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New Garden receives 6th grid penalty on IMS road course – Motorsports

In the second consecutive race, Penske’s two-time champion New Garden will receive a grid penalty. This time I used the engine for the 5th time of the season.

New Garden crashed on the streets of his hometown of Nashville at the dying moment of the second stage of qualifying. This interrupts the last flying lap by the rival and automatically loses the fastest lap.

It dropped him to 12NS It’s on the grid, but after being damaged by the opening lap and dropping to 20NS New Garden was still pulling up to 10 after being dragged by Marcus Ericsson’s dragging car.NS With the checkered flag.

He is currently incurring a grid penalty for tomorrow’s Big Machine Spike Cooler Grand Prix on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course.

Josef Newgarden, Team Penske Chevrolet

Photo: Chris Owens

IndyCar’s official statement states that Penske “Rule 16.2.3.2 5th (5)NS) If a full-season participant completes full-season participant engine mileage with the first four engines, the engine is eligible to earn engine maker points.

“Otherwise, the 5th (5)NS) Above engines will not earn engine manufacturer points and will be considered an unapproved engine replacement. “

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According to the rulebook, the penalty for such changes will occur at the Big Machine Spike Cooler Grand Prix on Saturday, August 14th at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course, the next event in the series.

New Garden, who won three pole positions this season, has won Mid-Ohio since the third time. Currently, in the championship, I like Chip Ganassi Racing (Honda Duo Alex Palou and Scott Dixon, Aroma McLaren SP-Chevrolet) in 4th place. Patoward.

New Garden is 75 points behind point leader Parrow and only 4 points behind third Ganassi driver Marcus Ericsson.

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New Garden receives 6th grid penalty on IMS road course

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