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Stewart on verge of being eliminated

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Tony Stewart is at peace with however his final season in NASCAR comes to an end.

There are eight races remaining in his storied career, but he is on the verge of being knocked out of the 16-driver Chase for the Sprint Cup championship field. Stewart is 15th in the standings, so he either needs a win Sunday at Dover International Raceway or the drivers ahead of him in the standings need to have some serious trouble.

Down to his last chance to add to his legacy, Stewart said Wednesday during an appearance at the NASCAR Hall of Fame that he'll try to win at Dover and will be disappointed if he doesn't advance into the second round of the Chase.

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