Originally written June 29, 2013 on Race Review Online:
SPARTA, KY- One driver that’s consistently good at the 1.5-mile Kentucky Speedway is Kyle Busch. The driver of the No. 18 Doublemint Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota this weekend had two very good practice sessions and qualified up front once again for Saturday night’s Quaker State 400. Busch was among the top in qualifying and race trim as he will start fourth in tomorrow night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. Busch was the inaugural Cup Series pole and race winner at Kentucky two years ago and has the best driver rating at the track entering this weekend. Busch, has an average finish of 5.5 in two starts here. He has 66 green flag passes here and 92 fastest race laps. Where he’s good is he knows how to stay up front here and take track position. Tomorrow night is going to come down to track position yet again as drivers are complaining of it being a one groove possibly a two groove track. Busch’s average running position mid race is 1.5 so with a fast car and fourth place starting position he’s going to be among the leaders if not in the lead for much of the first half of Saturday night’s 400 mile race. Busch has led a series high 243 laps here which is nearly 1/2 of the total laps in the two years as he’s led 45.5-percent of the laps. He’s been in the top 15 96.6-percent of the time so it’s a safe bet he’s going to be a factor to earn his second win of the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season and his second in three years in Kentucky. Eric Smith is the lead Motorsports Writer for Race Review Online. Follow him on Twitter @ericsportsguru   The post NASCAR: Kyle Busch going to be factor once again Saturday night at Kentucky appeared first on Race Review Online.
PLAYERS: Kyle BuschNe Yo

Fan on Craigslist offers Nats playoff tickets for threesome

Brady snubs rookie Garoppolo after touchdown pass

Cung Le suspended for failed HGH test

FCC Chairman: Washington nickname 'inappropriate today'

Brain study finds 76 of 79 deceased NFL players had CTE

Tony Sparano to step in as Raiders head coach


Eli on Geno Smith: If fans yell at you, you probably deserve it

49ers players come out in support of Jim Harbaugh

Raiders reportedly expected to make a run at Jon Gruden

FCC unanimously ends sports blackout rule

Michael Phelps arrested for DUI

Is hiring Mack Brown a real possibility for SMU Mustangs?

AL Wild Card live blog

WATCH: Brett Favre in new nose hair trimmer commercial

WATCH: Michigan students protest, call for AD to be fired

Marlins president: We're not trading Giancarlo Stanton

Heckling Knicks fan suing team over ejection

This weekend in NFL stupid

Kobe: Iggy Azalea has had better career than Swaggy P

College football's post-Week 5 playoff projection

Oregon to don pink-themed unis for breast cancer awareness

Is DeMarco Murray the best RB in the NFL?

WATCH: TBS sends up 'Boom Goes the Dynamite' with promo

Ilya Bryzgalov takes photos with fans while on the bench

All Sports News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

FCC: Washington nickname 'inappropriate today'

AL Wild Card live blog

Could Jon Gruden return to Oakland?

Marlins: We're not trading Stanton

Study: 76 of 79 deceased NFL players had CTE

Heckling fan sues Knicks over ejection

Sparano to step in as Raiders head coach

This weekend in NFL stupid

Kobe chooses Iggy over Swaggy P

Is DeMarco Murray the NFL's best RB?

Ilya Bryzgalov takes photos with fans while on the bench

NFL Awards: Week 4 edition

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.