Remember 30 Odd 6 during the season, which focused on the 30th driver in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series? This is the same idea, only for retiring or retired drivers instead. He retired from driving in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series after 2016, but he’s still extremely active in both NASCAR and sprint car racing.
Name: Tony Stewart
Hometown: Columbus, IN
Team: Stewart-Haas Racing
- He’s officially engaged! His fiancé’s name is Penelope.
- He won the 2010 NMPA Humanitarian Award for all his philanthropy efforts (including his foundation that helps chronically ill and physically disabled children, animals that are endangered or at-risk and drivers injured in the sport of motor racing.
- His favorite driver is A.J. Foyt – if anyone was wondering why he took the number 14, that’s why.
- For the rock music fans, he made an appearance in a 3 Doors Down video.
- He’s donated $2 million to the Victory Junction Gang Camp with separate $1 million donations in 2003 and 2006.
- In 2004, he and Kyle Petty were named USA Weekend Magazine’s Most Caring Athlete.