Tony Stewart returning to NASCAR this weekend

Posted at 4:53 PM, Aug 28, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-28 17:00:00-04

HAMPTON, Ga. — Tony Stewart will return to racing this weekend at the Aug. 31 race at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Stewart-Haas racing announced Thursday.

Stewart sat out the past three races after he struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. Aug. 9 during a race at Canandaigua Motorsports Park in New York.