Racing at Michigan with an Eye Toward the Future

KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina – Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Monster Energy/Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas ...

Busch’s Day Ends Battling for Lead at Bristol

Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Monster Energy/Haas Automation Chevrolet SS in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series ...

Looking To Get Back to Victory Lane at Bristol

KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina – Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Monster Energy/Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas ...

Busch Finishes 11th at The Glen

Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation/Monster Energy Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), felt like ...

Chasing First Sprint Cup Victory at Watkins Glen

KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina – The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races 39 times a year – 36 points-paying events ...

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KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina – Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Monster Energy/Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), heads into this weekend’s Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn knowing he is already locked into the 2016 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship by virtue of his victory at Pocono (Pa.) Raceway in June and by having secured enough points to lock himself inside the top-30 in points. All he needs to do now is […]

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Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Monster Energy/Haas Automation Chevrolet SS in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), lined up second for a lap-372 restart in Sunday’s rain-delayed Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway. Coming off turn two, he passed Joey Logano for the lead. However, Busch got loose in front of Logano, and contact between the two set off an 11-car incident that would see the 2004 Sprint Cup champion’s […]

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KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina – Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Monster Energy/Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), has five NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victories at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway, tying him with his younger brother Kyle and Jeff Gordon, interim driver of the No. 88 Chevrolet, as the winningest active drivers at the .533-mile bullring heading into Saturday night’s Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race. Kurt Busch, the 2004 Sprint Cup champion, earned his first career series […]

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Busch Finishes 11th at The Glen

Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation/Monster Energy Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), felt like he was in position for a strong finish in the Cheez-It 355k at The Glen NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday at Watkins Glen (N.Y.) International, but an ill-timed caution would ruin his pit strategy, and additional cautions over the closing laps of the race would hinder his ability to improve positon. Busch started 17th in the 40-car field but quickly advanced […]

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KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina – The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races 39 times a year – 36 points-paying events and a trio of non-points events in the Sprint Unlimited, the Can-Am Duels at Daytona and the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race. That 39-race schedule takes competitors to a wide variety of venues, from short tracks to intermediate tracks to superspeedways to road courses. The majority of those events take place on tracks labeled as ovals. In fact, series competitors race on oval […]

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Posted by jlyleon - 2 - AugustAdd Comments

Busch Finishes 10th at Pocono

Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Monster Energy/Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), finished 10th in Monday’s rain-delayed, rain-shortened Pennsylvania 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Pocono (Pa.) Raceway. By completing all 138 laps of the event, Busch has now set a NASCAR record for 100-percent lap completion at 21 races, eclipsing the 20-race streak that Dale Earnhardt Jr. posted in 2012. “It’s nice to be in position to have completed all the laps,” Busch said. […]

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Posted by jlyleon - 28 - JulyAdd Comments

Looking for a Pocono Sweep

KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina – Kurt Busch’s last NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win came six races ago at Pocono (Pa.) Raceway. Wheeling a red and black No. 41 Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), Busch started ninth and overcame team and fuel challenges to capture the victory. Busch ran inside the top-10 for the first half of the race, then steadily moved into the top-five for the second half of the 160-lap race. The critical stretch came with 40 laps to […]

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Posted by jlyleon - 25 - JulyAdd Comments

Strong Run for Busch at Indianapolis

Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation/Monster Energy Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), was in position to score a top-10 finish in the 23rd Annual Brickyard 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, but contact from behind on the final lap of the race would see him take the checkered flag 16th. After starting 11th in the 40-car field, Busch ran in the top-10 for much of the race despite struggling with handling […]

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Posted by jlyleon - 21 - JulyAdd Comments

Hallowed Grounds

KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina – 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 […]

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Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation/Monster Energy Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), had a strong run in the New Hampshire 301 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon Sunday, but his 22nd-place finish didn’t reflect the effort of the 2004 Sprint Cup champion and his Tony Gibson-led team. After starting fourth in the 40-car field, Busch ran in the top-five for much of the 301-lap race despite struggling with handling issues […]

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