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Martinsville post-race penalties announced

NASCAR has announced penalties following the April race weekend at Martinsville Speedway:

Cup Series:

#5-Kyle Larson
Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels
Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed.
Crew chief (Cliff Daniels) has been fined $10,000.

#14-Chase Briscoe
Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels
Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed.
Crew chief (John Klausmeier) has been fined $10,000.

#47-Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.
Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels
Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed.
Crew chief (Brian Pattie) has been fined $10,000.

#99-Daniel Suarez
Section 20.17.2.1b: Overall vehicle weight Note: Improperly mounted ballast
Team has been assessed with the loss of 10 owner points and 10 driver points.

Xfinity Series:

#19-Brandon Jones
Sections 10.9.10.4: Tires and Wheels
Note: Lug nut(s) not properly installed.
Crew chief (Jeff Meendering) has been fined $5,000.

#23-Blaine Perkins
Sections 12.5.2.7.4: Loss or separation of an improperly installed rear axle from the vehicle
Note: Loss of axle during the event.
Crew member (Brian Graham) is suspended from the next NASCAR Xfinity Series event.

NASCAR:

4/13/2021
Kurt Butcher
Behavioral (Substance Abuse Policy)
Sections 12.1 & 19
Indefinite suspension from NASCAR

Note: Butcher has been on the crew rosters as hauler driver for the #26 Xfinity team of Sam Hunt Racing.

Click here for the full penalty report.