Car owner Chip Ganassi has been suspended one Cup race and fined $30,000 for violating NASCAR’s COVID-19 guidelines, the sanctioning body announced Tuesday.
NASCAR cited Ganassi for bringing a non-essential individual into the restricted competition area last weekend at Daytona International Speedway.
Chip Ganassi Racing declined comment on the penalty.
NASCAR also announced Monday:
Crew chief Adam Stevens has been fined $10,000 because one lug nut was not secure on Christopher Bell‘s winning car.
Crew chief Jeremy Bullins has been fined $10,000 because one lug nut was not secure on Brad Keselowski‘s fifth-place car.