“It’s just an unbelievable tragedy,” Greg Zipadelli, Stewart-Haas Racing Vice President of Competition said. “Our hearts go out to Kevin and his family. Thoughts and prayers. This is a very tough, very emotional time for everybody." Tony Stewart co-owns four NASCAR Sprint Cup cars under the Stewart-Haas Racing name.
Ten fans were injured, but none seriously, when a camera cable fell during the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday. And apparently it was a bit more harrowing than you might expect for the fans sitting directly UNDER the cable.
Brian McKnight performed the National Anthem with two of his sons before a NASCAR event yesterday. But one of the boys was wearing a hat, and just before they started, someone yelled at him to, quote, "Get that [crap] off your head!"