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Denny Hamlin Apologizes For Tweet: NASCAR World Reacts

NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin at the Toyota 500.

DARLINGTON, SOUTH CAROLINA - MAY 20: Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Delivering Strength Toyota, stands on the grid during the national anthem prior to the NASCAR Cup Series Toyota 500 at Darlington Raceway on May 20, 2020 in Darlington, South Carolina. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Denny Hamlin has apologized for the insensitive tweet that he posted on his Twitter account on Monday.

Hamlin tweeted a clip from the show Family Guy that shows an Asian driver cutting off cars without signaling. In the clip, he had Kyle Larson's name superimposed over the driver as a way to make fun of him.

It's important to point out that Larson's mom is Asian-American, too.

Larson caused a crash during the Geico 500 on Sunday as a lot of drivers were involved in it.

"I took down a post I made earlier today after reading some of the comments," Hamlin tweeted. "It was a poor choice of memes and I saw how it was offensive. It came across totally wrong. I apologize.”

The NASCAR world has offered their reactions to this apology.

It remains to be seen if NASCAR disciplines Hamlin for that tweet.