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The reasons Tony Stewart decided to settle the Ward Jr. lawsuit

Tony Stewart testified that he did nothing wrong when his sprint car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. nearly four years ago. He has called the tragedy a "100 percent" accident. But he has settled a wrongful death lawsuit brought by Ward's parents for an undisclosed amount. The Wards alleged that Ste


Lance Dewease Wins the Tommy Hinnershitz Memorial and Earns the PA Posse a Victory vs. the All Stars

Tony Stewart's All-Star Circuit of Champions started their first trip to Central PA on Friday night at Williams Grove Speedway. Forty-six sprint cars were checked in, making it the highest car count for the All-Stars since Tony Stewart took over the series. With the Tommy Hinnershitz Memorial victor


Kevin Ward's family says it settled with Tony Stewart due to financial reasons

The family of Kevin Ward said in court Thursday that it had agreed to a settlement with three-time Cup Series champion Tony Stewart because of financial reasons. The Ward family filed a wrongful death suit against Stewart after Kevin's death on Aug. 9, 2014. Kevin Ward died when he was struck by the


Tony Stewart, parents of Kevin Ward Jr. reach settlement, but judge waiting to dismiss lawsuit

Tony Stewart and the parents of Kevin Ward Jr. appeared Thursday in U.S. District Court to inform a judge in Utica, New York, that they had reached a settlement in the wrongful death lawsuit the family brought against Stewart. Ward was struck and killed by Stewart's car during a sprint car race on A


NASCAR champ Tony Stewart settles wrongful death lawsuit with Kevin Ward's family

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart has agreed to settle a wrongful death lawsuit brought by the parents of Kevin Ward Jr., a sprint car racer who was hit and killed by Stewart's car during a 2014 race in upstate New York. Details of the agreement were not announced Thursday at a hearing in fede


Tony Stewart, Kevin Ward Jr.'s family agree to settlement in wrongful death case

Tony Stewart and the parents of Kevin Ward Jr. have agreed to terms in the wrongful death suit filed against the former NASCAR driver. Tony Stewart, Kevin Ward Jr.'s family agree to settlement in wrongful death case According to the Associated Press, details surrounding the agreement were not releas


Judge Orders Tony Stewart, Ward Family To Attend Hearing

Both Tony Stewart and the Ward family agreed to settle their dispute over Kevin Ward's tragic death privately, but Judge Hurd who is presiding over the case rejected their requestto pass on today's hearing. The judge said that both parties still need to attend in person at 2p today in order for him


Tony Stewart settles lawsuit in race track death

In this Aug. 5, 2013 photo, three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart, third from left, is loaded into an ambulance after being involved in a four-car wreck at Southern Iowa Speedway in Oskaloosa, Iowa. A... more


NASCAR Champ Tony Stewart: Drivers Take on Full-Size Cars Too Young

With racers in late-model racing ranks getting younger and younger, NASCAR team owner and retired three-time NASCAR championship driver Tony Stewart became the second NASCAR star to voice his concern over kids climbing into full-size race cars for competition, following recent comments made by 2015


TMS notebook: Admiration is mutual between Sam Hafertepe Jr. and Tony Stewart; Daniel Suarez racing for a noble cause

On Thursday, Suarez visited Cook Children's Medical Center in Fort Worth and gave Ace a $100,000 donation from Stanley. Cook Children's is part of the Children's Miracle Network. Four children from Cook helped design the paint scheme for Suarez' car. "I feel like I'm fortunate enough to be in this p


Tony Stewart Sued For Wrongful Death By Family Of Kevin Ward, Jr.

The family of Kevin Ward, Jr., the young man killed during last year’s sprint car race at Canandaigua Motorsports Park, has filed a lawsuit against NASCAR driver Tony Stewart. Stewart’s car struck and killed Ward during a caution period, as Ward had gotten out of his car during a race.


Tony Stewart, family of Kevin Ward Jr. settle wrongful death lawsuit

Tony Stewart and the family of Kevin Ward Jr., a racecar driver Stewart struck and killed during a sprint car race in 2014, have agreed to settle a wrongful death lawsuit. A hearing in U.S. District Court in Utica, N.Y., is set for April 12 to place terms and conditions of the settlement on the reco


Tony Stewart settles wrongful death suit filed by family of Kevin Ward Jr., will avoid trial

A wrongful death lawsuit against three-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Tony Stewart has been settled out of court, according to a published report. USA Today is reporting this week that a hearing is scheduled for April 12 at U.S. District Court in Utica, New York, to finalize "terms and conditions o


Tony Stewart reaches settlement in wrongful death lawsuit

Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops / Mobil 1 Chevrolet, climbs into his car prior to practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 29, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. (Jamie Squire / Getty Images) The family of a race car driver fatally injured wh


retired from Cup Series competition after the 2016 season. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)

According to ESPN, a settlement hearing is set for April 12 regarding the pending agreement. Ward’s family filed a civil suit against Stewart in 2015 after Stewart struck and killed Ward in a sprint car race on Aug. 9, 2014 at Canandaigua Motorsports Park in upstate New York." class="canvas-atom can


Tony Stewart Settling the Kevin Ward Jr Wrongful Death Suit

It's been nearly 4 years since Kevin Ward Jr. was killed at Canandaigua Motorsports Park after being struck by a car driven by NASCAR legend, Tony Stewart. The accident happened in August of 2014 and Ward's family filed a wrongful death suit in August the following year. After years of court hearing


Grateful Clint Bowyer says Tony Stewart could have put 'anybody' in his old car

KANNAPOLIS, NC - SEPTEMBER 30: Clint Bowyer speaks with the media as Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet and co-owner of Stewart-Haas Racing, looks on during a press conference announcing the retirement of Stewart on September 30, 2015 in Kannapolis, North Carolina. Stewart


Clint Bowyer admits he panicked after joining Stewart-Haas in 2017

Clint Bowyer was feeling the pressure during his first year at Stewart-Haas Racing. Bowyer, who won Monday's race at Martinsville to snap a 190-race winless streak, admitted in his jubilant post-race press conference Monday that he was stressed out in 2017 after replacing Tony Stewart in the No. 14


ROTHERHAM ROARS: ASD Lighting celebrates 35 years with record turnover and staff

After 35 years as boss of ASD Lighting, Tony Stewart still has the hunger and the drive - as shown by his firm's record turnover and staff numbers. The company, based on Barbot Hall Industrial Estate, has boosted turnover by 20 per cent in the last year, to hit 30m. At the same time it created 40 jo


Jeff Gordon, Tony Stewart elected to IMS Hall of Fame

Five-time Brickyard winner Jeff Goron and two-time winner Tony Stewart have been elected to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame, marking the first time a member of the NASCAR community has been given the honor. Starting with this year's ballot, which was due in February, voting for the IMS