Castroneves fined for post-race ‘tweet’ – IndyCar.com

INDYCAR has fined Team Penske driver Helio Castroneves $30,000 and placed him on probation for the remainder of the season for actions following the Sept. 18 IZOD IndyCar Series race at Twin Ring Motegi.

Castroneves was penalized for use of improper, profane or disparaging language in reference to officials for comments he made toward the Race Director via Twitter after he was penalized for passing under a local yellow on the final lap on the 2.983-mile road course.

via Castroneves fined for post-race ‘tweet’ – IndyCar.com.

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