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Kurt Busch leaves Daytona unscathed and finds himself in Chase Zone
for the first time all year.
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As a follow-up to our story from earlier this week, Kurt Busch got the okay from Nationwide car owner James Finch and Rick Hendrick to revisit one of the best paint schemes in NASCAR history- the City Chevrolet car driven by Cole Trickle in the "Days of Thunder"- for the Nationwide race last night...
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The fastest qualifier on Friday afternoon was Kyle Busch. He will lead 43 cars to the green flag at the 2.5 mile Daytonta International Speedway on Saturday night for the running of the Coke Zero 400.
Busch beat out teammate Matt Kenseth for the pole. Jimmie Johnson who won the season opening Daytona 500 will start 8th while Danica...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Kurt Busch’s sixth-place result in Saturday night’s Sprint Cup Series race at Daytona International Speedway lifted the Furniture Row Racing driver into the top-10 in the point standings.
His ninth-place standing is the highest of the season for Busch, who moved into the Chase picture with eight races remaining before NASCAR’s 10-race playoff format...
The No. 54 Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) team earned an 11th-place finish Friday night on Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway’s 2.5-mile Superspeedway. The team has now recorded six wins, 12 top-five finishes, 3 poles and 984 laps led in 16 races this year. All six of the victories and 11 of the 12 top-five finishes have been driven at the hands of Kyle Busch, the series’ all-time...
Heading into this weekend's race there are only eight races to go in what we now call NASCAR's regular season. For teams that are say, 11th through 20th in the points, your season has just hit DefCon 1. It's absolutely time to start taking chances to snag a win or two which will either propel you into the Top 10 in points or gain you a Wild Card spot for the Chase.
With another week in the books, here are this week’s Start ‘N’ Park Blog Pick ‘Em Challenge results.
A log jam at the end of the Nationwide Series race left Michael with the victory with Cole Trickle (Kurt Busch) coming home in 4th place.
Sunday Michael was the big winner by picking the race winner, Jimmie Johnson. Jason’s pick of Tony Stewart almost came through for the...
Kyle Busch won the pole for Saturday night’s Coke Zero 400 from Daytona with a time of 46.458 seconds. Matt Kenseth, Clint Bowyer, Kasey Kahne, and Martin Truex, Jr. round out the top five starting positions. With only 43 entries for 43 spots, no drivers missed the race. The event will be live on TNT at 7:30 PM EST.