NASCAR officials issued a one-race suspension Monday to team owner Chip Ganassi for violating COVID-19 event protocols last weekend at Daytona International Speedway. … Officials said that Ganassi’s penalty was “for bringing into the competition area a non-essential individual that was restricted from the footprint.”
What did Chip Ganassi do in Daytona?
NASCAR Suspends Team Owner Chip Ganassi for Violating COVID-19 Rules at Daytona. NASCAR announced Monday that Cup Series team owner Chip Ganassi was issued a one-race suspension and fined $30,000 for violating COVID-19 protocols during Sunday’s O’Reilly Auto Parts 253 at Daytona International Speedway in Florida.
Is Chip Ganassi Racing leaving Nascar?
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Veteran team owner Chip Ganassi said he is “100%” rooting for Kyle Larson to win the NASCAR Cup Series championship in Sunday’s season finale.
Why is Chip Ganassi not at track today?
NASCAR Cup Series team owner Chip Ganassi has been suspended from one Cup Series race and fined, $30,000 for violating one of NASCAR’s COVID-19 rules. As a result of the suspension, Ganassi will not be allowed to attend Sunday’s race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
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.
Who is on Chip Ganassi team?
Chip Ganassi Racing
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Who drives Ganassi Racing?
Chip Ganassi Racing has two drivers in the Cup Series in 2021, 2004 Cup champion Kurt Busch in the No. 1 Chevrolet and rookie Ross Chastain in the No. 42 Chevrolet.
What is going on with Chip Ganassi Racing?
On Wednesday, Trackhouse Racing announced that it will purchase the entirety of Chip Ganassi Racing’s NASCAR Cup Series operation, acquiring all of the team’s assets — including all of its equipment and both of its charters — at the end of the 2021 season.
Why was Kyle Busch $50000?
Kyle Busch fined $50K for unsafe garage entrance after crash at Darlington. … On Tuesday, NASCAR fined Kyle Busch $50,000 for the way he entered the garage area following his accident at Darlington, classifying it as a safety infraction under Sections 12.1. a, 12.5. 2.5.
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.
Did Kyle Busch punish NASCAR?
NASCAR Announces Punishment For Kyle Busch For Post-Race Comments. Kyle Busch found himself in hot water this weekend after he used offensive language during a post-race interview on Sunday. Just over a day later, NASCAR has given the veteran driver a punishment.