Trackhouse Racing crew chief ejected earlier than Martinsville Cup race
Daniel Suarez gained’t have crew chief Travis Mack for tonight’s NASCAR Cup Collection race at Martinsville Speedway. Mack was ejected after pre-race inspection Saturday night, and the staff was additionally docked championship factors.
NASCAR acknowledged the No. 99 Trackhouse Racing Chevrolet had added ballast outdoors of the permitted container. Per the rulebook, ballast should be in a ballast container contained in the mainframe rails and/or contained in the entrance sway bar tube. Mack advised NASCAR on Fox pit reporter Jamie Little he was ejected for having ballast within the jack publish.
Moreover, the staff was docked 10 driver and proprietor factors, and Suarez, who was to line up eleventh, will begin on the rear of the sector within the Blue-Emu Most Ache Aid 500.
Jose Blasco-Figuero will function crew chief for Suarez. He stuffed in for Mack earlier this 12 months when Mack served a suspension due to a lug nut infraction.
The No. 8 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet of Tyler Reddick will even begin from the rear of the sector after unapproved changes.
Three different drivers will drop to the rear for a number of inspection failures. These drivers are Corey LaJoie, Justin Haley, and James Davison.