August 9, 2017 | 2:fifty three P.M. EST&#thirteen;
Two Xfinity Collection crew chiefs have been suspended for rule violations that have been discovered throughout publish-race inspection final weekend at Watkins Glen. William Byron’s workforce is a type of that was penalized. (Photograph: Getty Photographs)&#thirteen;
NASCAR XFINITY Collection crew chiefs David Elenz from JR Motorsports and Steven Lane of JGL Racing have been suspended for rule violations that have been discovered throughout submit-race inspection final weekend at Watkins Glen Worldwide.
Elenz additionally was fined $10,000 along with his one-race suspension. The staff was docked 10 championship driver and proprietor factors. William Byron completed tenth within the Zippo 200 at The Glen, after which the rear peak of his No. 9 Chevrolet was discovered to be outdoors NASCAR tolerances.
The workforce won’t attraction the penalties. Engineer Brandon McSwain will function interim crew chief on Saturday at Mid-Ohio with Director of Competitors Ryan Pemberton serving to to name race technique from pit street.
Lane and JGL automotive chief Rick Markle every drew a 3-race suspension after improperly hooked up weights have been discovered on Dakoda Armstrong’s No. 28 Toyota following his twenty first-place end at Watkins Glen.