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No penalties for altered roof flaps

Updated: July 11, 2013, 1:06 PM ET
By David Newton | ESPN.com

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- NASCAR announced on Wednesday there will be no penalties for the 31 teams caught with altered roof-flap spacers last weekend at Daytona International Speedway.

NASCAR confiscated the roof flaps, designed to keep cars on the ground during wrecks at high speeds, from 16 Sprint Cup teams and 15 Nationwide Series teams before Thursday's practices.

Officials said the roof-flap spacers had been machined down to reduce weight in the roof of the car.

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