Truex OUT...Newman IN
gotta protect the sanctity of those debris cautions for The Chase!
CONCORD, N.C. — NASCAR wanted to send a stern message to the Sprint Cup Series by dropping the hammer Monday on Michael Waltrip Racing
It took two days for the sanctioning body to rule Monday on what seemed obvious to anyone paying attention to a scanner Saturday night: MWR made Bowyer and Vickers take dives to put Truex in the final wild-card spot. It was a sinister plan superbly executed under major duress with the cunning of criminal masterminds. But the team co-owned by a man who revels in his court jester persona fumbled the post-race cover-up with a vaudeville act worthy of the Three Stooges