JGR XFINITY Team Penalized After Win

Kyle Busch

Joe Gibbs Racing Xfinity Series crew chief Scott Graves has been fined $10,000 and suspended for one week after Kyle Busch's race-winning Toyota failed post-race inspection Saturday in Atlanta. (Photo: Getty Images)

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Joe Gibbs Racing XFINITY Series crew chief Scott Graves has been fined $10,000 and suspended for one week after Kyle Busch's race-winning Toyota failed post-race inspection Saturday at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

After winning the Rinnai 250, the front end of Busch's No. 18 entry was found to be too low. The team also has been docked 10 championship points and NASCAR deemed the victory an "encumbered finish," which means JGR cannot use the win to help determine eligibility for the post-season playoffs.

The 10-point penalty drops the No. 18 team from eighth to 12th in the regular-season owner standings entering Saturday's Boyd Gaming 300, for which Graves will serve his one-race suspension.

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