For the second week in a row, Kurt Busch was able to overcome a setback that could have been catastrophic for the No. 41 Haas Automation team for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), as he rallied and came home with a hard-fought eighth-place finish in the 22nd annual Jeff Kyle Brickyard 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. “I thought we had speed in the car,” Busch said. “Track position was tough. We chiseled away on each […]
Busch Overcomes Flat Tire, Finishes Eighth at Indy
For the second week in a row, Kurt Busch was able to overcome a setback that could have ...
Busch Looking To Add Another Brick to the Wall
The opportunity to be a spectator at any major sporting event can be an awe-inspiring occasion. Surrounded by ...
Kurt Busch Finishes 10th at Loudon
Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), experienced an up-and-down ...
Busch Seeks More Magic at ‘The Magic Mile’
If there truly are races that Kurt Busch circles on his calendar at the beginning of each season ...
The opportunity to be a spectator at any major sporting event can be an awe-inspiring occasion. Surrounded by tens of thousands of like-minded fans cheering for a common goal creates an adrenaline-filled experience for competitors and spectators alike. Elite events such as the Super Bowl and the World Series inspire an even more electric atmosphere for the simple reason that they are historic. Now, take that major sporting event and place it on the hallowed grounds of one of the […]
Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), experienced an up-and-down day in Sunday’s New Hampshire 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon en route to scoring his second-consecutive 10th-place NASCAR Sprint Cup Series finish. Busch’s day started strong, as he ran inside the top-five for much of the first half of the 301-lap race. While he maintained a position near the front of the field, he reported that his racecar was […]
If there truly are races that Kurt Busch circles on his calendar at the beginning of each season as races where he and his Haas Automation team should be the class of the field, there’s no doubt one of those is this weekend. After all, New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon has been the site of three of Busch’s 27 career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series wins – a sweep of the 2004 spring and fall SprintCup events, and a victory […]
Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), overcame some early adversity in the Kentucky 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Saturday at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta to score a solid 10th-place finish. Busch was able to rebound from a midrace spin that dropped him to 23rd in the 43-car field. A focused, determined drive coupled with savvy pit strategy gave Busch his third top-10 in five career Sprint Cup starts at Kentucky and […]
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Busch Scores Seventh Top-Five of 2015 Kurt Busch drove his No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS to a strong fifth-place finish in the rain-delayed Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola Sunday at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway, the unofficial midpoint of the of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. “An incredible run,” Busch said. “The way the teams put all the effort into restrictor-plate racing it comes down to the crazy finishes, and all in all we finished fifth with […]
In Order To Finish First, One Must First Finish There is an old adage in racing that states, “In order to finish first, one must first finish.” It’s a fairly simple concept, one that really doesn’t need much of an explanation at all. Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway is one of only two racetracks on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series circuit where restrictor plates are used. By definition, a restrictor plate is a device installed at the air intake of an […]
Haas Automation Driver Makes Mad Dash To Gain Seven Spots in Final Six Laps Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), was less than a second short from earning his third victory of 2015 on Sunday during the Save Mart 350k at Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway. Busch showed a strong effort in the 110-lap event, finishing second after leading three times for 43 laps. Busch started on the outside of row one and […]
Another season of NASCAR racing is upon us, and as always, the world’s best stock car drivers will head to Daytona International Speedway for the Great American Race — the Daytona 500. The entire State Water Heaters sports team has waited patiently, and we’re excited to hear the engines roar for the 2015 Sprint Cup season. The Daytona 500 is the biggest race of the NASCAR season, and the action can be seen at 1 p.m. Sunday on Fox. It’s the […]