Jack asked in SportsAuto RacingNASCAR · 1 month ago

How Many Races Will Jimmie Johnson Miss,After Testing Positive For The Coronavirus?

What Does It Mean That He Will Be Getting This Thing Called The Playoff Waiver?

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  • 1 month ago
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    Possible he can back for Kentucky next week if he tests negative for two separate tests done 25 hours apart, AND he receives a doctor's release. That is the requirement stated by NASCAR.

    NASCAR rules state a driver must start all regular season events to be eligible for the playoffs, but a waiver can be granted in certain cases, usually for injuries. Jimmie was granted a waiver for missing the Brickyard last Sunday. 

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