In this Oct. 31, 2014, file photo, Sprint Cup Series driver Ryan Newman sits in his car in the garage during practice at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas. Newman, Joey Logano, Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin will race Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at Homestead-Miami Speedway for the championship.
In this Oct. 31, 2014, file photo, Sprint Cup Series driver Ryan Newman sits in his car in the garage during practice at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas. Newman, Joey Logano, Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin will race Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at Homestead-Miami Speedway for the championship. LM Otero AP
In this Oct. 31, 2014, file photo, Sprint Cup Series driver Ryan Newman sits in his car in the garage during practice at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas. Newman, Joey Logano, Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin will race Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at Homestead-Miami Speedway for the championship. LM Otero AP