Found June 21, 2012 on The Sports Bank:
In most team sports, having home-field advantage can make a difference in the outcome of a game, and that typically occurs for at least half of each season. In NASCAR, while many drivers race at venues near their hometowns, there are no more than two “home games” each 36-race season. Not so for Kyle Busch, driver of the No. M&M’s Toyota Camry for Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) at Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350k on the 1.99-mile road course at Sonoma, Calif. The Las Vegas native feels very much at home all up and down the western part of the country, where the series races no less than five times each year from Phoenix to Sonoma. While he’ll be enjoying a home game this weekend, the talented 27-year-old is also hitting the road – namely the 1.99-mile road course at Sonoma, for Sunday’s 350-kilometer challenge of both right turns and lefts. Before 2008, nobody even thought to mention Busch as a threat to win either of Sprint Cup’s annual road-course events at Son...

'Springer' opts not to sponsor Busch

Roars of Jerry! Jerry! Jerry! and Kurt! Kurt! Kurt! might have to wait for another time. Alas, NASCAR's match made in heaven between "The Jerry Springer Show" and Phoenix Racing was shot down on Thursday night. "Although the 'Springer' folks told us they are huge NASCAR and Kurt Busch fans, at this time they're going to pass on the sponsorship opportunity...

Kurt Busch Sargento 200 Preview

MOORESVILLE, N.C. - This weekend will be a busy one for former NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Kurt Busch, who will perform double duty from two different road courses. Busch will make his seventh NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) start for Kyle Busch Motorsports in the seat of his brother’s No. 54 Monster Energy Camry on Saturday, at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisc. The Las...

Kentucky Speedway Host NCWTS For UNOH 225

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series heads to Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Kentucky for the UNOH 225. One of the newer tracks, Kentucky Speedway was opened in 2000 and is a tri-oval, 1.5 mile layout that seats 66,000 racing fans. If this year is anything like last year, then those fans will be in for a real treat. Kyle Busch won an improbable 29th time, and third in a row, after...
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