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  • Injured Tony Stewart to miss start of final NASCAR season story has photos
    Updated: Feb-04-16 3:13 pm

    CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Tony Stewart will miss the start of his final NASCAR season after fracturing his back in an accident on an all-terrain vehicle, Stewart-Haas Racing said Thursday.

  • NASCAR's Tony Stewart hospitalized with back injury story has photos
    Updated: Feb-02-16 2:33 pm

    CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart was hospitalized Tuesday with a back injury and Stewart-Haas Racing said the team was unsure of the extent of his injuries just a week before he is expected in Daytona to prepare for his final season in Sprint Cup.

  • Smith delights crowd during off-the-cuff induction speech 
    Updated: Jan-23-16 5:39 pm

    CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Bruton Smith, the colorful chairman of Speedway Motorsports Inc., delighted the audience with an off-the-cuff speech Saturday while accepting his place in NASCAR's Hall of Fame, touching on everything from his building of Charlotte Motor Speedway to his unwavering support of Coca-Cola.

  • Joe Gibbs Racing makes a pair of crew chief changes for 2016 story has photos
    Updated: Jan-19-16 4:36 pm

    CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Joe Gibbs Racing capped 2015 with its first Sprint Cup championship in a decade. Then the team made some major changes to one of the strongest organizations in NASCAR.

  • Abreu's late pass leads to second straight Chili Bowl win 
    Updated: Jan-17-16 1:32 am

    TULSA, Oklahoma - Rico Abreu celebrated one of the biggest victories of his career a year ago at the prestigious Chili Bowl, shortly before making one of the biggest moves of his career.