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Oct 10
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2014 NSCS Bank of America 500 Second Practice Session Speeds

Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 State Water Heaters Chevrolet, looks on during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on October 9, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images Friday afternoon at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Kurt Busch - with a lap speed of 191.157 mph - was the fastest during the second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) practice session for Saturday night's Bank of America 500. Last week's event winner, Joey Logano, was second fastest with a lap speed of 190.476 mph, and he was followed by Denny Hamlin (190.295 mph) who was third, Kevin Harvick (189.967) fourth and Paul Menard (189.727) was fifth. Rounding out the top-ten fastest drivers in the session were Carl Edwards (189.507 mph) who was sixth, Brad Keselowski (189.401) seventh, Martin Truex, Jr. and Clint Bowyer (with the identical lap speed of 188.699 mph) were eighth and ninth fastest respectively, and Greg Biffle (188.692) was tenth. The ... FULL STORY »

Busch Brothers Make NASCAR History

Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 Doublemint Toyota, left, and Ms. Coors Lite Rachel Rupert, right, pose with the Coors Lite Pole Award after Busch qualified for the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on October 9, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. - Photo Credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images Myers Wins Southern Slam, Seuss Crowned Champion CONCORD, N.C. (Oct. 9, 2014) – Kyle Busch earned the pole position on Bojangles’ Pole Night with a lap of 197.390 mph in the final session of knockout qualifying on Thursday at Charlotte Motor ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch – A Relationship Built on Similar Values

2014 NSCS No. 41 State Water Heaters Toyota Camry KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Oct. 7, 2014) – Kurt Busch will park his typical black-and-red Chevrolet SS for Saturday night’s Bank of America 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway in favor of an orange-and-black model. The No. 41 ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch Racing for Pride, Wins

2014 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch (Haas Automation) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Oct. 1, 2014) – “We don’t get to advance to the championship, but we can still run for pride and for wins.” Those were the words of a visibly disappointed Kurt Busch following last weekend’s race at Dover (Del.) ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch – 500

Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, stands on the grid during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway on June 6, 2014 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. - Photo Credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Sept. 23, 2014) – The number “500” has great significance in auto racing. The Indianapolis 500 – long called the “Greatest Spectacle in Racing” – is the original 500-mile race. It was first run in 1911, and is still ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch – One Down Nine to Go

2014 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch (Haas Automation) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Sept. 17, 2014) –  One race down, nine to go until the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion is crowned. Ten years after winning his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship in 2004, Kurt Busch has his eyes ... FULL STORY »

Roller coaster first race for Busch brothers, Matt Kenseth

NASCAR Driver Kurt Busch (Haas Automation) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevenasky/Getty Images JOLIET, Ill.— A couple of near spin-outs on pit road, getting a free pass and a near crash between two brothers sums up Sunday's MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway for three drivers. Kurt Busch started his day with a commitment line ... FULL STORY »



Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, visits with August O’Neill at the Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas as part of Chase Across North America in conjunction with Texas Motor Speedway on September 10, 2014. - Photo Credit: Robert d'Angelo of the Center for the Intrepid, Brooke Army Medical Center
Busch Gives Back To Military, Fans During ‘Chase Across North America’ Visit In San Antonio
Posted 09.10.14
SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Sept. 10, 2014) - Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing, took part in NASCAR's "Chase Across North America" with a pair of stops in San Antonio. Busch's visit to San Antonio, part of the 16-driver, 16-city NASCAR "Chase Across North America" tour, hit ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch (Haas Automation) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Kurt Busch – Sweet Home Chicago
Posted 09.09.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Sept. 9, 2014) – There’s just something about the Chicago sports scene that Kurt Busch loves. The driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) is an unabashed fan of the Chicago Cubs. He has an unwavering loyalty to the Chicago Bears. Busch was just ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase for the Championship Logo
Now that the Chase field is set, it’s time to rate the likely winners
Posted 09.07.14
The 26th race of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season is over, and the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup field is set. We’re about to get our first look at NASCAR’s new Chase format, which features three elimination rounds and a one-race dash for the title in the season ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Driver Kurt Busch (Haas Automation) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevenasky/Getty Images
Kurt Busch Keeping it Simple Heading into the Playoffs
Posted 09.03.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Sept. 3, 2014) – For Kurt Busch and the No. 41 Haas Automation Racing team, this is it. This is the race that has been circled on the calendar for months. Saturday night’s Federated Auto Parts 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond (Va.) International Raceway is the ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Driver Kurt Busch (Haas Automation) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevenasky/Getty Images
Kurt Busch Red Hot in Atlanta
Posted 08.27.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Aug. 27, 2014) – The nickname “Hotlanta” is often used in reference to the Atlanta nightlife and the abundance of activities in which to participate while in the popular Southern city. To a lesser degree, the nickname also refers to the hot summer temperatures typical in the Southeast. This ...FULL STORY »
Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, pits during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 9, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images
Kurt Busch – Time To Add Another Win to the Bristol Highlight Reel
Posted 08.19.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Aug. 19, 2014) – It’s difficult not to think of Kurt Busch when talking about Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway. Over the years, the driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) has crafted quite the highlight reel when it comes to racing and ...FULL STORY »
Third-place finisher Kurt Busch enjoyed his front-row seat; Plus Sunday Notebook
Posted 08.11.14
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y.— Sure, Kurt Busch wouldn’t have minded too much if AJ Allmendinger and Marcos Ambrose had wrecked each other in the closing laps of Sunday’s Cheez-It 355 at the Glen. If the two frontrunners had taken each other out, Busch’s third-place finish might well have turned into his ...FULL STORY »
Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, stands on the grid during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway on June 6, 2014 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. - Photo Credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images
Kurt Busch – Translating Saturday Success into Sunday Success
Posted 08.05.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Aug. 5, 2014) – Kurt Busch has won twice at Watkins Glen (N.Y.) International. Those two victories have come in three NASCAR Nationwide Series starts at the 2.45-mile road course. The driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) in NASCAR’s premier Sprint Cup Series ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Driver Kurt Busch (Haas Automation) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevenasky/Getty Images
2014 NSCS GoBowling.com 400 Second Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.02.14
Saturday morning at Pocono Raceway, Kurt Busch picked up where he left off from in Friday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) GoBowling.com 400 practice session, as he was once again the fastest - with a lap speed of 178.859mph - at the end of this morning's session. Posting the second fastest lap speed of ...FULL STORY »


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