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After Daytona near-win, NASCAR disqualifies Chris Buescher

After Daytona near-win, NASCAR disqualifies Chris Buescher

Buescher’s No. 17 Ford failed put up-skedaddle inspection within the early hours of Sunday morning at Daytona Global Speedway as his car used to be found to have an unapproved observe bar mounting assembly. 

The No. 17 used to be disqualified from the skedaddle, handing Buescher a closing-divulge attain (40th) and he would now not get to withhold any stage points amassed within the skedaddle. 

The disqualification moved Bubba Wallace right into a 2nd-divulge attain, Ryan Newman to third, Ryan Preece fourth and Tyler Reddick won a fifth-divulge attain in a wrecked car.

NASCAR officials talked about there would possibly per chance well perhaps be no diversified penalties for the No. 17 team beginning air of the disqualification. 

Buescher led the skedaddle entering the remaining two-lap further time however used to be handed by eventual winner Ryan Blaney with one lap remaining and ended up at the foundation as the runner-up. Had Buescher won, he would have claimed the 16th and final berth within the Cup Sequence playoff area.

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