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Noah Gragson taking advantage of current opportunities as potential Cup Series rides loom

In today's NASCAR landscape, few can claim to be the sort of lightning rod that Noah Gragson has become, and even fewer can be as many things as he's been in the past month: A playboy posing bare-chested by his car. A reckless fool, intentionally hooking a right into a driver that angered him, wrecking a dozen cars in the process and earning a major points penalty and monetary fine. An outstanding young racer, making his car wide and outdueling Ty Gibbs on the final lap to win a thrilling race at Pocono.
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NASCAR's Noah Gragson fined $35,000 for intentional wreck at Road America

NASCAR has penalized JR Motorsports Xfinity Series driver Noah Gragson for intentionally crashing into a competitor during last weekend's race at Road America. Gragson and Alpha Prime Racing's Sage Karam were fighting with some contact for position on Lap 25 when Gragson apparently became frustrated with the situation and swerved into Karam's car.

NASCAR docks points, fines JR Motorsports driver Noah Gragson for 'intentionally' causing crash that set off multicar wreck in Xfinity Series race at Road America

NASCAR on Wednesday penalized Noah Gragson for a deliberate and dangerous crash he caused in the Xfinity Series race at Road America. Gragson, who turns 24 later this month, was docked 30 points and fined $35,000 by NASCAR for intentionally crashing into Sage Karam on Saturday at the road course in Wisconsin. NASCAR cited a rule against "intentionally wrecking another vehicle" and "actions by a NASCAR Member that NASCAR finds to be detrimental to stock car racing or NASCAR."

NASCAR driver Noah Gragson punished for intentionally causing major crash

NASCAR has handed down punishment to driver Noah Gragson for the dangerous wreck he instigated at Road America in Wisconsin on Saturday. Gragson, who races for J.R. Motorsports, had 30 points removed from his season total for intentionally wrecking Sage Karam. He was also fined $35,000. The move from Gragson was so egregious that Dale Earnhardt Jr., co-owner of Gragson’s team, expressed his surprise that there wasn’t an immediate penalty for his own driver. “I was shocked, to be honest with you, when I saw Noah make that decision,” Earnhardt said Wednesday morning on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio. “I was just completely shocked and...
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NASCAR issues major penalty to Noah Gragson for intentionally wrecking Sage Karam at Road America

NASCAR has assessed a major monetary and points penalty to driver Noah Gragson after Gragson sparked a multi-car crash in last Saturday's Xfinity Series race by intentionally wrecking another competitor in a high-speed section of the track. The sanctioning body announced Wednesday that Gragson has been fined $35,000 and docked 30 driver points, with his team also receiving a 30-point owners points penalty.

NASCAR world reacts to Noah Gragson punishment

NASCAR has penalized Noah Gragson for his dangerous driving during last Saturday’s Xfinity Series race at Road America, issuing a $35,000 fine and docking him 30 points in the drivers’ standings. They also deducted 30 points from JR Motorsports in the owner standings. While Gragson is still in...