Found September 11, 2013 on Fan View Point:
PLAYERS: Ryan Newman
Newman hopes to be in victory laneat least once in The Chase. Imagine getting that call. You're a lame duck driver, who missed The Chase (best Maxwell Smart voice) by that much. Then on Monday, hey good news buddy, NASCAR puts you in, 'cause ya know what? The other guys cheated.So how did Flyin' Ryan Newman feel about the latest development? “I was really shocked. I knew they wanted to take a stand. I could tell that because of their announcement Sunday that they were reviewing the situation. After collecting all their data and information, they made a decision, but I didn’t know what that decision was going to be. I don’t know if there is a right or wrong decision, but there is a stand that needed to be taken. I commend them for that. It’s tough for me. It was literally the toughest thing I’ve ever had to go through in racing – to have that (Chase berth) taken away from me, in my eyes. In the end, it’s relieving, but it’s not. It’s just a tough situation. Obviously, the...

NASCAR replaces Martin Truex Jr. with Ryan Newman after MWR penalties

Ryan Newman is in, Martin Truex Jr. is out of the Chase for the Sprint Cup after NASCAR penalized Michael Waltrip Racing for manipulating the outcome of last weekend’s race. “It is our determination that the MWR 

Bowyer apologizes in call to Newman

Six months ago, Clint Bowyer and Ryan Newman made plans to do some late September hunting in Wyoming. But Saturday night, Newman and Bowyer were joined together in another way. Newman may have lost a victory when Bowyer spun out late, perhaps as part of an elaborate scheme to alter the finish of the race at Richmond International Raceway and possibly the outcome in the Chase to...

Clint Bowyer called Ryan Newman to apologize

Ryan Newman is in the NASCAR Chase and received an apology from Clint Bowyer for the incidents that happened at Richmond. Just what incidents Bowyer was apologizing for are unknown. Newman told ESPN’s SportsCenter that Bowyer called him after learning that Newman would be added to the Chase for the Sprint Cup at the expense of teammate Martin Truex Jr. The driver of the No. 39...

NASCAR drops the hammer on Michael Waltrip Racing

NASCAR officials made it abundantly clear Monday afternoon that they were not okay with the way Michael Waltrip Racing and its drivers manipulated the end of the Richmond race on Saturday night in order to guarantee teammate Martin Truex, Jr. a spot in the Chase, as it was announced that NASCAR had taken away 50 points from Truex—bumping him out of the Chase in favor of Ryan Newman—as...

Newman To RCR In 2014

Ryan Newman was announced as the new driver of the #31 Caterpillar Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing starting in 2014. While not official, it was alluded to that it is a three-year deal for Newman and the team. Caterpillar was the only sponsor mentioned, but it is thought that Newman[...]

Waltrip: There was no plan to get Truex in Chase

Michael Waltrip, c0-owner of Michael Waltrip Racing spoke out on FOXSports 1 RaceHub where he was interviewed by reporters after NASCAR handed down the biggest penalty in NASCAR history. Waltrip said there was no “master plan” going into Richmond to influence Martin Truex Jr. getting into the Chase for the Sprint Cup. “We didn’t go into that race with a plan of helping Martin...

NASCAR Numbers Game: Newman better positioned for Chase success than Truex

Martin Truex is out and Ryan Newman is in.That’s the call per NASCAR following the stock car equivalent of the Ocean’s Eleven robbery....

Bowyer denies intentional spin at Richmond

Clint Bowyer is denying that he intentionally spun his car in an effort to keep Ryan Newman from winning at Richmond over the weekend. Bowyer was previously scheduled to spend Tuesday at ESPN before NASCAR sanctioned Michael Waltrip Racing for manipulating the outcome of the race. In his first interview, he said he had apologized to Newman in a phone call for bringing out a caution...

Bowyer quite quiet on drama

Clint Bowyer would not say Tuesday whether he intentionally spun his car in an effort to keep Ryan Newman from winning at Richmond. In his first public appearance since NASCAR sanctioned Michael Waltrip Racing, Bowyer was on ESPN as part of a previously scheduled appearance. He said he had apologized to Newman in a phone call, but said it was because the spin cost him a victory...
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