Mark Martin Officially Replaces Injured Tony Stewart

Patrick ClarkeCorrespondent IAugust 18, 2013

BROOKLYN, MI - AUGUST 17:  Mark Martin, driver of the #55 Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota, sits in his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 44th Annual Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2013 in Brooklyn, Michigan.  (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images)
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Veteran NASCAR driver Mark Martin will take over the cockpit inside Tony Stewart's No. 14 Sprint Cup Series car. The Charlotte Observer's Jim Utter first reported the news:

BREAKING NEWS: Mark Martin will take over Tony Stewart's No. 14 beginning next week at Bristol

— Jim Utter (@jim_utter) August 18, 2013