Unshaven and with a quivering voice, NASCAR superstar Tony Stewart said the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will “affect my life forever” as he returned to the track Friday for the first time since his car struck and killed the fellow driver during a sprint race in New York three weeks ago.
Kyle Busch made a little history at a pretty big track.
Jimmie Johnson won his sixth NASCAR championship in eight years Sunday, staking his claims as one of the most dominant competitors in sports history.
A big first for Danica Patrick, but an even bigger second for Jimmie Johnson.
The 54 annual Daytona 500 was anything but ordinary. There was rain, fire, soap suds and fog in this truly bizarre race. When it was all over, Matt Kenseth was the only sure thing.
Jimmie Johnson wasn’t the best all year. Not even close. When it mattered, though, he couldn’t be beat. For the fifth consecutive year.