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Jun 15
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2013 NSCS Quicken Loans 400 Final Practice Session Speeds

Kurt Busch, driver of the #78 Furniture Row/Denver Mattress Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images Once again, it was Kurt Busch showing the quickest way around Michigan International Speedway, as he posted a lap speed of 197.368 mph, during the final NSCS Quicken Loans 400 practice session. Kasey Kahne, with a lap speed of 197.066 mph, was second quickest, followed by Mark Martin (196.073 mph) who was third quickest, the current series points leader, Jimmie Johnson (195.886) fourth and Sunday's pole-sitter, Carl Edwards (195.721) was fifth quickest. Rounding out the top-ten quickest in the "Happy Hour" (final) practice session were Matt Kenseth (195.562 mph) who was sixth quickest, Paul Menard (195.297) seventh, Kyle Busch (195.207) eighth, Greg Biffle (195.185) ninth and the defending series champion, Brad Keselowski (195.143) posting the tenth quickest lap speed. The 45th annual Quicken ... FULL STORY »

2013 NSCS Quicken Loans 400 Second Practice Session Speeds

2013 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch (Furniture Row/Sealy) - Photo Credit: Geoff Burke/Getty Images The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams were on track early Saturday morning at Michigan International Speedway, and it was Kurt Busch with a lap speed of 200.955 mph, posting the fastest lap during the second Quicken Loans 400 practice session. Sunday's pole-sitter, ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch Looking to Continue Momentum, Consistency in Michigan

Kurt Busch, driver of the #78 Furniture Row Racing / Serta Chevrolet, stands by his car during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on May 10, 2013 in Darlington, South Carolina. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images DENVER, Colo. (June 12, 2013) – Kurt Busch, who is in the Chase hunt, feels his Furniture Row Racing team is on a momentum roll as the Sprint Cup Series heads to Michigan International Speedway for Sunday’s running of the ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch Solid in Pocono, Finishes 7th

2013 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch in the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing/Denver Mattress Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images LONG POND, Pa. (June 9, 2013) – Kurt Busch came back from a pit road glitch to post a solid seventh-place finish in Sunday’s Party at the Poconos 400 Sprint Cup Series race. It was the fifth top-10 of the season ... FULL STORY »

2013 NSCS Party in the Poconos 400 Final Practice Session Speeds

2013 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Kurt Busch, with a lap speed of 175.333 mph, posted the quickest speed during the final NSCS Party in the Poconos 400 practice session at Pocono Raceway. The current series points leader, Jimmie Johnson, was second quickest with a lap speed ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch Slips to 12th After Contending for Dover Win

Kurt Busch, driver of the #78 Furniture Row/Sealy Chevrolet, leads a group of cars during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on June 2, 2013 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images DOVER, Del (June 2, 2013) – Kurt Busch was a caution away from having a legitimate shot at winning Sunday’s FedEx 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway. But the yellow flag didn’t wave at the opportune time for ... FULL STORY »

2013 NSCS FedEx 400 Final Practice Session Speeds

2013 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch (Furniture Row/Sealy) - Photo Credit: Geoff Burke/Getty Images During the final NSCS FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks practice session on Saturday afternoon at Dover International Speedway, it was Kurt Busch with a lap speed of 153.224 mph, showing the fastest way around the "Monster Mile." Matt Kenseth, who was ... FULL STORY »



