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Grand jury to decide if Tony Stewart is charged

A grand jury will decide whether Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York, a prosecutor said Tuesday.Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo said he made the decision...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-09-16/grand-jury-decide-if-tony-
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
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
NASCAR adds rule on exiting cars after crashes

...meetings with drivers about on-track accidents."Last Saturday, Tony Stewart's car struck and killed Ward at a sprint car race in Canandaigua, N.Y. After Stewart appeared to clip Ward's car, sending it spinning, Ward left the car during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-15/nascar-adds-rule-exiting-c
Tony Stewart pulls out of race after fatality

...Saturday's crash came almost exactly a year after Stewart suffered a compound fracture to his right leg in a sprint car race in Iowa.The injury cost him the second half of the NASCAR season and sidelined him during NASCAR's important Chase...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-10/tony-stewart-pulls-out-race-
Overtime

...his former driver. Stewart has been in insolation since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. in an Aug. 8 sprint car race."I didn't feel like it was the right time (to call him), but we're all praying for him," Gibbs said. "We...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-19/overtime
Fryer: Tony Stewart will always stay true to dirt-track roots

...tracks. Why not stay in his lavish motorhome at Watkins Glen and rest up for the big race?Because there was a sprint car race nearby. Because he had a car calling his name. And because it's his life and he's going to live it anyway he pleases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-11/fryer-tony-stewart-will-al
Brickyard wins over NASCAR drivers like Tony Stewart

...slowly changed after he watched a replay of the first stock car race at the famed Brickyard in 1994.Now it's revered home...dreaming about the Indianapolis 500.He won the first stock car race at Indianapolis and still is amazed by the reaction he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-23/brickyard-wins-over-nascar
Changes to the NASCAR schedule might not happen

...their community to present themselves as the frontrunner to have the Super Bowl. Why not do that with our final stock car race?"You know, the Chase, I think Chicago is a great place to start it off. Those Chase races are valuable. And could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-30/changes-nascar-schedule-mi
Change in approach key to Jimmie Johnson's success at Brickyard

...John Wayne Walding 400 in his first four races, he finally figured out the way he approached the second-biggest stock car race of the year was wrong.And since the famed racetrack wasn't going to change, he had to make changes."There's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-26/change-approach-key-jimmie