Keselowski escaped uninjured -- "still upright," in his words -- after a scary crash Tuesday during an organizational test for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams at Watkins Glen International, NASCAR PR reports.
NASCAR has announced penalties and warnings following the Crown Royal presents the Combat Wounded Coalition 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Harvick was given a P3 penalty for violations of Section 12.1; Section 10.11.3.4 for lug nuts not being properly installed, NASCAR PR reports.
Harvick bounced back from an unscheduled pit stop early in Sunday’s 23rd Annual Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway to finish sixth, marking his series-best 16th Top-10 finish of 2016 and his 10th Top-10 finish in 16-career starts at Indianapolis, stewarthaasracing.com reports.
Gordon was driving the No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet at Indianapolis in a substitute role for Dale Earnhardt Jr., who has suffered concussion-like symptoms in recent weeks and was advised by doctors not to race until he recovers. The unexpected opportunity was also a stern reminder for Gordon of the level of competition he left behind last November when he transitioned to the FOX Sports television booth, NASCAR Wire Service reports.