Five NASCAR crew members ejected from Phoenix
This weekend, NASCAR rolls into ISM Raceway in Phoenix, Arizona. It’s the final race before the Championship 4 event next week.
NASCAR OSS inspection opened at Noon ET time. Qualifying is underway now.
34 of 39 cars passed on their first attempt. Three cars failed on their second attempt: Jimmie Johnson, Ricky Stenhouse Jr and Austin Dillon.
Crew members ejected from ISM Raceway: Chase Elliott, William Byron, Matt DiBenedettio and Ross Chastain
All five drivers will also lose 15 minutes of practice time next weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
All five of those cars were able to pass on their third attempt through the line. As a result, they will be able to take to the track for qualifying.
NASCAR Pre-qualifying inspection
Here are the penalty formats regarding NASCAR inspection:
1 NASCAR inspection failures: No penalty, come back and try again.
2 NASCAR inspection failures: Crew member ejected.
3 NASCAR inspection failures: If a team failed three times then they would not be allowed to qualify.
4 NASCAR inspection failures: If a team failed four times then they lose a car chief, miss qualifying and they have to make a pass through on lap 1 of the race.