Following the JAG Metals 350 Driving Hurricane Harvey Relief at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night, Justin Haley’s #24 Chevrolet was too low in post race inspection and championship point leader Christopher Bell’s #4 Toyota was missing a lugnut.
Two trucks fail post race inspection at Texas https://twitter.com/bobpockrass/status/926645708739969024
— Bob Pockrass (@bobpockrass) November 3, 2017
UPDATE: The #24 team was penalized under Sections 220.127.116.11.1.2 and 18.104.22.168.2.2 Post-Race Front and Rear Body Inspection Heights
Note: Race finish is encumbered per Section 12.10 Encumbered Race Finishes. Post-Race height measurements were outside NASCAR allowed tolerances.
Crew chief (Kevin Bellicourt) has been fined $5,000 and suspended from the next NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Championship Points Event. Team assessed with the loss of 10 driver points and 10 owner points.
The #4 team was penalized under Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels
Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed.
Crew chief (Ryan Fugle) has been fined $2,500.
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See the Texas penalty report