Yates teams reach new low at Indy

A dismal day at Indy for Dale Jarrett and Elliott Sadler continued what has been a lost season for Robert Yates Racing.

Updated: August 25, 2003, 2:05 PM ET
By By Scott Symmes | ESPN Insider

Even before a dreadful day at the Brickyard 400, Robert Yates Racing was heading in the wrong direction. The events that transpired on Sunday brought the organization's futility to a new level.

The poor finishes were only part of the story. Embarrassment and near catastrophe also marred the day.