Penalty report from Richmond Raceway

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NASCAR has issued two fines for unsecured lug nut violations last weekend at Richmond Raceway.

Adam Stevens, crew chief on Kyle Busch‘s No. 18 Toyota in Cup, was fined $10,000 for one unsecured lug nut.

In the Xfinity Series, crew chief Jason Ratcliff received a $5,000 fine for an unsecured lug nut on Christopher Bell‘s No. 20 Toyota. Both Busch and Bell won their respective races.

NASCAR also suspended Gregory Katzke, Jr. indefinitely for violating¬†Sections 12.1.a and 2.11.a in the rulebook. Section 2.11.a requires any member of NASCAR “charged with any violation of the law (misdemeanor and/or felony)” to notify NASCAR “prior to the next scheduled Event or within 72 hours of being so charged, whichever is earlier.”