Stewart Has Indy 500 Offers From Andretti, Rahal, Penske, Others, Says 2020 Race Most Likely

INDIANAPOLIS – Any time we’re at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, we can’t avoid talks of the Indianapolis 500. Well, Tony Stewart spoke to the prerace show on NBC Sports during Sunday’s rain delay and he talked about the potential of him returning to the Verizon IndyCar Series one day to try the world’s most famous race again. Stewart, told reporters during the unveiling of the new Ford Mustang for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series in Michigan a month ago that he wouldn’t rule out a return to the Indy 500.…

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Mobil 1 The Grid Looks At Almirola’s 2018 Season And How Well He’s Adapted To His New Team At SHR

Mobil 1 The Grid knocked out it of the park again. This weeks feature takes a look at Aric Almirola and how well he’s done in his first season in the No. 10 Ford with Stewart-Haas Racing. While Almirola is the only driver among the four at SHR to not win a race during the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, the newcomer to the organization still stamped his name into the playoffs last weekend in Darlington. M1TG shot a feature with Almirola and team owner Tony Stewart about…

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Could 2019 Indy 500 Have Alonso, Stewart and Castroneves?

INDIANAPOLIS – Fernando Alonso’s highly anticipated announcement was made on Tuesday and that was that he will leave Formula One at the end of the 2018 season. While he didn’t announce his next endeavor, racing somewhere will be in the mix. He’s not retiring. With Alonso making it crystal clear that his No. 1 priority is to win the “Triple Crown” another shot at the Indianapolis 500 is highly likely. He’s already won two of the three races with Indy the only one eluding him. So, with him departure from F1,…

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Stewart Doesn’t Rule Out Return To Indy 500 And Other INDYCAR Races, Possibly As Early As 2019

Ford unveiled their new 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series car on Thursday afternoon in Michigan but Tony Stewart made comments that sent shockwaves through the racing community. Stewart, while having a big role in the unveiling, discussed a potential return to an INDYCAR seat in the very near future. That just shows you how popular the Verizon IndyCar Series is becoming. Stewart, now an owner in NASCAR, is powered by Ford. The manufacturer isn’t involved in INDYCAR anymore. But on such a big day for them, Stewart is discussing…

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Starting In Bristol, Chase Briscoe To Race For His Hero Tony Stewart In Select XFINITY Series Races In 2018

As Chase Briscoe climbs the racing ladder toward his ultimate goal of competing in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, the 23-year-old from Mitchell, Indiana, will grab a few rungs at Stewart-Haas Racing with Biagi-DenBeste (SHR). The championship-winning NASCAR team will field Briscoe in five NASCAR Xfinity Series races in 2018, beginning with the April 14 Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway. Briscoe will drive the No. 98 Ford Performance Ford Mustang alongside SHR teammate Cole Custer in the No. 00 Haas Automation Ford Mustang.

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With Danica Walking Away Now, NASCAR Loses Powerful Punch of Drivers After Sunday in Homestead

Homestead, Fla – We already knew in the spring that the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season would be Dale Earnhardt Jr’s swan song. He revealed that he was stepping away from NASCAR’s premiere series after this year. But, a few weeks ago, Matt Kenseth also announced that he too is walking away from the Cup Series for 2018. While he didn’t call it a “retirement” per say, he did say that he’s no longer actively pursuing a ride in NASCAR’s premiere series next year. Now, Danica Patrick also made…

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Tony Stewart On The Verge Of A 3rd Cup Championship As An Owner In 7 Years, 2017 Could Cap Banner Year For SHR

When you look at the “big” teams in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, Hendrick Motorsports, Joe Gibbs Racing and Team Penske are pretty much the “big 3” in the sport. Each, are top dogs for their own manufacturers. Back in the 70s, 80s and 90s, it was Richard Petty Motorsports and Richard Childress Racing. Then, it was made into those three. But, one team owner is saying not so fast. Tony Stewart bought into Gene Haas’ racing team for the 2009 season. He left a stable ride at JGR…

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Tony Stewart Hints About Possible Return To NASCAR

Wednesday was all about Stewart-Haas Racing and Aric Almirola. The organization announced that they have signed Almirola and Smithfield as a driver/sponsorship combination to replace Danica Patrick in the No. 10 Ford for the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. But, it was Tony Stewart himself who dropped a huge hint on a possible return to NASCAR in the near future. When Almirola was asked in his press conference about the possibility of racing in the NASCAR XFINITY Series with the team too, it was Stewart to chimed in…

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Tony Stewart Issues Statement On Danica Patrick Departure

On Tuesday afternoon, Danica Patrick announced via her social media channels that she won’t be returning to Stewart-Haas Racing in 2018. It didn’t come as much of a surprise either as it was widely rumored that her tenure with the team would be coming to an end. With success at a minimum and sponsorship virtually gone, the days of her future with SHR were numbered. But, that didn’t stop Tony Stewart from personally writing a statement saying that despite this tough business decision, he still looks at her the same…

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Clint Bowyer a Big Sleeper To Win This Weekend in Sonoma

At Sonoma, it’s hard to pinpoint a favorite to win there. Road course races are extremely difficult to give an educated guess on what would happen. But, the usual suspects will be brought up this weekend anyways. One driver though that most will overlook and can easily come in and not just win on Sunday, but steal a playoff berth as well is Clint Bowyer. It’s no secret, this year has been much better for Bowyer. After two miserable years with Michael Waltrip Racing, then one dismal year last year…

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