NASCAR has penalized the Hendrick Motorsports teams of reigning Cup champion Chase Elliott and Alex Bowman for engine allocation infractions at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. … Elliott’s crew chief Alan Gustafson and Bowman’s crew chief Greg Ives each was fined $50,000.
What happened at Hendrick Motorsports?
Seventeen years ago, the team owner Rick Hendrick and his organization went numb. A company plane crashed en route to a race at Martinsville Speedway. It killed all 10 aboard. The current pit crew of driver Kyle Larson honored the late Ricky Hendrick., but all felt the loss.
Is Jeff Gordon taking over Hendrick Motorsports?
Gordon is set take a daily role at Hendrick Motorsports as vice chairman and the second-ranking team official to the 71-year-old Hendrick. The move positioned Gordon to one day succeed Hendrick at the top of NASCAR’s winningest organization. He will formally begin the executive management role at the start of 2022.
Who got penalized in Nascar?
18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota crew chief Ben Beshore has been fined $20,000 and suspended from the next NASCAR Cup Series event (the Clash) as the No. 18 of driver Kyle Busch had two lug nuts not safe and secure in a post-race check.
Why did Ricky Hendricks plane crash?
The NTSB suggested that pilot error was the cause of the crash, partly by: the plane missing its first landing attempt before veering off course and crashing; the plane not climbing to its temporarily assigned altitude of 2,600 feet; it instead descended to 1,800 feet before crashing.
Who died from Hendricks Motorsports?
Hendrick Motorsports announces Rowdy Harrell and wife killed in car accident. Rowdy Harrell, 30, was on his honeymoon in the Florida Keys with his new wife Blakley when they were in a fatal accident.
Why did Jeff Gordon quit announcing?
Jeff Gordon will leave his role as a FOX Sports analyst to dedicate himself full time to Hendrick Motorsports, where he takes the role of vice chairman as No. 2 in charge under Rick Hendrick. Gordon will focus on competition and marketing. His new role is effective Jan.
How can I contact Jeff Gordon?
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Who is the owner of Hendrick Motorsports?
Owner, Hendrick Motorsports. Chairman, Hendrick Automotive Group. Rick Hendrick is a self-described “gearhead” who turned his passion for the automobile into successful business ventures in the retail automotive and professional auto racing industries.
Will Denny Hamlin get penalties?
Nate Ryan of USA Today notes the full penalty for Hamlin and crew chief Darian Grubb: Along with the penalties for the team, Grubb was also fined $125,000 and will be on probation for the next six months, per the NASCAR release, via MRN.com. The penalty was reportedly issued for unsealed rear firewall block-off plates.
Will Denny Hamlin be fined?
NASCAR fans were not pleased with the sport after it was reported that Denny Hamlin doesn’t face any potential fines for his post-race actions.
Will NASCAR penalize Hamlin?
There will be no penalties for Hamlin. NASCAR has not penalized for cursing on television in several years and didn’t view Hamlin’s on-track postrace as egregious (my word) enough to penalize.
What happened to Rick Hendrick’s son?
— A plane owned by the Hendrick Motorsports organization crashed Sunday on its way to a NASCAR race, killing all 10 people aboard, including the son, brother and two nieces of the owner of one of auto racing’s most successful teams. …