Tony Stewart announced Friday that he has hired two NASCAR veterans for his Stewart-Haas Racing team. Bobby Hutchens, formerly the vice president of competition at Dale Earnhardt Inc., will serve as director of competition at SHR. Tony Gibson, who is the crew chief for DEI's No. 8 team, will serve as crew chief for Ryan Newman and his No. 39 Chevy team in 2009. Read more here.
-- Michele Vincze