Tony Stewart's Daytona 500 Dream Thwarted After All (Updated)

Seven cars in total were damaged after Tony Stewart got loose coming into Turn 4 on Lap 41 of the Daytona 500. Stewart drifted into Ryan Blaney. Behind them, Matt Kenseth and Michael Waltrip made contact, sending Kenseth in to the wall. Sorry, Stewart and Kenseth, it is not your year. Update: Smoke is back in the… » 2/22/15 3:08pm 2/22/15 3:08pm

The Scale Is Not Tony Stewart's Friend; Weigh-In Mess Causes Black Flag

I know a lot of people who are particularly bashful about their weight, but it's something you can't do in NASCAR. You're required to weigh in before practice so that the minimum weight of your car can be determined. Stewart didn't do that before going out for practice for the Sprint Unlimited race. Uh-oh. » 2/14/15 2:02pm 2/14/15 2:02pm

Tony Stewart Says He May Never Race A Sprint Car Again

NASCAR star Tony Stewart just bought the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car series, but he said Tuesday on SiriusXM's "Tony Stewart Live" show that he has no plans to race in it. In fact, he's not sure he'll ever be able to race a sprint car again after last year's accident that took the life of Kevin Ward Jr. » 2/04/15 5:35pm 2/04/15 5:35pm

Kevin Ward Jr.'s Family: Why Did Marijuana Matter?

As the world digested the news that Tony Stewart would not be criminally charged in the incident involving the death of fellow racer Kevin Ward, Jr., the balance of public opinion seemed to shift in the NASCAR star's favor. Ward's family is questioning that now in a heartfelt open letter, and a whole lot more. » 9/29/14 10:15am 9/29/14 10:15am

Tony Stewart Not Charged In Death Of Kevin Ward Jr.

As the racing world awaits a 3 p.m. press conference in upstate New York where a District Attorney will announce the results of a grand jury investigation into Tony Stewart's fatal crash into driver Kevin Ward Jr., TMZ reports that the grand jury has declined to charge Stewart with any crimes. (UPDATE: Confirmed.) » 9/24/14 2:28pm 9/24/14 2:28pm

Tony Stewart breaks silence about Kevin Ward, Jr, incident

A haggard, visibly shaken Tony Stewart broke his silence following the incident that took Kevin Ward, Jr.'s life at a sprint car race earlier this month. The NASCAR driver will compete in the Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend. Head over to Road & Track for a video and breakdown of Stewart's… » 8/29/14 1:57pm 8/29/14 1:57pm

NASCAR Fans Freak Out Over Tony Stewart Retirement Hoax

Last weekend, former NASCAR champion Tony Stewart struck and killed another driver during a horrific sprint car crash, making much of the racer's future uncertain. For many, however, the only question was whether Stewart would continue to compete, which was seemingly answered Thursday when Empire News reported "Tony… » 8/15/14 8:06pm 8/15/14 8:06pm

Investigators Have A Second Video Of Tony Stewart Hitting Kevin Ward Jr.

The obvious question is whether criminal charges should or will be brought against Tony Stewart for his role in the death of Kevin Ward Jr during a sprint car race on Saturday. We won't know that for a while, but we do now know that police have video from a second angle of Stewart's car fatally striking Ward. » 8/13/14 9:46am 8/13/14 9:46am

Invocation Before Cheez It 355: "Thank You, God, For The Great Weather"

The Cheez it 355, the race Tony Stewart still planned on participating in as early as this morning, began moments ago. Before the race started, Reverend David Fife gave an invocation, which would seem to be an appropriate time for someone involved with the race to acknowledge the tragedy that ended with Kevin Ward,… » 8/10/14 3:56pm 8/10/14 3:56pm