Tony Stewart Will Not Race On Sunday [Twitter Reacts]


Tony Stewart will not race at Watkins Glen International on Sunday.

Greg Zipadelli, vice president of competition for Stewart-Haas Racing, initially said that it would be “business as usual” following the crash that killed 20-year-old driver Kevin Ward Jr. but Stewart and Zipadelli have apparently changed their minds.

Zipadelli said: “Chase) is the furthest thing from our minds right now.”

Ward Jr. was killed on Saturday night during the sprint car race. Ward jr. was spun out by Stewart during the race. When Ward got out of his car to voice his displeasure, he was struck by Stewart’s car and killed.

Several people on twitter are blaming Stewart for the incident.

https://twitter.com/bloodnboness/status/498482340029816832

https://twitter.com/jill_colton/status/498482477082497025

Others feel that Tony Stewart should not be punished because Ward Jr. went onto the track during a race.

https://twitter.com/missadelgado/status/498484839545589760

NASCAR has not announced any punishment against Stewart but their is a an ongoing investigation into the crash. Ontario County (N.Y.) Sheriff Philip C. Povero said: “This is an ongoing investigation of an on-track crash.”

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