Tag Archive

NSCS: Johnson pulls the ultimate strategy to win third All-Star Race

May 20, 2012 No Comments

CHARLOTTE, NC— The 2011 edition of the All-Star Race was far from perfect. With the field being spread out and hardly any battles for the lead at the end of the night, NASCAR made a change that would allow for an interesting strategy to take place for the 2012 running of the race. A new […]

Tags: , , , , , Coverage

*UPDATED* NSCS: Penalties and suspensions wiped out for No.48 team

March 20, 2012 No Comments

The National Stock Car Racing Commission Chief Appellate Officer, John Middlebrook, has overturned all penalties and suspensions handed down the the No.48 team of Jimmie Johnson. Crew chief, Chad Knaus, and car chief, Ron Malec, have had their six-race suspensions overturned to probation until May 19. Although Knaus and Malec will be at Auto Club […]

Tags: , , , , Coverage

NEWS: Chad Knaus suspended for 6 races, 48 team docked 25 points

February 29, 2012 No Comments

Five-time Cup champion Jimmie Johnson was docked 25 driver points and crew chief Chad Knaus was suspended for six races on Wednesday by NASCAR after the No. 48 team failed inspection Feb. 17, the day before the Budweiser Shootout. After finishing 42nd in the Daytona 500, the 25-point loss sets Johnson 70 points behind the […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , Coverage, Press Release