Penalties have been issued following the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR XFINITY Series races at Bristol Motor Speedway:
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series
4/24/2017 (post-race inspection)
#78 team has been found in violation of Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels. Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed:
Crew chief (Cole Pearn) has been fined $10,000.
NASCAR XFINITY Series
4/22/2017 (post-race inspection)
#22 team has been found in violation of Sections 220.127.116.11.1.2 Post-Race Front Body. Inspection Heights and given an L1 penalty:
Note: Race finish is encumbered per Section 12.10 Encumbered Race Finishes. Post-race height measurements were outside NASCAR allowed tolerances.
Crew chief (Greg Erwin) has been fined $10,000 and suspended from the next NASCAR XFINITY Series points race. Team assessed with the loss of 10 NASCAR XFINITY Series car owner points.
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