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Kurt Busch Checkers or Wreckers

Kurt Busch was poised to earn another strong result Sunday at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, as the driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) ran at the front of the field for much of the Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. The 36-year-old driver lined up in the second position for a restart on lap 177 and was determined...

Kevin Harvick: Stewart would never hit anyone ‘on purpose’

NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick said he doesn’t think Tony Stewart would ever intentionally hit another driver. Stewart struck and killed 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr. during a dirt-track race Saturday night in upstate New York. Harvick, who drives the No. 4 car for Stewart-Haas Racing, said Stewart has the “biggest heart of anybody in that garage.” “Tony Stewart is a great person...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Father of killed driver questions Tony Stewart’s actions

Kevin Ward Sr., the father of Kevin Ward Jr., spoke to The Syracuse Post-Standard about his sons death, and questions why NASCAR driver Tony Stewart was the only driver on the track to not see his son. Ward Jr. was sent into the wall after making contact with Stewart in a Empire Super Sprint race on Saturday night.  Ward got out of his car and walked onto the track, where he was...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Stewart will not race on Sunday after hitting, killing Kevin Ward Jr.

Tony Stewart will not race in Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race after he struck and killed sprint car driver Kevin Ward Jr., during a race in upstate New York on Saturday night. Greg Zipadelli, the competition director for Stewart-Haas racing, announced the decision Sunday morning. “[Stewart] feels strongly this is the right thing to do. We at SHR support it and agree with it...
Via Sports-Glory
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Stewart struck, killed driver in sprint car

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart struck and killed sprint car driver Kevin Ward Jr. late Saturday night during a dirt-track race at Canandaigua (N.Y.) Motorsports Park, the Ontario County Sheriff’s Department announced early Sunday morning. Stewart, 43, will race at Watkins Glen International on Sunday.  Stewart-Haas Racing vice president of competition Greg Zipadelli called Stewart...
Via Sports-Glory
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Kurt Busch Translating Saturday Success into Sunday Success

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 has three poles and a third-place finish to add to his impressive pair of victories in NASCAR’s...

Kurt Busch and No. 41 SHR Team Penalized following NSCS Daytona Race

NASCAR announced today that the No. 41 NASCAR Sprint Series Cup team of Stewart-Haas Racing has been penalized for a rule infraction that was found during post-race inspection at Daytona International Speedway last weekend. NASCAR fined crew chief Daniel Knost $10,000 and penalized both driver Kurt Busch and car owner Gene Haas with the loss of 10 owner’s points. Per NASCAR...
Via On Pit Road
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Kurt Busch The Second Time Around

As the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway for the second time in 2014, Daniel Knost, rookie crew chief for Kurt Busch and the No. 41 Haas Automation “America’s Machine Tool” Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), is making his first return trip to a racetrack as a crew chief. When Knost drove into Daytona International Speedway for...

Kurt Busch The Most Dominant Race

Ask Kurt Busch about his Sprint Cup Series win at Pocono (Pa.) Raceway in August 2007 and he immediately begins to smile. Then he will tell you about the time he had a car at Pocono that was so dominant in every area that he never had a doubt he would win the race.   Busch, 2004 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion and driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart...

Kurt Busch calls ESPN anchor a “clown”

Kurt Busch is a talented NASCAR driver and a former series champion who also happens to be one of the biggest jerks in sports. Busch’s bad attitude was on full display this weekend in Martinsville.  Busch won the race, but not without controversy as he was involved in an incident with Brad Keselowski.  The two exchanged insults through the media after the race and Busch was asked...
Via Awful Announcing
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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