Posted June 12, 2012 on AP on Fox
PLAYERS: Kurt Busch
Kurt Busch will be back with Phoenix Racing when his one-week NASCAR suspension ends Wednesday. Busch met Tuesday with team owner James Finch and the duo plans to race this weekend at Michigan International Speedway. Busch was suspended by NASCAR for one week for verbally abusing a media member. Finch said he'd have to meet with Busch and discuss their future together after the suspension. Finch says in a statement that he and Busch have agreed adjustments need to be made, and they'll work on those privately. The goal now is to find a sponsor and try to win races. Busch is the 2004 NASCAR champion who landed with Phoenix Racing when he split with Penske Racing in December. He's trying to rebuild his image to land another top-level ride.

Busch's future to be topic of talk

Tuesday will be D-Day for NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Kurt Busch. That is "D" as in either determined or done. For Busch, 2012 should have been the "Drive for Redemption" tour. We've seen flashes of what his former Roush Fenway Racing teammate Jeff Burton refers to as "Good Kurt" - the driver that supports his team and tackles the track with tremendous...

Busch keeps ride after owner meeting

After a meeting between Kurt Busch and team owner James Finch, the pair have decided to keep their partnership going. Busch was suspended by NASCAR last weekend following an incident with a reporter June 2 at Dover. He will be able to return to the car this weekend. "We have met with Kurt. At the end of the day, we are racers so we're going racing together with Kurt and...

Busch meets with owner, keeps ride

Kurt Busch will return to the No. 51 Phoenix Racing Chevrolet this weekend at Michigan Speedway. Busch, who is serving a suspension from NASCAR following an incident where he berated a reporter at Dover on June 2, sat out last weekend's activities at Pocono Raceway. On Tuesday morning, Busch sat down with team owner James Finch at the organization's shop in Spartanburg...

Kurt Busch Expecting Fast Results on Newly Paved Track

For the sixth time this year, Kurt Busch prepares to climb into the seat of his brother’s No. 54 Monster Energy Camry, this time for the Alliance Truck Parts 250 from a newly paved and anticipated fast Michigan International Speedway (MIS) in Brooklyn. The elder Busch brother, who has been successful at the track, nestled in the Irish Hills of Michigan, is looking to build upon...

SPENCER: No Comment

If Kurt Busch doesn’t like a reporter’s question, he shouldn’t show emotion or displeasure, but rather choose not to comment...

NASCAR should give itself probation for speeding snafu

By suspending Kurt Busch, NASCAR made a definitive statement regarding personal responsibility. Too bad it didn’t follow its own standard Sunday. With the repaving of Pocono Raceway came a change in the timing loops on pit road that access speeding penalties. According to NASCAR Vice President of Competition Robin Pemberton, revised loop maps were available in the NASCAR hauler...

NASCAR: Drivers on the Move After Pocono

High speeds dominated the week's storylines at the recently resurfaced Pocono Raceway—both on the track as 36 drivers broke the previous pole speed record, and on pit road as NASCAR's finest set a record for most pit road speeding penalties in a single event. In an odd mix of speed and not speed, Jimmie Johnson was slow in qualifying, got busted twice on pit road for speeding...
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