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Kurt Busch Red Hot in Atlanta

The nickname “Hotlanta” is often used in reference to the Atlanta nightlife and the abundance of activities in which to participate while in the popular Southern city. To a lesser degree, the nickname also refers to the hot summer temperatures typical in the Southeast. This weekend, the nickname “Hotlanta” could certainly apply to Kurt Busch and his recent performances in...

Busch Posts Fifth-Place Finish at Bristol

Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), finished fifth in the Irwin Tools Night Race Saturday at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway after starting seventh to score his sixth top-five result this season and his eighth top-five in 28 career Sprint Cup starts at the .533-mile oval. From the drop of the green flag, “tight on exit”...

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
15 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
16 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
19 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
19 days ago  |  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 And Juan Pablo Montoya News

Kurt Busch is going to be in the #26 car for the Indy 500. Rodger Penske is expected to name Juan Pablo Montoya as a third car entry at the Breickyard 400 and could be in a couple more races this year as well.
Via The Pit Stop
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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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