IndyCar issues $40,000 in fines
INDIANAPOLIS -- IndyCar issued $40,000 in fines -- $30,000 to Sebastian Saavedra for making an obscene gesture -- and placed two drivers on probation Thursday for incidents at Detroit last weekend.
Saavedra was penalized for flashing both of his middle fingers at Marco Andretti after contact between the two in Saturday's doubleheader opener at Belle Isle ended Saavedra's day. The obscene gesture was caught on live television. IndyCar said in fining Saavedra he can pay the money or work ...
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