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Eight Cup teams to be penalized practice Saturday at Phoenix

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Can-Am 500 - Qualifying

PHOENIX, AZ - NOVEMBER 09: Martin Truex Jr., driver of the #78 Auto-Owners Insurance Toyota, and his crew chief Cole Pearn(R) look on as crew members make adjustments to the car during qualifying for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Can-Am 500 at ISM Raceway on November 9, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

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AVONDALE, Ariz. - Eight Cup teams will be docked practice Saturday for inspection issues at ISM Raceway. Only one team is a playoff team.

The cars of DJ Kennington, Ty Dillon, JJ Yeley, Jimmie Johnson, Timmy HIll and Tanner Berryhill will miss 15 minutes of practice Saturday morning for being late to pre-qualifying inspection.

Practice will be from 11:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. ET on CNBC.

The cars of AJ Allmendinger and Berryhill will miss 15 minutes of the final practice session for failing pre-qualifying inspection twice.

Playoff contender Martin Truex Jr. will miss 30 minutes of final practice for failing pre-qualifying inspection three times.

Final Cup practice is from 2 - 2:50 p.m. ET on NBCSN.