Tony Qualified: 15th
Tony Finished: 28th
Points: 269 points (26th in the standings)
So this week was a bit wet- turning the Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan into the Quicken Loans 276. Races that are delayed by rain can be a pain- but races that are red flagged three different times for weather are a snoozefest for those of us at home but at least we were dry! I felt bad for those out there in the elements at Michigan- especially those in the campgrounds! Kudos for those of you that stuck it out in the miserable weather! I guess mother nature is not a race fan.
I had high hopes for Tony Stewart’s race at Michigan. Tony qualified 15th. Not too bad. When the green flag initially few though- Tony started dropping back and over the scanner reported that the car was really loose. I shook my head and told myself that is what I get for being optimistic. But then Tony radioed in to Chad and said that he had used the track bar adjuster and it seemed to be helping. Then the first caution flew which turned into a red flag eleven laps into the race. (more…)