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Phoenix post-race penalties announced

NASCAR released the Post-Event Penalty Report for ISM Raceway:

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series ISM Raceway

Infraction Date: 3/11/2018 (post-race inspection)
Team: #9-Chase Elliott
Violation: Section 20.14.2 Rear Suspension I-4 Truck Trailing Arm Spacers/Pinion Angle Shims e.
Notes: 6. Truck trailing arm spacer / pinion angle shim mating surfaces must be planar and must be in complete contact with corresponding mating surfaces at all points and at all times.
Rule 12.5.2.6.2(c) applied to race finish as a post-race L1 infraction.
Penalty: Crew chief (Alan Gustafson) has been fined $50,000. Car chief (Josh Kirk) has been suspended for the next two Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Championship Points Events. Team has been assessed with the loss of 25 owner points and 25 driver points.

Infraction Date: 3/11/2018 (post-race inspection)
Team: #11-Denny Hamlin
Violation: Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels. Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed.
Penalty: Crew chief (Mike Wheeler) has been fined $10,000.

Infraction Date: 3/11/2018 (post-race inspection)
Team: #12-Ryan Blaney
Violation: Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels. Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed.
Penalty: Crew chief (Jeremy Bullins) has been fined $10,000.

Infraction Date: 3/11/2018 (post-race inspection)
Team: #17-Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.
Violation: Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels. Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed.
Penalty: Crew chief (Brian Pattie) has been fined $10,000.

Infraction Date: 3/11/2018 (post-race inspection)
Team: #22-Joey Logano
Violation: Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels. Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed.
Penalty: Crew chief (Todd Gordon) has been fined $10,000.

Infraction Date: 3/11/2018 (post-race inspection)
Team: #78-Martin Truex, Jr.
Violation: Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels. Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed.
Penalty: Crew chief (Cole Pearn) has been fined $10,000.

NASCAR XFINITY Series ISM Raceway

Infraction Date: 3/10/2018 (post-race inspection)
Team: #18-Kyle Busch
Violation: Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels. Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed.
Penalty: Crew chief (Eric Phillips) has been fined $5,000.

Infraction Date: 3/10/2018 (post-race inspection)
Team: #22-Brad Keselowski
Violation: Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels. Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed.
Penalty: Crew chief (Brian Wilson) has been fined $5,000.

NASCAR Penalty

Brandon J. Lee and Wayne F. Kanter have been indefinitely suspended from NASCAR for violation of the substance abuse policy.

See the Phoenix Post-Event Penalty Report (pdf) for complete details.

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