DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR crew proprietor Chip Ganassi has been suspended for one race and fined $30,000 for violating COVID-19 occasion protocols.
Ganassi violated Part 12.8.1.b of the NASCAR Rule E book, a subsection of the member conduct pointers that features compliance with COVID-19 occasion procedures. NASCAR indicated that Ganassi was penalized after he introduced a non-essential particular person into the restricted competitors space footprint final weekend at Daytona Int’l Speedway.
Because of the suspension, Ganassi won’t be allowed to attend this weekend’s NASCAR Cup Sequence at Hoemstead-Miami Speedway. His two race groups – the No. 1 of Kurt Busch and the No. 42 of Ross Chastain – shall be allowed to race Sunday.
Ganassi is allowed to enchantment the penalty.