This past Sunday, Tyler Reddick, driver of the No. 8 RCR Enterprises Chevrolet, won the second Cup Series race of his career. It came on the road course at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, with the first coming on July 3 at Road America at Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. “I’ve watched a lot...
Denny Hamlin speaking with this writer on the eve of the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series season. “My life is chaos. I just look at my daily schedule and all the things I have to do, and I know a big story with a lot of people this past year has been, ‘Well, how are you going to balance being an owner versus doing your job as a driver?’ You know, all of that has fueled me to focus even more.”
Sure, Kyle Busch was also penalized, but Hamlin's takeaways were more significant, at least on paper.
Eight times during its 74-year history, NASCAR has taken wins away from drivers and teams due to illegal parts. That includes the ruling that disqualified Joe Gibbs Racing drivers Denny Hamlin and Kyle Busch and their Toyotas Sunday at Pocono Raceway. Hamlin won the race and Busch finished second only to find...
Denny Hamlin and Kyle Busch have been disqualified after the NASCAR race at Pocono Raceway. On Sunday, NASCAR visited Long Pond, Pennsylvania. Pocono Raceway hosted the event on the 2.5-mile triangle. Hear from NASCAR following the violations below. In stage three, Denny Hamlin shoved Ross Chastain into the outside wall...
NASCAR Disqualifies Denny Hamlin, Kyle Busch After Failed Inspection: 'We Were Shocked' Says Team Owner
NASCAR drivers Denny Hamlin and Kyle Busch were disqualified during Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series after their vehicles failed inspections. According to ESPN, both drivers' results were disqualified due to an issue with "the front fascia" of their Toyotas. "There was some issues discovered that affect aero of the vehicle," NASCAR Cup Series Director Brad Moran said on Sunday.
NASCAR: Joe Gibbs Racing Reports What They Found on Disqualified Cars of Denny Hamlin and Kyle Busch
After an inspection from NASCAR, Joe Gibbs Racing had their own review of the disqualified cars of Denny Hamlin and Kyle Busch. The findings make it clear why the team decided not to appeal the decision from NASCAR. We knew that it was an issue with the front fascia of the car – the front bumper in other words.
Joe Gibbs Racing accepts NASCAR penalties given to Denny Hamlin, Kyle Busch, apologizes for infraction
Joe Gibbs Racing apologized for flunking a postrace inspection and declined to appeal the penalties that cost their drivers a win and second-place finish on Sunday. NASCAR carried out its stiffest punishment against a race winner in more than 60 years when it stripped JGR's Denny Hamlin of his Pocono Raceway victory and teammate Kyle Busch of his runner-up finish.
Denny Hamlin and teammate Kyle Busch finished first and second at Pocono but were later disqualified. NASCAR discovered unapproved tape under the cars' paint schemes. Hamlin showed on social media that he is still enjoying the trophy and the champagne. In a wild weekend that saw Denny Hamlin lose a...
Denny Hamlin is doing just fine. The Joe Gibbs Racing driver and his teammate, Kyle Busch, were disqualified from their one-two finish at Pocono Raceway on Sunday when their cars failed a post-race inspection. It was the first time that a Cup Series winner had been disqualified since 1960 and...
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NASCAR has disqualified race-winner Denny Hamlin and his second-placed teammate Kyle Busch from today's Cup Series race at Pocono. As a result of the decision, Chase Elliott has been promoted to race winner. Elliott's car passed a similar post-race inspection and no other cars have been disqualified. The cars were...
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Well, we haven’t heard a lot from Denny Hamlin since he was disqualified by NASCAR at Pocono Raceway. But, he’s got a good sense of humor. Hamlin looks to be taking this one in stride. His Joe Gibbs Racing team won’t appeal the disqualification of his car or his teammate Kyle Busch. So, it’s on to the next one. Except, he’s got a couple of things laying around the house he doesn’t want anymore.
Denny Hamlin is currently the owner of a trophy nobody wants; Suggests it will be on eBay. Hamlin drove to victory lane on Sunday at Pocono Raceway. Just a few hours later, NASCAR discovered an illegal modification to the front fascia of the car. A piece of tape was installed under the graphics, a violation.
Denny Hamlin is first driver disqualified from a win in 60 years after NASCAR found some hidden shenanigans
Denny Hamlin used some aggressive driving and a little revenge to win the Pocono race but was disqualified when NASCAR inspected his car.
Chase Elliott won't celebrate Pocono win after Denny Hamlin disqualified for failing postrace inspection
Chase Elliott left Pocono Raceway as a third-place finisher and learned when he landed home in Georgia that he had been declared the race winner. Joe Gibbs Racing declined to appeal NASCAR's decision to strip Denny Hamlin's victory and teammate Kyle Busch's runner-up finish on Sunday after their Toyotas failed inspections. JGR had until Monday afternoon to file a formal appeal of the disqualifications. Joe Gibbs Racing did not immediately say why it declined to appeal the infractions.
Denny Hamlin initiated payback on Ross Chastain at Pocono Raceway; Chase Elliott declared the winner after disqualifications. On Sunday, NASCAR raced at Pocono Raceway. The race was drama filled with disqualifications and payback. At WWT Raceway, Ross Chastain wrecked Denny Hamlin while racing for position inside the top 10. Just...