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NSCS: Composed Kurt Busch Takes Blame For Not Advancing In Chase

DOVER, Del. —  Kurt Busch’s bid for a second Sprint Cup Series championship came to an abrupt end Sunday at Dover International Speedway, as he finished a disappointing 18th in the last race of the ‘Challenger Round’ of NASCAR’s new Chase format. The No. 41 car hovered around 15th all day long, but never seriously competed for a victory. “(The car) was just tight the...
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Kurt Busch misses Chase cutoff after losing battle with ill-handling car

Stewart-Haas Racing's Kurt Busch entered the Sunday's AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway with hopes of finishing inside the top 12 in the standings and advancing to the next round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Busch ran around the 11th spot for much of the first half of Sunday's 400 miles, which was pretty much what he needed to do. However, as the closing laps...
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Kurt Busch has Chase hopes on line in 500th start

DOVER, Del. (AP) Kurt Busch looked around and saw NASCAR's biggest stars crowding his car. Dale Earnhardt, Bobby Labonte, Dale Jarrett all zooming past Busch and giving the rookie driver a reality check - his racing heroes from TV were now his toughest competitors on the track. ''I was so blown away by the speed and intensity of it,'' Busch said. Busch steeled...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kurt Busch poised to make milestone 500th Cup start at Dover

When Kurt Busch climbs aboard the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing on Sunday afternoon at Dover International Speedway, he will be getting behind the wheel of a car in NASCAR's premier series for the 500th time in his career. "It's amazing to have this many starts, yet there still seems like there's that much more to accomplish," Busch told "I...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kurt Busch 500

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 widely known as “The 500” in racing circles. The Southern 500 NASCAR race at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway followed suit in 1950, while the Daytona 500 was first contested...

Kurt Busch Endures Disappointing Day at Magic Mile

The second race of NASCAR’s Chase for the Sprint Cup proved to be a tough one for Chase contender Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), after a late-race accident led to a 36th-place finish Sunday afternoon in the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon. Busch started 15th and raced as high as 11th by lap 40...

Kurt Busch One Down, Nine To Go

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 set on that ultimate prize once again. To claim the championship crown a second time, the driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) has to “survive and...

Outlaw photographer: Cubs fan Kurt Busch trades car for camera

Chicago Cubs fan Kurt Busch traded his car for a camera on Monday night, as "The Outlaw" experienced legendary Wrigley Field from an entirely different perspective. One day after enjoying a Top-10 finish in the opening race of the NASCAR Chase at Chicagoland Speedway, Busch found himself in the photographer pit as the Cubs hosted the Cincinnati Reds.  The 2004 NASCAR Cup...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Busch Gives Back To Military, Fans During 'Chase Across North America' Visit In San Antonio

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 a personal note for the 2004 NASCAR Sprint Cup champion as he stopped...

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...
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March 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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