After qualifying for the pole position Friday, NASCAR just came down on the reigning champion, Kyle Busch, had his potential path to a win at the Atlanta Motor Speedway Sunday. Now, Busch will start in dead last while his older brother, Kurt Busch will be given the pole position, according to FOX Sports.
NASCAR said that after winning the pole for Sunday’s race, Busch’s car failed post qualifying inspection. The indicated that the car failed the laser inspection of the rear end. It was not disclosed how the rear end was out of NASCAR compliance, but it is a disappointing turn of events for the reigning Sprint Cup Series champion. While every racer is moving up a spot, except for Kyle Busch, some are questioning exactly what caused the penalty. CDA News is watching for more details on this unfolding story.
Commentary by Cletus Dillwood