NASCAR ejects Team Penske crew chief for Austin Cindric

Photo: Dustin Long

SPARTA, Ky. – NASCAR ejected crew chief Brian Wilson on Thursday and suspended him for the rest of the weekend for an L1 penalty for body modification to Austin Cindric‘s Xfinity Series car.

Wilson also was fined $10,000.

Cindric was docked 10 points. Team Penske was docked 10 car owner points.

Cindric remains fourth in the points after the penalty. He has 589 points. He’s now 16 points ahead of fifth-place Justin Allgaier heading into Friday’s race at Kentucky Speedway (7:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN).