CHARLOTTE, N.C. — NASCAR issued steep penalties against five-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson and his team for failing the first inspection for the Daytona 500. Crew chief Chad Knaus was fined $100,000 and suspended six races Wednesday, car chief Ron Malec also was barred for six races, and Johnson was docked 25 points, sending him into this weekend’s race last in the Sprint Cup Series standings
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By: Steven Cole Smith on February 28, 2012 Juan Pablo Montoya might have one-upped Days of Thunder driver Cole Trickle (a.k.a.
NASCAR Suspends Crew Chief Chad Knaus, Car Chief Ron Malec 6 Races Each for Daytona Inspection – Washington Post
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — NASCAR has fined crew chief Chad Knaus $100,000 and suspended him for six races because Jimmie Johnson’s car failed an inspection before the Daytona 500.
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