NSCS: Stewart Has Fun In Final Indy Attempt; Finishes 11th Despite Late Speeding Ticket

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Hoping to make a statement in his final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series attempt at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, three-time champion and two-time Brickyard 400 winner Tony Stewart ultimately said he “had fun” despite his day unraveling in the final laps.

NSCS: Crew Chiefs For Biffle, Kurt Busch & Allmendinger Suspended Following Coca-Cola 600 Inspection

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official series report — Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — Three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams have been issued P3 penalties coming out of the Charlotte race weekend, which resulted in their respective crew chiefs being suspended for at least one race, according to the NASCAR penalty report released Wednesday evening. Additionally, a P2 penalty was handed down to Tony Stewart . …

NSCS: One Hot Mess; Logano Wins Crazy and Confusing Sprint All-Star Race

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CONCORD, N.C. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Kena Krutsinger/Getty Images North America photo — What was a night of great racing and massive confusion ended with Joey Logano once again in Charlotte’s victory lane. Logano tracked down Sprint Showdown winner Kyle Larson in the final 13 laps and neither gave each other an inch to take …

ASCoC: All-Star Sprints Reach TV Deal; Will Air Six Races on American Sports Network

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — American Sports Network photo — Open wheel fans from across the Midwest will now have the privilege to experience the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions from the comfort of their own living room. Series officials are pleased to announce the addition of a television schedule, broadcast on a tape-delayed basis, that will …

NSCS: Sprint Cup Drivers Council to Donate Stewart’s Fine to Autism Delaware

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – official team release — NASCAR photo — The Sprint Cup Drivers Council will donate the $35,000 it raised last week to pay Tony Stewart’s fine to Autism Delaware. Artie Kempner, coordinating director, NASCAR on FOX, and his wife, Marcy, founded Autism Delaware in 1998. It has raised more than $5 million and served more than 1,000 children …

I on NASCAR: What in the World is Going on in Daytona Beach?

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Column By Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Getty Images/NASCAR Photo — I am a die-hard NASCAR fan. I am not at all ashamed of that and will defend the sport proudly. I love the history, the tradition, the people, the tracks, the drivers and the excitement. But even the most avid fans and supporters …

NSCS: Tony Stewart Cleared for Sprint Cup Return; Will Drive No. 14 Chevy at Richmond

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KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — NASCAR photo — Smoke has risen again. After missing the first eight races of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, three-time series champion Tony Stewart will make his long-awaited return to the cockpit of the No. 14 Mobil 1 Advanced Fuel Economy Chevrolet during this weekend’s …

NSCS: Tony Stewart to be Honored at the 36th Annual Speedway Children’s Charities Gala

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CONCORD, N.C. — official track release — Speedway Children’s Charities photo — The 36th annual Sonic Automotive Speedway Children’s Charities Gala presented by The NRA Teach Freedom Foundation will recognize Tony Stewart, one of NASCAR’s great philanthropists, on Wednesday, May 25. Stewart will be honored for his successes on and off the track, including his incredible contributions to Speedway Children’s Charities …