Posts Tagged NASCAR

SHR executive VP says Stewart grieving

Stewart-Haas Racing executive vice president Brett Frood, left, speaks during a news conference as crew chief Greg Zipadelli looks on, at right, at Michigan International Speedway on Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. Tony Stewart will not race Sunday at Michigan International Speedway, skipping a second straight NASCAR Sprint Cup race since striking and killing a driver in a dirt-track race at a small New York track. Jeff Burton will drive Stewart's No. 14 Chevrolet in Michigan. (AP Photo/The Jackson Citizen Patriot, Brian Smith) ALL LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; ALL LOCAL INTERNET OUT

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Tony Stewart is skipping a second straight Sprint Cup race, and it is not clear when the NASCAR star might return after he struck and killed a driver at a dirt-track race in New York last weekend.

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Harvick adds UFC star Miesha Tate to group

Kevin Harvick flexed his business muscle and added UFC star Miesha Tate to his growing roster at KHI Management.

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Stewart sitting out Michigan after dirt-car death

In this Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 photograph, Tony Stewart stands in the garage area after a practice session for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Watkins Glen International, in Watkins Glen N.Y.  Stewart struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr., 20, a sprint car driver who had climbed from his car and was on the track trying to confront Stewart during a race at Canandaigua Motorsports Park in upstate New York on Saturday night. Ontario County Sheriff Philip Povero said his department's investigation is not criminal and that Stewart was "fully cooperative" and appeared "very upset" over what had happened. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart will not race Sunday at Michigan International Speedway, skipping a second straight NASCAR Sprint Cup race since striking and killing a driver in a dirt-track race at a small New York track.

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Ex-NASCAR driver charged in chase nears deal

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A former NASCAR driver who authorities say evaded police during a 150-mph chase through parts of Nevada, Arizona and Utah last year is nearing a resolution of his case.

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Harvick crew chief fined $25K for rule violation

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR fined Kevin Harvick’s crew chief $25,000 for unapproved weight in his No. 4 Chevrolet at the Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen International.

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