Ryan Newman and Chris Buescher penalized prior to Saturday’s race at Michigan

NASCAR has confiscated the spoilers of #6-Newman and #17-Buescher prior to the Firekeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway for violating rule 20.4.12.b:

  • Except as specified, spoilers must be used exactly as supplied from the manufacturer.

The following at-track penalties has been assessed:

  • Loss of 20 owner and driver points
  • $25,000 fine
  • Start at the rear