Stewart-Haas Racing has been issued a hefty penalty after inspection following Charlotte Motor Speedway
Chase Briscoe’s No. 14 car was taken to the NASCAR R&D Center after the race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. And, NASCAR has issued a major penalty following that inspection.
Hear from NASCAR below as they noted the team used a counterfeit part.
Violation: Section 14.1F, which prohibits counterfeiting a Next Gen single source vendor-supplied part, along with Section 14.6.A Underwing, and 14.6.3B Engine Panel Assembly.
Penalty: The team has been docked 120 driver points, 120 owner points, 25 playoff points. Crew chief John Klausmeier has been suspended for six races and fined $250,000.