Ryan Newman, Stewart-Haas Racing
Mon, 09 Sep 2013 17:07:43 -0700
Stewart-Haas Racing driver Ryan Newman has made the Chase, after NASCAR penalized Michael Waltrip Racing $300,000 and docked each driver on the team 50 points. Martin Truex Jr. had previously been determined to have made the Chase, beating out Newman on a tiebreaker, but it was determined that MWR driver Clint Bowyer intentionally spun his tires on a restart to help his teammate, violating Section 12-4 (Actions detrimental to stock car racing).
Mon, 09 Sep 2013 17:02:32 -0700
Richard Childress Racing announced Monday, Sept. 9, that Ryan Newman will replace Jeff Burton on the team in 2014, driving the No. 31 car next season. "Our conversations matured over time. After Loudon (July 14) when I was told what I wasn't going to be doing, the conversations intensified," Newman said.
Mon, 09 Sep 2013 16:59:10 -0700
Michael Waltrip Racing was fined $300,000 by NASCAR, and all three drivers were docked 50 points. That means Martin Truex Jr. is out of the Chase, and Stewart-Haas Racing driver Ryan Newman is in. The penalties and fine were a result of what was determined to be an intentional spin on a restart by teammate Clint Bowyer.
Wed, 04 Sep 2013 11:03:49 -0700
Richard Childress Racing driver Jeff Burton will not return to the team for the 2014 Sprint Cup season, the team announced Wednesday, Sept. 4. Rumors are that Stewart-Haas Racing driver Ryan Newman is a candidate to replace Burton in the No. 31 car next season. A report suggested that Burton could move to Swan Racing and drive the No. 30 car.
Mon, 22 Oct 2012 10:30:12 -0700
Stewart-Haas Racing announced that crew chief Tony Gibson, the crew chief for driver Ryan Newman, will move to work with driver Danica Patrick in the No. 10 Chevrolet for the final two Sprint Cup races of the season. Matt Borland, the vice president of competition, will become Newman's crew chief in the No. 39 Chevy starting next weekend at Martinsville.
Wed, 03 Oct 2012 08:59:25 -0700
Stewart-Haas Racing announced Wednesday, Oct. 3, that Quicken Loans has been added as a sponsor for driver Ryan Newman for 18 races next season in the Sprint Cup Series. The team is also working on a sponsorship deal Bass Pro Shops to replace some of the 22 races left open for driver Tony Stewart after Office Depot leaves this season. Newman could also have a new crew chief next year, with crew chief Tony Gibson and the No. 39 crew moving to help out with driver Danica Patrick in her first full-time ride in the Cup Series.
Mon, 01 Oct 2012 09:27:04 -0700
Stewart-Haas Racing driver Danica Patrick is scheduled to work with crew chief Tony Gibson and the rest of driver Ryan Newman's pit crew as she moves to a full-time Sprint Cup ride next season. "She needs a team that is really solid," Gibson said. "We've been together 11 years. We've been through Michael Waltrip, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Mark Martin, Regan Smith and Aric Almirola. No matter what, this team sticks together and we're a solid group of guys." Patrick's best finish in the Cup Series this year was 25th at Chicagoland.
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 08:54:32 -0700
Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin, Roush Fenway Racing driver Greg Biffle, Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., Roush Fenway Racing driver Matt Kenseth, Hendrick Motorsports driver Jimmie Johnson, Michael Waltrip Racing driver Martin Truex Jr., Penske Championship Racing driver Brad Keselowski, Michael Waltrip Racing driver Clint Bowyer and Richard Childress Racing driver Kevin Harvick are the nine drivers that have clinched a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Stewart-Haas Racing driver Tony Stewart and Hendrick Motorsports driver Kasey Kahne are in the 10th and 11th spots currently. Stewart-Haas Racing driver Ryan Newman, Hendrick Motorsports driver Jeff Gordon, Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose, Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch and Joe Gibbs Racing driver Joey Logano are fighting for the final playoff spot.
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 08:52:20 -0700
Stewart-Haas Racing agreed to a one-year contract extension with driver Ryan Newman Thursday, Sept. 6, and an official announcement is expected to come this weekend. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Tue, 14 Aug 2012 09:05:10 -0700
Stewart-Haas Racing are 100 percent focused on keeping driver Ryan Newman with the team and in the No. 39 car for next year's Sprint Cup season. Newman is a candidate for the No. 22 car at Penske Championship Racing, too. "My goal is to stay at Stewart-Haas and keep doing what we're doing, and we're working on that," Newman said. The two sides are close to an extension that could be announced sometime this week.
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