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Chip Ganassi deflects spotlight to the people behind his powerhouse race teams

...preparation and execution required to win the 24-hour sports car race at the Daytona International Speedway. Those close to...him the winningest car owner in the most-iconic sports car race in the U.S. He had two teams in this year's race...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-01-28/chip-ganassi-deflects-spot
NASCAR, IndyCar drivers team up for victory in Rolex 24 at Daytona

...have any full-time sports car drivers.McMurray became the fourth full-time NASCAR driver to win the iconic sports car race at Daytona International Speedway. Others were Casey Mears, AJ Allmendinger and Juan Pablo Montoya.Moreover, McMurray's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-25/nascar-indycar-drive
NFL domestic violence is top sports story of 2014

...into the fall.7. TONY STEWART: One of NASCAR's biggest stars, Tony Stewart, was taking part in a small sprint car race in upstate New York on Aug. 9 when he struck and killed 20-year-old driver Kevin Ward Jr. A grand jury decided not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-23/nfl-domestic-violence-top-sports-
Cell phones are invaluable to NASCAR crewmen

...Texas Motor Speedway. Television ratings continued to prove U.S. motorsports fans still would rather watch a stock car race.According to Nielsen Media Research, the NASCAR race at Texas drew a 2.8 U.S. rating on ESPN, while the F1 race...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-11-05/cell-phones-are-invaluable
Sprint Cup series had a season to remember in 2014

...car crash a year ago.But his pain turned to agony when his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. Aug. 9 in a sprint car race at Canandaigua (N.Y) Motorsports Park.Stewart and Ward were racing position when they bumped on the frontstretch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-03/sprint-cup-series-had-season-reme
Fourth surgery for Tony Stewart called routine

LAS VEGAS - Tony Stewart has undergone a fourth surgery on the leg he broke last year during a sprint car race in Iowa.Stewart was released from a hospital on Wednesday. He was then headed to Las Vegas to celebrate Stewart-Haas Racing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-12-03/fourth-surgery-tony-stewar
Tony Stewart ready to get back behind the wheel

...Friday, and it will mark the first time TonyStewart's driven a race car since breaking his leg Aug. 5 in a sprint car race.The first lap will be another significant milestone in a recovery that, at times, seemed improbable.It will be a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-02-13/tony-stewart-ready-get-bac
Some tracks change rules after driver Kevin Ward Jr.'s death

...personnel arrive.Tracks around the country have changed their rules in the wake of Kevin Ward Jr.'s death in a sprint car race.Ward was sent into the wall when his car was bumped by Tony Stewart's in a dirt-track race on Saturday night in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-13/some-tracks-change-rules-a
Tony Stewart says he never considered retiring after Kevin Ward Jr.'s death

...was struck and killed by Stewart's car during a sprint car race in upstate New York on Aug. 9."This is what I've...admitted he has not been properly engaged with the four-car race team he co-owns. He missed three races after Ward's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-09-29/tony-stewart-says-he-never
Returning to track remains 'lowest priority' for grieving Tony Stewart

...three-time NASCAR champion has skipped two races since he struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during an Aug. 9 sprint car race. His Stewart-Haas Racing team will not pressure him to return, and wins and trophies and a berth in the important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-18/returning-track-remains-lo