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-- -- NASCAR champion Tony Stewart has devoted his whole life -- -- But he will be the first to tell you you need money to race in over two years ago Tony took -- that -- financial responsibility.
As not just a driver.
Not just a racer but as an owner of a NASCAR Sprint Cup -- Stewart Haas racing.
One major monetary challenge just in the last year finding replacement for sponsor -- -- But Mobil one has brought more than just money.
Your friend network not one bit.
Bad side is pretty cool -- when we had spring -- -- we have time during.
Christmas vacation we go -- my grandparents and that you as a route was it was a third shift for -- so like.
You know when it's pretty -- been able to to go on that -- my grandfather.
You know I never would -- back back and we -- deliver mobile gas -- overnight.
You thirty years later -- -- -- Biggest and biggest -- Exxon Mobil's biggest company in the world.
And you know to have a stable company like that the.
Not only is good for the financial side of the team that same time probably more importantly brings so much technology here.
You couldn't ask for -- -- apartment.
And understand that racing are happening again place the memories so.
To have some might -- in that can help us make our cars go faster we can we count and you know they're always on the cutting -- technology side so.
You know it's it's cool -- the world we have the opportunity to get our hands -- -- everybody else.
When he started the team now given and given financial downturn and -- and you know.
Losing a major sponsor -- -- out how much harder has it then that you thought when we went out on.
It's far easier I think all that stuff when nineties you -- -- the competition off the track with owners and sponsors as.
Just as competitive that -- so.
From the competition on the racetrack so you know I get a double dose of -- I get -- -- competition inside the car -- You know we're we're fighting every day to bring partners like mobile -- and and key partners like Office -- over -- and US army.
We've got great art -- a few times I heard you say.
I'm you know he did the people -- positive really stuck by me.
And we haven't lost anybody and I that always Dallas.
-- way for you it really was a testament to how you feel about people with the war and and it and honoring their loyalty and is that what you were thinking when news that -- and it.
Everybody in this shop has become a part of my Fam and you know got -- -- sixteen Brothers and sisters -- -- -- every -- that I come kill so.
These guys were there are missiles and you're only as good as your weakest person and that's something I'm really proud of the their comments season and.
Good ratings -- last year and the attendance at.
What what needs to change -- -- changed with race and coming here to.
To bring those numbers back.
Think economists pride in the biggest factor and I feel like you know.
You look at the racing each week.
And you look at it from 1520 years ago the reasons better than it's ever been so the product is a good product.
It's just a matter you know we're we're in a time that there's so many things people to do.
We're in the entertainment industry mean we're we're racing industry but we're in the entertainment business -- We're competing against.
Internet competing against all these other things that people have a choice on the weekends of what they can do what they can spend their money and it's a matter best -- you now why.
How can we track these people showing that this is the best place to come -- and you -- -- moment.
And -- as slimy as long as you I mean there's -- no limits I can't imagine not driving a race car.
So it and I'm not looking for for the day that I say are item number of injuries are so you know hopefully I got a lot of years and I mean we ever think --
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