Kyle Busch was one of five drivers who’s team was issued a warning at Bristol. The No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing team received its fourth warning at Bristol and as a result will lose its pit stall selection.
Several laps before his accident, Kyle Busch felt something breaking on his Toyota. He tried to ride it out, but crashed on lap 357 and was collected by Justin Allgaier to end his day. Busch finished the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway 39th.
Persistent rain has postponed the Bass Pro Shops Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway to Sunday at 1 pm ET. The race will be televised on CNBC.
Denny Hamlin qualified on the outside pole for the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway with a lap of 131.200 mph, which was 0.023 seconds slower than his teammate Carl Edwards. Fellow Joe Gibbs Racer Kyle Busch qualified third.
Kyle Busch had the fastest single lap in the first practice session at Bristol Motor Speedway for the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race. He backed that up with another fast lap in final practice with a speed of 129.684 mph.
Sprint Cup driver Kyle Busch, driving the No. 18 Tunity Toyota, had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first practice for the XFINITY Series Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Kyle Busch has the fourth-best average finish in 2016 with an 11.95. His average start of 9.68 means that he has not lost a lot of place-differential points.
Two botched late-race restarts cost Kyle Busch a shot victory and a certain top-five finish. He overcooked turn one in back-to-back green flags and went wide into the turn one runoff area. Ultimately, he finished sixth in the Cheez-it 355 at the Glen after starting fifth.
Kyle Busch posted the quickest average speed in Friday’s final practice for the Cheez-it 355 at the Glen with a 124.854 mph average from laps 12 through 21.
Sprint Cup driver Kyle Busch (#18 NOS Energy Drink Toyota) led both Thursday practice sessions for the NASCAR XFINITY Series Zippo 200 at Watkins Glen International.
Sprint Cup driver Kyle Busch (#18 NOS Energy Drink Toyota) led the first practice session for the XFINITY Series Zippo 200 at Watkins Glen International.
The Busch Brothers started the Pennsylvania 400 on the same row in 15th and 16th. The finished nose to tail as well, with Kyle posting a ninth and Kurt finishing 10th.
Kyle and Kurt Busch both failed to advance to the third and final round of qualification. Kyle posted a lap of 177.054 mph while Kurt was marginally better with a 177.183. Kyle starts the Pennsylvania 400 16th; Kurt will line up 15th.
Kyle Busch was the last driver to pass inspection for qualification at Pocono Raceway. He was not cleared to get onto the track because of a camber issue until half of the session was over and did not get onto the track until only six minutes remains.