Stewart breaks silence about Ward

Aug 30, 2014

Stewart breaks silence about Ward

Tony Stewart took his seat on the podium — unshaven, his eyes glassy — and unfolded a sheet of paper. His voice quivered as he read, pausing to maintain his composure as he described the death of a driver he hit as “one of ...

Stewart to return to NASCAR track

Aug 29, 2014

Stewart to return to NASCAR track

Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race. The three-time NASCAR champion has not raced since his car hit Kevin Ward ...

NASCAR star involved in death on racetrack

Aug 11, 2014

NASCAR star involved in death on racetrack

The collision was as common as any in racing. Kevin Ward Jr.’s car spun twice like a top, wheels hugging the wall, before it plopped backward on the dimly lit dirt track. In a sport steeped with bravado, what happened next was another familiar, ...

NASCAR's Stewart strikes, kills driver at New York track

Aug 10, 2014

NASCAR's Stewart strikes, kills driver at New York track

Witnesses say NASCAR star Tony Stewart struck another driver, Kevin Ward Jr., at a New York dirt track Saturday, a year after he was involved in another crash that left a young woman dead. Authorities say they are investigating the crash at Canandaigua Motorsports ...