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WATKINS GLEN, NY - AUGUST 07: Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet, sits in his car in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International on August 7, 2015 in Watkins Glen, New York. (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Fallen Sprint Car Drivers’ Parents Say Stewart ‘Lost His Temper’

The parents of a sprint car driver struck and killed last year by Tony Stewart believe a wrongful death lawsuit is the only way to hold the NASCAR star accountable.

08/14/2015

DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 21:  Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops / Mobil 1 Chevrolet, sits in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 21, 2014 in Daytona Beach, Florida.  (Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

Family Files Wrongful-Death Suit Against NASCAR Driver Tony Stewart

The family of a young driver struck and killed by Tony Stewart’s car on an upstate New York dirt track filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the NASCAR star Friday.

08/07/2015

Cheez-It 355 At The Glen - Practice

NASCAR’s Tony Stewart Skips 3rd Straight Race Since Ward’s Death

Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race he’s skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race.

08/20/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 08: A fan reacts as Johnny Manziel of the Texas A&M Aggies is picked #22 overall by the Cleveland Browns during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City.

8 People In Sports Who Need To Be Doused With Ice Water

Everyone’s taking up the ice bucket challenge. But some people in the sports world need ice water dumped on them.

08/15/2014

Pepsi Max 400

Criminal Charge Possible For Nascar’s Tony Stewart In Ward Death

Tony Stewart could still face criminal charges for running down Kevin Ward Jr. with his sprint car, even if the three-time NASCAR champion didn’t mean to kill Ward, hurt him or even scare him.

08/12/2014

Cheez-It 355 At The Glen - Practice

Team: Stewart Won’t Race Sunday After Fatal Crash

Tony Stewart will not race Sunday following the death of a sprint car driver who was struck and killed by Stewart at an upstate New York dirt track.

08/10/2014

Cheez-It 355 At The Glen - Practice

Driver Struck By NASCAR’s Tony Stewart On Dirt Track Dies

Late Saturday night, CBSLA confirmed that Stewart was racing on a dirt track in upstate New York and was involved in an incident that could lead to his possible arrest.

08/09/2014

Huge crowds in Fontana enjoyed a weekend of top-notch racing. (credit: Fox Sports)

NASCAR Brings Out Banner Crowds In Fontana

One of the sports’ biggest crowds in years attended a NASCAR race in Fontana Sunday afternoon.

03/24/2013

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Tony Stewart Wins At Fontana

When dark clouds ominously obscured majestic Mount Baldy north of Auto Club Speedway early in Sunday’s race, NASCAR’s drivers all realized they were probably in for a short day on a long track.

03/25/2012

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Jaime Maggio Talks With Nascar Star Tony Stewart

Tony Stewart outdueled points leader Jimmie Johnson on a late restart and pulled away for his first career Sprint Cup win at Auto Club Speedway on Sunday in Fontana.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/10/2010

Pepsi Max 400

Tony Stewart Wins At Fontana

Tony Stewart outdueled points leader Jimmie Johnson on a late restart and pulled away for his first career Sprint Cup win at Auto Club Speedway on Sunday.

10/10/2010