Stewart has a new attitude, but maintaining same philosophy

Driver and owner Tony Stewart knows he carries a lot more responsibility now as the face of Stewart-Haas Racing. Luckily for him, his philosophy -- to drive for wins every week -- doesn't have to change, writes Marty Smith.

Originally Published: December 10, 2008
By Marty Smith | ESPN.com

The string of blazing spotlights that rimmed the ceiling glared down on Tony Stewart like the French fry heater at Dairy Queen. Tiny sweat beads shimmered on his forehead, but he was cooler than a triple-thick milkshake.

A swarm of bored, burnt scribes wondered this and that about him and his new endeavor, Stewart-Haas Racing. He'd said since midsummer that the double life he was leading wouldn't alter his focus. From Friday through Sunday, it was all about the 20 car. ...

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