Tony Stewart News
Tony Stewart still in the Chase -- as an owner
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Kevin Harvick knows his team co-owner is disappointed that Stewart-Haas Racing has two and not three cars in the Chase for the Sprint Cup quarterfinal round. He expects that co-owner, three-time Cup champion Tony Stewart , to finish off his Sprint Cup career with his head up
Martin Truex Jr. wins Chase opener
JOLIET, Ill. -- Martin Truex Jr. 's?tire became completely unraveled, and that left him a lap down, but he took the lead at the NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup for the first time in his career. He can thank a late caution in what has been an emotional year for the small-team driver. Truex shot to
First out, last in and everything about the Chase in between
This field of 16 drivers represents the greatest balance our sport has ever witnessed for a Sprint Cup Series title. Picking a favorite is very difficult. Justifying one team over another is taxing, if not impossible in many cases. I've decided to hit the high spots before this week's Chase opener.
If Toyota teams execute in the Chase, they'll be hard to beat
CHICAGO -- Carl Edwards ?knows that Toyotas have led more than half the laps and have won half the races in 2016. He knows that, with a seasoned crew chief in Dave Rogers, he has as good a chance as any of the five Toyotas -- Edwards and his three Joe Gibbs Racing teammates as well as JGR affiliate
Turn 4: How will Tony Stewart be remembered?
Our experts weigh in on four of the biggest questions in NASCAR: Turn 1: It's the final chapter of Tony Stewart 's career. How will he be remembered? Ricky Craven , ESPN NASCAR analyst: Tony will be remembered as a "wheel man," which translates to being able to drive anything, anywhere really,
Which driver brings home the Sprint Cup ?
Can't believe the editors here at ESPN.com want a Chase for the Sprint Cup outlook. Are they setting me up to fail? Who could predict that the last driver to make it out of the 2015 quarterfinal round -- Kyle Busch -- would win the title? He wouldn't have advanced if his teammate Matt Kenseth had
Denny Hamlin wins as Ryan Newman and Tony Stewart feud
RICHMOND, Va. -- The Federated Auto Parts 400 certainly didn't provide a brilliant showcase for the upcoming NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup. The 407-lapper Saturday evening at Richmond International Raceway was supposed to be a dramatic build-up for NASCAR's elimination-style playoffs but instead
Poor pit stops slow down Kevin Harvick at Darlington
DARLINGTON, S.C. -- Kevin Harvick had the top car throughout the Southern 500, but far from the top pit crew. Two poor pit stops cost Harvick track position with the second one -- from a possible air wrench malfunction -- sending him back to 12th with 84 laps to go Sunday night at Darlington
Kevin Harvick's win in unusual Bristol race feels just as good
BRISTOL, Tenn. -- Kevin Harvick won the night race at Bristol Motor Speedway that wasn't. He won a race that had four rain delays, including one of 17 hours, 42 minutes, that stretched from the race being suspended overnight Saturday into Sunday, making it the first night race in Bristol history
Kevin Harvick wins rain-delayed NASCAR race at Bristol
BRISTOL, Tenn. -- Kevin Harvick wasn't worried about his poor qualifying at Bristol Motor Speedway. In fact, starting 24th gave Harvick exactly what he wanted to win at Bristol Motor Speedway. "It kind of motivates me," Harvick said Sunday. "I think it's exciting. I like to pass cars." Harvick made