Bayley Currey has been reinstated by NASCAR after finishing the Highway to Restoration program following his suspension final month.
Bayley Currey was suspended indefinitely final month forward of the NASCAR race weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway, a weekend throughout which he was presupposed to drive for Rick Ware Racing in each the Xfinity Sequence race and the Cup Sequence race on the monitor.
The 22-year-old Driftwood, Texas native was suspended for violating NASCAR’s Substance Abuse Coverage, as he was discovered to have DMAA (2-Amino-5-methylhexane), a banned substance, in his system.
Currey said that he used a pre-workout complement referred to as Juggernaut Irate, and this complement contained this banned substance.
He said that he was not conscious that he was violating this coverage and that he was desperate to get began with the Highway to Restoration program as quickly as attainable in order that he could possibly be reinstated.
Here’s what Currey needed to say concerning the matter on the time, in line with NASCAR.
“I used to be clearly not conscious that I used to be violating NASCAR’s Substance Abuse Coverage. I’ve instantly requested NASCAR to enter me into the Highway to Restoration Program the place I’ll achieve extra data about such banned dietary supplements and I’ll absolutely cooperate with NASCAR’s route and recommendation.
“I’ve labored very laborious for a lifetime to achieve this stage and I’m eternally grateful to be afforded the privilege to compete within the sport that I really like. I wish to publicly apologize to my Proprietor’s Rick and Lisa Ware, all the workers of Rick Ware Racing, my sponsors, NASCAR, and most significantly the followers. My lack of awareness isn’t any excuse for this to occur. I’ll expediently full the method and I’ll try to have my suspension lifted as quickly as attainable.”
Currey has now accomplished this program, and he has been reinstated by NASCAR.
Currey has competed in 47 races throughout NASCAR’s prime three sequence over the course of his profession, together with 20 to date this season.
He has competed in 9 Cup Sequence races, all this season driving for Rick Ware Racing, 19 Xfinity Sequence races, together with eight this season driving for Rick Ware Racing, and 19 Truck Sequence races, together with three this season, one driving for Vizion Motorsports and two driving for Niece Motorsports.
His career-high Cup Sequence end is his 25th place end within the race at Pocono Raceway in June. His career-high Xfinity Sequence end is his 21st place end within the race at Texas Motor Speedway final November driving for JP Motorsports, and his season-high end is his 22nd place end within the race at Atlanta Motor Speedway in February.
His career-high Truck Sequence end is his sixth place end within the race at Michigan Worldwide Speedway final month, which was the ultimate race through which he competed earlier than he was suspended. He drove for Niece Motorsports, one of the best group for which he has ever pushed in NASCAR, on this race.
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Bayley Currey’s remaining schedule for the 2020 NASCAR season has not but been confirmed for the Cup Sequence, the Xfinity Sequence or the Truck Sequence.