Kevin Harvick's crew chief fined for violation in Atlanta race

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Kevin Harvick’s staff has been penalized for a security violation in the course of the Atlanta Motor Speedway race final weekend, NASCAR introduced Wednesday.

Harvick’s crew chief, Rodney Childers, was fined $10,000 for having one lug nut unfastened on the automotive, which was found throughout a submit-race inspection.

Harvick, driver of  the No. four Stewart-Haas Racing Ford, gained the Folds of Honor QuickTrip 500 after overcoming an early pit street difficulty, giving the veteran his first win of the season.