2013 NSCS Kurt Busch in garage - Photo Credit: John Harrelson/Getty Images
Kurt Busch Off to Dover with Charlotte Momentum
Posted 05.29.13
DENVER, Colo. (May 29, 2013) – After two consecutive weekends of contending performances at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Kurt Busch and the Furniture Row Racing team will take their momentum to the challenging all-concrete Dover International Speedway, site of Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race – the FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks. Busch, ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #29 Budweiser Folds of Honor Chevrolet, poses in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 26, 2013 in Concord, North Carolina. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Harvick is Victorious in Charlotte
Posted 05.27.13
TRIO OF CHEVROLET SS RACE CARS TAKE TOP THREE SPOTS IN WILD COCA-COLA 600  CHARLOTTE, NC – May 26, 2013 – In a 10-lap shootout to the finish, Kevin Harvick held off Kasey Kahne to bring his No. 29 Budweiser Folds of Honor Chevrolet SS home for the win ahead of Kahne’s ...FULL STORY »
Kurt Busch, driver of the #78 Furniture Row Racing Chevrolet, races with Kasey Kahne, driver of the #5 Time Warner Cable Chevrolet, during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 26, 2013 in Concord, North Carolina. Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Kurt Busch Fights Off Adversity, Charges Back to 3rd-Place Finish in Coca-Cola 600
Posted 05.27.13
CONCORD, N.C. (May 26, 2013) -- Kurt Busch's high point in Sunday night's Coca-Cola 600 quickly turned to a low point, but the tenacious and talented Furniture Row Racing driver charged back from adversity to post a third-place finish in NASCAR's longest race. It was the third top-five of the season ...FULL STORY »
Kurt Busch, driver of the #78 Furniture Row/Denver Mattress Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images
Kurt Busch Leads Team Chevy with a Second-Place Qualifying Run at Charlotte Motor Speedway
Posted 05.23.13
CONCORD, N.C.  (MAY 23, 2013)  - Behind the wheel of his No. 78 Furniture Row Racing/Sealy Chevrolet SS, Kurt Busch posted a quick lap time of 27.661 to qualify second for Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. This will mark his fourth top-10 start of the ...FULL STORY »
2013 NSCS Kurt Busch in garage - Photo Credit: John Harrelson/Getty Images
2013 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 05.23.13
Kurt Busch, with a lap speed of 190.846 mph, took the top spot on the speed chart during the first NSCS Coca-Cola 600 practice session at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Kurt's younger brother, Kyle Busch, with a lap speed of 190.469 mph, was second fastest, and was followed by Hendrick Motorsports teammates ...FULL STORY »
Kurt Busch, driver of the #78 Furniture Row Racing / Serta Chevrolet, stands by his car during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on May 10, 2013 in Darlington, South Carolina. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
With Thoughts on Fallen Warriors, Kurt Busch Ready to Contend in NASCAR’s Memorial Day Weekend Classic
Posted 05.21.13
DENVER, Colo. (May 21, 2013) – The first thought for Kurt Busch when asked about this weekend’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway wasn’t about the longest race of the year, nor was it about his chances of winning one of NASCAR’s crown jewels after a dominating performance Saturday night ...FULL STORY »
immie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Patriotic Chevrolet, performs a burnout to celebrate winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series All-Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 18, 2013 in Concord, North Carolina. - Photo Credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images
2013 NSCS Sprint Showdown Race & All-Star Race Results
Posted 05.19.13
Jimmie Johnson made NASCAR Sprint All-Star history Saturday night by becoming the first driver to win four of the events, as he holds off Joey Logano (by 1.722 seconds) for the victory at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Following Johnson (who only led the last ten laps) and Logano to the drop of the ...FULL STORY »
2013 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch inside the No. 78 Furniture Row Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Kurt Busch Aiming for 2nd Sprint All-Star Win
Posted 05.16.13
DENVER, Colo. (May 16, 2013) – Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway will mark the 12th appearance in the annual classic for Furniture Row Racing driver Kurt Busch. The drive to win the prestigious non-points race and the $1 million payday is something that Busch has experienced ...FULL STORY »
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Kurt Busch and Trevor Bayne top 211 mph at MIS test
Posted 05.16.13
BROOKLYN, Mich. (May 15, 2013) – Kurt Busch and Trevor Bayne spent the past two days at Michigan International Speedway testing NASCAR’s Gen-6 Car for their respective Furniture Row Racing and Wood Brothers Racing teams. The drivers have been preparing for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans 400 on June 18 and ...FULL STORY »


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