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Stewart withdraws from dirt race at Plymouth Speedway

Posted On August 11, 2014

Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - After not competing in Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Watkins Glen International, Tony Stewart has decided not to participate in an upcoming winged sprint car event in Plymouth, Indiana. Stewart struck and killed 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race on Saturday night at Canandaigua (N.Y.) Motorsports Park,…

Stewart withdrawals from dirt race at Plymouth Speedway

Posted On August 11, 2014

Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - After not competing in Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Watkins Glen International, Tony Stewart has decided not to participate in an upcoming winged sprint car event in Plymouth, Indiana. Stewart struck and killed 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race on Saturday night at Canandaigua (N.Y.) Motorsports Park,…

No Charges Pending After Tony Stewart Hits, Kills Dirt-Track Driver

Posted On August 10, 2014

(Canandaigua, NY) -- Authorities in New York say there's no evidence of criminal intent following last night's fatal accident at a New York race track involving NASCAR champion Tony Stewart. Fellow driver Kevin Ward Junior was struck and killed by Stewart's car as he walked on the dirt track. Ward had just crashed and was…

Allmendinger outruns Ambrose for Watkins Glen win

Posted On August 10, 2014

Watkins Glen, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - On a somber day of racing on Sunday, A.J. Allmendinger became a first-time race winner in the Sprint Cup Series after holding off Marcos Ambrose in a two-lap shootout to the finish in the Cheez-It 355 at the Glen at Watkins Glen International. Allmendinger's maiden Sprint Cup victory in his…

Newman, McDowell involved in hard crash at Watkins Glen

Posted On August 10, 2014

Watkins Glen, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - A horrifying accident involving Ryan Newman and Michael McDowell forced NASCAR officials to stop Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Watkins Glen International for a lengthy period of time. Neither Newman nor McDowell was injured during the wreck. But it did force officials to display the red flag for about…