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NASCAR newsmaker

Tony Eury Sr. found himself in a tough spot last week when his son, Tony Eury Jr. (above), was fired as Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s crew chief...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/04/nas_526407.shtml
Nascar
Earnhardt Jr. captures DieHard 250

...625 for the victory, was rarely challenged during the day. "We were just awesome," said an elated Earnhardt. "Tony Eury Sr. (crew chief) and Tony Eury Jr. told me this car was going to be awesome today. They were right." Trailing Earnhardt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/06/oth_232691.shtml
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Spotlight on Tony Eury Sr.

Here is a profile of NASCAR crew chief Tony Eury Sr.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/13/nas_343728.shtml
Nascar
Junior claims sixth victory

...Parts 500 at the Phoenix International Raceway. Earnhardt Jr. wanted to stop for new tires with 29 laps to go, but Tony Eury Sr. told him to stay on the racetrack. Eury Sr. knew track position was more important than new tires in the closing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/08/nas_433810.shtml
Nascar
Earnhardt Jr. tries out another new crew chief

...Earnhardt Jr. dropped the Donald Trump impersonation this year. Scanners no longer sizzle with tirades between him and Tony Eury Sr., his uncle and long-time crew chief, and Tony Eury Jr., his cousin and car chief. And Earnhardt Jr.'s team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/29/nas_454545.shtml
Nascar
Waltrip gears up for work changes

...performance." Eury Jr. moved over to Waltrip's team; his crew chief, Pete Rondeau, left Waltrip for Earnhardt Jr. Tony Eury Sr. was moved from his role as car chief with Earnhardt Jr. to a role with Martin Truex Jr.'s part-time Nextel Cup...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/09/nas_436738.shtml
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NASCAR Newsmaker: Dale Earnhardt Jr.

...certain people like Richie Gilmore, Steve Hmiel and Tony Eury Sr. in positions to try and make decisions based on their...at the same time I am excited about it. Question: Is Tony Eury Sr. going to run JR Motorsports? Earnhardt Jr.: I asked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/05/nas_39887.shtml
Nascar
Earnhardt to field Busch team

...life," he said. "It got rid of the rough edges and put me on a straighter path." Earnhardt said he has approached Tony Eury Sr., currently director of competition at DEI, to run his new Busch program. Eury, who is also Earnhardt's uncle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/24/nas_4435.shtml
Nascar
Sadler stays on a roll

...to reduce speeds. Waltrip tried to pass Earnhardt on the outside groove, and that sent Earnhardt's crew chief, Tony Eury Sr., into a rage. "Apparently Michael doesn't want to be our teammate," Eury Sr. said. That comment upset Waltrip...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/13/nas_404485.shtml
Nascar
Beleaguered Eury seeks redemption

...rookie Cup winner Keselowski. Eury's father is Keselowski's crew chief in the second-tier Nationwide Series. When Tony Eury Sr. won the Nationwide race with Keselowski at Dover International Speedway, he became choked up as he defended his beleaguered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/10/nas_540381.shtml
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