Ryan Newman and his family take part in Indianapolis’ winning tradition — kissing the bricks — after he captured his 17th career Sprint Cup Series win. (Photo Credit: Streeter Lecka/NASCAR via Getty Images).
By: Toby Christie – Follow on Twitter @Tobalical
Motorsports, what a sport of brutal heartbreak and injustice.
Ryan Newman, who just captured his 17th-career Sprint Cup Series victory in the Brickyard 400 of all places, currently heads into 2014 without a ride. The win marks his first of 2013, and it’s now the fourth-consecutive season in which Newman has notched a victory in NASCAR’s elite series. Oh and he has two Chase appearances in the last four years, and after the latest victory he is now in great position to make the Chase again.
You have to look no further than Newman’s current team — Stewart-Haas Racing — to understand the injustice of modern day racing.
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