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Shane Huffman of MDM Motorsports, the profitable crew chief on Darrell Wallace Jr.’s No. ninety nine Chevrolet final weekend at Michigan Worldwide Speedway, has been fined and suspended for one race. (Photograph: Getty Photographs)&#thirteen;
Shane Huffman of MDM Motorsports, the race-profitable crew chief on Darrell Wallace Jr.’s No. ninety nine Chevrolet final weekend in Michigan, has been fined and suspended for one race.
Throughout publish-race inspection at Michigan Worldwide Speedway, vent holes on prime of the truck mattress have been discovered to be improperly configured. NASCAR fined Huffman $5,000 and handed him a one-race suspension. The group additionally was docked 10 championship factors, which doesn’t have an effect on its 14th-place place within the NASCAR Tenting World Truck Collection proprietor standings.
Jeff Hensley, crew chief on Grant Enfinger’s No. ninety eight ThorSport Racing Toyota, additionally was fined $5,000 and drew a two-race suspension for a pair of infractions at Michigan Worldwide Speedway. Publish-race peak measurements on the entrance of Enfinger’s truck have been outdoors allowed tolerances. And through pre-qualifying inspection, it was found that weight had been improperly affixed.
John Hankish, Enfinger’s truck chief, additionally was dealt a two-race suspension. The group was docked 10 proprietor and driver championship factors. The penalty drops Enfinger 24 factors under the cutoff line for a playoff berth with simply three races left within the common season, together with tonight’s UNOH 200 at Bristol.
The group completed eighth in final weekend’s LTi Printing 200.