On Sunday NASCAR released a statement that they will not be penalizing Noah Gragson following his actions on pit road during Saturday's XFINITY event when he backed into Daniel Hemric's No. 18 Toyota on pit road during a live pit stop.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Daniel Hemric captured the pole for Sunday's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway with a time of 30.32 and 178.047 mph. This was Hemric's first career Cup Series pole.
It was announced by NASCAR after the Monster Energy Cup Series qualifying that the times of the Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 of Austin Dillon and the No. 8 of Daniel Hemric were disallowed due to having unapproved alternators.