CT21:30 CET TV: FS1
Camping World TruckKroger 250Mar. 2811:46 PT12:46 MT1:46 CT2:46 ET14:46 ET18:46 GMT2:46 北京时间11:46 MST1:46 EST22:46 UAE12:46 CT19:46 CET TV: FS1
Truck Leaders: Points
RankDriverPointsWins
1 T.Reddick 87 1
2 M.Crafton 85 1
3 E.Jones 80 0
4 J.Sauter 72 0
5 J.Buescher 63 0
6 B.Silas 60 0
7 B.Kennedy 58 0
8 R.Black Jr. 58 0
9 J.Nemechek 58 0
10 K.Forrister 56 0
View Full Leaderboard
AP NASCAR Podcast
  • AP Podcast

    Inside NASCAR

    From Daytona to the Chase, join host Brian Horton and auto racing writers Jenna Fryer and Mike Harris every week as they take a look at the world of NASCAR and offer trackside observations and behind-the-scenes information.


@STATS_NASCAR

© Copyright 2015 by STATS LLC. Any Commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.