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Bristol, TN- NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kyle Busch is trying to complete the Bristol sweep this weekend.
He’s already well on his way as he has one race left to do so.
Busch won the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at the Bristol Motor Speedway Wednesday night then followed that up with a dominating NASCAR Nationwide Series victory Friday night in the Food City 250.
Busch led a race-high 226 laps Friday night en route to his eight Nationwide victory of the season.
He started from the pole and only gave up the lead to one other guy for 24 laps due to Rowdy needing to pit for service. He regained the lead on Lap 129 and never looked back.
Now Saturday night he will try and complete the sweep for the second time in four years as he swept the weekend in 2010. He faces a tall task, though, as he will have to do it from the back of the field in the Irwin Tools night race.
Busch was quickest in Sprint Cup final practice Friday afternoon and was among the favorites for the pole b...
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Kyle Busch, driver of the #51 ToyotaCare Toyota Celebrates after winning the UNOH 200 at Bristol Motor Speedway on August 21, 2013 in Bristol, Tennessee. (Photo by John Harrelson/NASCAR via Getty Images)
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It can’t be overstated how impressive the feat was that Kyle Busch accomplished in August of 2010. That season Busch entered...
Kyle Busch has now gone two for two in races at the Bristol Motor Speedway this week. First it was winning Wednesday’s Camping World Truck Series UNOH 200 and add to that the Nationwide Series Food City 250. He not only won the race, but did it in dominate fashion[...]
Kyle Busch is pretty good at Bristol. Across NASCAR’s top three series the 28-year-old has 15 career wins at the .533 mile short track. (5 cup, 6 nationwide, 4 trucks)
On Friday night after a dominating performance the driver of the No. 54 Monster Energy Toyota again pulled off the no-handed burnout.
It was the second no hands burnout of the week for Busch.
Kyle Busch was in position to complete his second career Bristol sweep – winning the Truck, Nationwide and Sprint Cup Series events in the same weekend – but wound up thwarted in the early going of the Irwin Tools Night Race NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Saturday night at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway. Rather than reveling with the celebratory broom, Busch settled for an 11th...
When was the last time a single-car team qualified for the Chase to the Sprint Cup?
When was the last time any team from outside of North Carolina qualified for the Chase to the Sprint Cup?
Furniture Row Racing could be the first team to do both.
When the Chase is set at Richmond International Raceway in just over three weeks, the Denver-based team hopes to make...
Kyle Busch won the Food City 250 at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Busch started on the pole for a NASCAR Nationwide Series race for the sixth time this season and found victory lane for the sixth time in doing so.
A total of 40 drivers took to the .533 mile short track known as the World’s Fast half mile but none had anything to offer Busch in the No. 54 Monster Energy Toyota...
Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch brought the No. 54 Monster Energy program to victory lane Friday night, for the team’s ninth win of the season, sweeping both 2013 NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) events at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway. The win gives Busch his 60th career visit to the checkered flag podium in 261 starts, a series record. Taking home the trophy Busch captured...
Kyle Busch has won the Nationwide Series race at Bristol Motor
Speedway for his ninth series win of the season.
Bristol, TN- What a week it’s been for Joe Gibbs Racing’s Kyle Busch.
He won the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race Wednesday night and backed that up with a dominating performance in Friday night’s Food City 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race.
Busch led a race-high 228 lap en route to his eight Nationwide victory of the season. It made him 2-for-2 as he will try and complete...
Kyle Busch was the fastest qualifier for Friday night’s NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway. Busch has won five of five races from the pole this year in the Nationwide Series.
The Food City 250 will see 40 NASCAR Nationwide Series cars compete at the .533 mile Bristol Motor Speedway. Joining Busch on the front row will be Brian Scott.
Series points leader Sam...
Denny Hamlin picked off the poll as Kyle Busch going for the sweep had to start in the back as he wrecked he wrecked his car in qualifying.
Denny Hamlin started out leading the race as Kyle Busch was only slowly moving up through the field. Kurt Busch though did get hot and took the race lead on lap 23 as lapped traffic helped him out. The first caution finally came out on...
Kyle Busch led the way with a lap of 14.961 seconds in the final practice for the IRWIN Tools Night Race from Bristol. Rounding out the top five was Kurt Busch, Jeff Gordon, Juan Pablo Montoya, and Joey Logano. Pos # Driver Team Time Behind 1 18 Kyle Busch Doublemint[...]
The NASCAR Nationwide Series will race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday night for the Food City 250.
Kyle Busch will lead a field of 40 cars to the green flag for the race which will consist of 250 laps(133.25 miles) around the .533 mile track. Busch has won all five Nationwide Series races that he has started on the pole this season.
Nationwide Series point leader Sam Hornish...
Kyle Busch won the pole for Friday night’s Food City 250 from Bristol with a time of 15.354 seconds. Brian Scott, Ty Dillon, Justin Allgaier, and Kyle Larson round out the top five starting positions. The drivers who did not make the event are Joey Gase, Kevin Lepage, David Starr,[...]
An adventurous Bristol Motor Speedway weekend for Mike Wallace ended with a 27th-place finish in Friday night’s Food City 250.
Wallace had a rude welcome to the track in Friday practice. A mechanical malfunction shot his car into the second-turn wall, crunching the right side of the car. The JD Motorsports with Gary Keller team immediately went to a backup car, pulling the backup...