JGR’s Gabehart hopes Pocono’s double disqualification will set a NASCAR precedent

Chris Gabbart was as surprised as anyone that a 2-inch-wide, 5-inch-tall tape was under the casing of Joe Gibbs Racing’s #11 last weekend at Pocono Raceway, ruling out Denny Hamlin’s race win. “It was[my reaction]frankly,” Gebhart told RACER Friday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. NASCAR found the tape in a post-race check on the front end … Read more

Indianapolis isn’t NASCAR’s crown jewel anymore, but Brickyard is still special for motorsports

It wasn’t the Brickyard 400, but AJ Allmendinger still accepted the bricks after winning in Indianapolis last season. Stacy Revere / Getty Images The Brickyard is no longer the Brickyard. Yes, the race still has the word in the title – the Verizon 200 at the Brickyard. Indy is still Indy and Indy will always … Read more

NASCAR stripped Denny Hamlin of his Pocono win, finally taking tech checks seriously

Denny Hamlin was stripped of his Pocono win on Sunday night after his Toyota Camry failed a technical examination. Logan Riley / Getty Images The next generation car, the next generation penalty. On Sunday evening, shortly after the 21st race of the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series season ended, the scraps were still stuck on the … Read more

Chase Elliott won’t celebrate Pocono’s win after Denny Hamlin is disqualified for failing a post-race check

Chase Elliot He left Pocono Raceway as the third place finisher and knew when he got home in Georgia that he was Announcing the winner of the race. And now you will stand. Joe Gibbs Racing refuses to appeal NASCAR’s dressing decision Denny HamlinVictory and teammate Kyle BushThe runner-up finished second on Sunday after Toyota … Read more