NASCAR slams Darlington cheaters

NASCAR has announced penalties and warnings following the Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on September 4, 2016.

#31-Newman failed post-race inspection. He was issued a P3 penalty for violation of sections 12.1; 20.17.3.1.2 – Failed the post-race Laser Inspection Station measurements. Crew chief Luke Lambert has been fined $25,000; team has been assessed with the loss of 15 championship owner and 15 championship driver points.
#42-Larson failed post-race inspection. He was issued a P2 penalty for violation of Sections 12.1; 20.17.3.1.2; 12.5.3.3.3 – Failed the post-race Laser Inspection Station measurements. Crew chief Chad Johnston has been fined $22,500; team has been assessed with the loss of 15 championship owner and 15 championship driver points.
#21-Ryan Blaney was given a P1 penalty for violation of Sections 12.1; 12.5.3.2.1; 20.2.1.1 – Improper driver protective clothing/equipment. Blaney has been fined $1,000.
#2-Keselowski (4), #19-Edwards (2). Failed LIS three times in pre-race inspection. Given a written warning and loss of 15 minutes of practice time.
#22-Logano (3), #32-Earnhardt (3). Failed LIS twice in pre-race inspection. Given a written warning.
#14-Stewart (4), Failed template inspection twice in pre-race inspection. Given a written Warning.
() — total current warnings.

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