Gragson accomplished fourth in Saturday’s hotfoot at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway but was the very top finishing driver amongst the four eligible for the Speed 4 Money bonus. Gragson had won the outdated two bonuses, collecting $200,000.
With the disqualification, Gragson receives final-set of abode functions, must forfeit the bonus and bonus is awarded to the second-very top finishing eligible driver at Darlington, which was A.J. Allmendinger.
Per NASCAR, Gragson’s car was disqualified for violating the guideline, “All suspension mounts and mounting hardware must no longer allow circulate or realignment of any suspension and/or drivetrain element previous long-established rotation or suspension and/or drivetrain plug.”
With Gragson’s disqualification, the contemporary drivers eligible for the final $100,000 Speed 4 Money bonus subsequent weekend at Dover, Del., are Allmendinger, Saturday’s hotfoot winner Justin Allgaier, Josh Berry and Brandon Jones.
NASCAR officers acknowledged that the No. 9 JR Motorsports team can allure the penalty but there was no instant response from the team as as to whether it can well perhaps presumably.