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Busch, driver of the No. 41 car, was found to be in violation of:
- Section 12.1.a: Actions detrimental to stock car racing
- Section 12.8: Behavioral Penalty
“Kurt Busch and his Stewart-Haas Racing team are fully aware of our position and why this decision was made. We will continue to respect the process and timetable of the authorities involved.”
UPDATE: Stewart-Haas Racing announced Friday night that Regan Smith will pilot the No. 41 Chevrolet in Sunday's Daytona 500. No interim driver has been determined yet for next week's Sprint Cup race at Atlanta and the following races, according to a team release.