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2 Kaulig Xfinity Teams Fined for Lug Nut Infractions

Two Kaulig Racing machines of AJ Allmendinger and Landon Cassill were penalized after a loose lug nut was found on each of the team’s Chevrolets during post-race inspection at Richmond Raceway on Saturday, April 2.

Crew chiefs Jason Trinchere and Bruce Schlicker of the Nos. 16 and 10, respectively have been fined $5,000 each for the infraction.

Allmendinger finished fourth at the 0.75-mile short track. Cassill ended his day 15th.

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Allmendinger currently leads the regular season standings and is locked into the playoffs after his win at Circuit of the Americas while Cassill resides in 16th, 14 points below the cutoff spot.

No points deductions were given to either team.

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Dalton Hopkins began writing for Frontstretch in April 2021. Currently, he is the lead writer for the weekly Thinkin' Out Loud column and one of our lead reporters. Beforehand, he wrote for IMSA shortly after graduating from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in 2019. Simultaneously, he also serves as a First Lieutenant in the US Army.

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