NASCAR declines to penalize Brian Vic...

NASCAR declines to penalize Brian Vickers for on-track retaliation

There are 6 comments on the Alabama Live story from Nov 13, 2011, titled NASCAR declines to penalize Brian Vickers for on-track retaliation. In it, Alabama Live reports that:

Just a week ago NASCAR parked Kyle Busch, fined him and put him on probation for flagrantly wrecking Ron Hornaday under caution during a Truck Series race at Texas.

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United States

#1 Nov 14, 2011
Why not penalize Vickers too?

Olive Branch, MS

#2 Nov 14, 2011
My opinion, they went way overboard on the Kyle crashing Hornaday. It didn't come close to being as dangerous as the race crashes, like when Brad dumped Carl etc. So I agree with no penalty for Vickers.


Since: Jun 07


#3 Nov 14, 2011
Vickers should have been parked just like Shrub. If NASCAR leaves that as the standard for how they will handle on-track retaliation, it will stop.

Stoughton, WI

#4 Nov 15, 2011
Vickers wasn't on probation and was at least smart enough to do it under green where Nascar has to make the judgment call if it was just racing or intentional. Kryle Bush did it under caution where there was no question and he was already on probation. Only ignorant people can't see the difference.

“To contract new debts...”

Since: Apr 08

is not the way to pay old ones

#5 Nov 17, 2011
Kyle did it under caution, Vickers did it under green.
Mark Skidmark

Brooksville, FL

#6 Nov 19, 2011
I smell a fart.

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