NASCAR docks 3 Cup, 5 Xfinity teams practice time at Phoenix
Jimmie Johnson’s team is among three Cup teams that will be penalized track time during today’s practice session at ISM Raceway, NASCAR announced Friday morning.
Johnson’s team will lose 30 minutes for failing pre-race inspection three times last weekend at Las Vegas. The No. 15 team with Ross Chastain faces the same penalty for the same infraction.
Matt DiBenedetto’s team will lose 15 minutes for failing pre-race inspection twice last weekend at Las Vegas.
Cup teams have a 50-minute practice from 12:35 - 1:25 p.m. ET today.
In the Xfinity Series, the cars of Kaz Grala, Chad Finchum, Josh Bilicki, Timmy Hill and Cole Custer will each be docked 15 minutes of practice. The teams of Grala, Finchum, Bilicki and Hill are penalized for being out of the garage late for inspection last weekend at Las Vegas. Custer’s team is penalized for failing pre-race inspection twice last weekend at Las Vegas.
Those penalties will be served in the first Xfinity practice, which is from 2:05 - 2:55 p.m. ET.