Stewart-Haas Racing

Ty Dillon

Youngster Takes Reigns of Stewart’s No. 14 Chevrolet SS at Atlanta KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina (Feb. 24, 2015) – Ty Dillon will pilot the No. 14 Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Chevrolet SS when it hits the pavement for this weekend’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Regular driver Tony Stewart’s off-season injury has shuffled the Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) team’s driver lineup at the 1.54-mile ultra-fast track. Instead of the three-time series champion Stewart, the 23-year-old Dillon, one of the sport’s brightest young stars, will drive the No. 14 Chevrolet in just his ninth career Sprint Cup start. Dillon drove the No. 95 Chevrolet SS to a 25th-place finish for Circle Sport-Leavine Family Racing in Sunday’s 58th Daytona 500. [...]

Ty Dillon 2016-12-23T19:20:26+00:00

Stewart-Haas Racing Switches to Ford in 2017

Team Will Field Ford Fusions in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Feb. 24, 2016) – Stewart-Haas Racing, winners of two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championships and 30 point-paying races, will campaign Ford Fusions beginning in 2017. The four-car team will compete with Ford engines prepared by Roush Yates Engines. “I am proud of our association with Chevrolet as they helped build our organization into the team it is today,” said Tony Stewart, co-owner, Stewart-Haas Racing. “This new partnership with Ford allows us to strengthen our position in the sport and ensure the long-term stability and success for everyone who is a part of Stewart-Haas Racing.” “Motorsports is an extremely challenging environment where in order to maintain success you have to [...]

Stewart-Haas Racing Switches to Ford in 2017 2016-12-23T19:20:26+00:00

Brian Vickers 26th in Daytona 500

Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet SS Starts 18th in Sunday's Daytona 500 Date: Feb. 21, 2016 Event: 58th Daytona 500 Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Location: Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway (2.5-mile oval) Start/Finish: 18th/26th (Running, completed 200 of 200 laps) Winner: Denny Hamlin of Joe Gibbs Racing (Toyota) Brian Vickers, driver of the No. 14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), finished 26th in Sunday’s 58th Daytona 500 at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway. Vickers spent the closing laps of NASCAR’s most prestigious race battling with the leaders. If the high lane had worked better in the closing laps, the results could have been spectacular. Crew chief Mike Bugarewicz’s decision to take two tires during a caution with 44 [...]

Brian Vickers 26th in Daytona 500 2016-12-23T19:20:26+00:00

Brian Vickers Eighth in Can-Am Duel at Daytona

Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet SS Starts 18th in Sunday's Daytona 500 Date: Feb. 18, 2016 Event: Race No. 2 of the Can-Am Duel at Daytona (non-points qualifying races for the 58th Daytona 500) Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Location: Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway (2.5-mile oval) Start/Finish: 22nd/8th (Running, completed 60 of 60 laps) Winner: Can Am Duel No. 1 - Dale Earnhardt Jr. of Hendrick Motorsports (Chevrolet) Can Am Duel No. 2 - Kyle Busch of Joe Gibbs Racing (Toyota) Brian Vickers, driver of the No. 14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), finished eighth in the second of the two Can-Am Duel qualifying races Thursday night at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway. The finish means [...]

Brian Vickers Eighth in Can-Am Duel at Daytona 2016-03-01T19:23:08+00:00

VICTORY RECAP & NEWS COVERAGE: Schatz, Kinser & Media

Donny Schatz recently won his 30th World of Outlaws (WoO) Sprint Car Series A-main of the 2015 season at Berlin Raceway in Marne, Mich., on Sat., Sept. 26. Using a last lap, last corner pass to earn the win, Schatz became only the second driver in series history to earn 30 or more victories in a single season. (Steve Kinser achieved the feat in 1992, ending that season with 31 wins. Kinser also did it in 1987 [46 wins] and 1991 [36 wins].) Schatz and the No. 15 Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing team continue on a torrid pace in 2015, as they lead the series standings with 9,706 points, holding a lead of 459 points over second place, Shane Stewart. Only seven [...]

VICTORY RECAP & NEWS COVERAGE: Schatz, Kinser & Media 2016-12-23T19:20:34+00:00