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I am a fan of both, though one whose faith in the man and the sport is shaken today.(The otherwise middling driver Marcos Ambrose has taken the last two.) But in 2009, Stewart danced to victory, for a record fifth time at the track.* Stewart is old school in another way: He always wants to be racing.This, too, is attractive to Stewart’s fans: Unlike some of the more buff and bouffanted drivers on NASCAR’s premier circuit, Stewart remembers his roots, and loves to compete on dirt tracks in small towns where there’s nothing at stake for him but pride.He appeared to be looking to confront Stewart, who he likely blamed for the wreck.A couple of cars whizzed by the clearly incensed driver, but Stewart’s car hit Ward, sending the 20-year-old to his tragic death.
It’s as if Carmelo Anthony, between Knicks games, played pick-up on the Red Hook courts.