Kurt Busch has finished 12th or better in his last four Talladega SuperSpeedway races. This week he was eighth after starting the Geico 500 18th.
Kurt Busch was unhappy with Brad Keselowski after the Food City 500 at Bristol, saying he should shut his "[expletive] lip" after the driver of the No. 2 reported the No. 41’s rear housing was moving around during the short track race.
Kurt Busch has either finished in the top five or outside the top 10 in four of his last 10 Bristol Motor Speedway races. This week, he was third in the Food City 500 after starting deep in the field in 26th.
Kurt Busch finished ninth in the Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway, which was his 10th consecutive top-10 on this track type dating back to last May’s SpongeBob SquarePants 400 at Kansas Speedway.
With a 13th-place finish in the STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway. Kurt Busch maintained his position inside the top 16 in points. He currently sits eighth in the standings.
Kurt Busch has the eighth-best average finish in the 2016 Cup season with a mark of 11.8.
Kurt Busch was another driver who failed to advance to the second round of qualification at Auto Club Speedway for the Auto Club 400. His lap of 186.095 mph was only 26th best.
Kurt Busch drove to a sixth-place finish at Phoenix International Raceway in the Good Sam 500 after starting the day in fourth.
Kurt Busch not only had the fastest single lap in the first practice session for the Good Sam 500k at Phoenix International Raceway, he posted the quickest 10-lap average of 135.699 mph.
In Saturday morning’s practice session, Kurt Busch posted the fastest single lap over teammate Kevin Harvick. In final practice, Harvick topped the leaderboard with a speed of 136.317 mph. Busch was second-fast with a 136.173.
Kurt Busch posted the fastest single lap of practice in Saturday morning’s session. His top speed was 137.436 mph.
Kurt Busch posted the fastest single lap in the first practice session of the weekend with a speed of 138.846 mph.
Kurt Busch dominated the Kobalt 400 early and led the first 31 laps after winning the pole at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Unfortunately, a speeding penalty during the first caution period cost him track position from which he never fully recovered.
Kurt Busch wins the Coors Light Pole Award for the Kobalt 400 with a lap of 27.505 seconds, 196.328 mph.