Stories tagged: Kyle Busch
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 6:35 p.m.
Martin Truex Jr. caps career season with 1st NASCAR title
Martin Truex Jr. capped the most successful season of his journeyman career as NASCAR’s champion. Truex wrapped up his first Cup title Sunday night by winning at Homestead-Miami Speedway, where …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 6:26 p.m.
Kyle Busch earns spot in championship race at Martinsville
Kyle Busch is the first driver into NASCAR’s championship race, using an overtime pass of teammate Denny Hamlin to win Sunday at Martinsville Speedway.
Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Kyle Busch spoils Chase Elliott’s run at Dover for 2nd straight win
Chase Elliott rubbed his head and leaned against his car, crestfallen as he replayed the final laps in his mind. Jimmie Johnson, his champion teammate, walked over to offer some …
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
Kyle Busch gets NASCAR playoff win in New Hampshire
Kyle Busch earned a berth in the second round of NASCAR’s playoffs with a dominant victory Sunday at New Hampshire Motorspeedway.
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 8:28 p.m.
Kyle Busch takes pole at New Hampshire in 2nd NASCAR playoff
Kyle Busch’s run in NASCAR’s playoff opener went from dominant to dud because of mistakes on pit road. Clean up those gaffes, and Busch again just may have the car …
Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 11:40 p.m.
Kyle Busch wins playoff pole at Chicagoland Speedway
Kyle Busch raced to the top spot at Chicagoland. But Brad Keselowski was the driver pegged as the No. 1 target by the rest of the Cup field.
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 10:11 p.m.
Brad Keselowski runs down Kyle Busch for Xfinity victory
Brad Keselowski ran down Kyle Busch with 16 laps to go and drove away to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Richmond Raceway.
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 8:35 p.m.
Kyle Busch completes Bristol sweep with 20th win at track
It’s Bristol Motor Speedway and Kyle Busch practically owns the place. Busch swept the weekend for the second time in his career by winning the Monster Energy Cup Series race …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 7:19 p.m.
Kyle Busch wins at Bristol for 19th time in NASCAR
Kyle Busch continued his domination at Bristol Motor Speedway with a victory in Friday night’s Xfinity Series race. The win was the 19th national series victory at Bristol for Busch, …
Sat., July 29, 2017, 6:50 p.m.
Christopher Bell wins Truck Series race at Pocono; Kyle Busch wrecks
LONG POND, Pa. – Kyle Busch dominated another NASCAR race and was clearly the driver to beat until a late wreck knocked him out of the race. Kyle Busch Motorsports …
UPDATED: Fri., July 7, 2017, 7:03 p.m.
Kyle Busch hopes Kentucky Speedway mastery ends win drought
Kyle Busch enters the 400-mile NASCAR Cup race at Kentucky Speedway third in points but also in search of his first 2017 victory. Kentucky could offer the boost Busch needs …
Fri., March 17, 2017, 2:10 p.m.
Joey Logano tells Kyle Busch ‘honest mistake’ led to incident at Vegas
The first face-to-face meeting between Kyle Busch and Joey Logano since last week’s post-race scuffle in Las Vegas is over. Whether the drivers feel any better about things headed into …
UPDATED: Sat., March 4, 2017, 8:41 p.m.
Kyle Busch wins Atlanta Xfinity, car fails inspection
After a bunch of close calls at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Kyle Busch has found the winning touch in the NASCAR Xfinity Series.
Sun., July 24, 2016, 11:13 p.m.
Kyle Busch completes weekend sweep at Indianapolis
Kyle Busch won the Brickyard 400 on Sunday to make it a clean sweep at Indianapolis.
Sat., July 23, 2016, 9:08 p.m.
Stewart puts winning ahead of nostalgia in Indianapolis farewell
When Tony Stewart dreamed about winning at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, he never contemplated saying goodbye.
Sun., May 8, 2016, 5:49 p.m.
Kyle Busch keeps Joe Gibbs Racing at front of Sprint Cup
At the season-opening Daytona 500, Joe Gibbs Racing proved it was unquestionably the fastest, from Denny Hamlin taking the checkered flag to its quartet of cars leading more than three-quarters …
Sat., May 7, 2016, 10:04 p.m.
Kyle Busch finally gets first Sprint Cup win at Kansas
Kyle Busch has seemingly dozens of reasons to despise Kansas Speedway, from the two times he crashed out of Chase races to the innumerable misfortunes in other series.
Sat., April 9, 2016, 11:10 p.m.
Kyle Busch turns in another weekend sweep
Kyle Busch took the lead after the final restart Saturday night at Texas to complete his second NASCAR weekend sweep in a row.
Sun., April 3, 2016, 10:38 p.m.
Kyle Busch wins again for weekend sweep at Martinsville
Kyle Busch finally figured out Martinsville (Virginia) Speedway in his truck victory on Saturday.
Sat., Feb. 20, 2016, 6:12 p.m.
Busch brothers back in Daytona 500 year after sitting out
Kyle Busch was stuck in a hospital bed, the Daytona 500 just a race on TV.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 7:44 p.m.
Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kyle Busch win qualifying races
Driving a car he believes is unbeatable, Dale Earnhardt Jr. added to his family legacy at Daytona International Speedway on the anniversary of his father’s death.
Mon., Nov. 23, 2015, 9:58 p.m.
Column: Maturity helps Kyle Busch finally win 1st Cup title
There was a time early in Kyle Busch’s career that his talent could not save his job.
Sun., Nov. 22, 2015, 10:13 p.m.
Kyle Busch completes comeback to win 1st Cup title
Kyle Busch watched the season opener from a hospital bed, his pregnant wife and his dogs by his side.
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015, 11:23 a.m.
George Diaz: Kyle Busch rowdy and ready after horrific crash in February
Kyle Busch never let doubt creep in, even with a mangled leg. Someone else with a double compound fracture in his right leg and a fracture of his left foot …
Sun., Aug. 23, 2015
Auto racing: Joey Logano repeats at Bristol
Joey Logano won the Bristol night race for the second straight year, grabbing the lead on the final restart Saturday night when he zipped past Team Penske teammate Brad Keselowski. …
Sun., Aug. 16, 2015
Auto notes: Practice mishap will send Kyle Busch to back for Pure Michigan 400
This was exactly the kind of scenario Kyle Busch needs to avoid. Busch slid onto the grass after coming through a turn during NASCAR Sprint Cup practice Saturday, damaging his …
Sun., Aug. 2, 2015
Busch continues hot streak in truck
The NASCAR series make little difference to Kyle Busch. The hottest driver in the sport always finds a way to victory lane. Busch made a triumphant return to the Truck …
Sat., Aug. 1, 2015
Auto racing notes: Kyle Busch starts drive for 4th straight win from pole
Kyle Busch will start his drive for his fourth straight NASCAR Sprint Cup victory from a familiar spot, out front and in first. Busch turned a lap of 178.416 mph …
Mon., July 27, 2015
Brickyard 400 is Kyle Busch’s third straight Sprint Cup victory
Kyle Busch’s incredible comeback rolled through Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where Busch won the Brickyard 400 on Sunday for a weekend sweep at the historic track. Busch missed the first 11 …
Mon., July 20, 2015
Kyle Busch wins for third time in last four Sprint Cup races
LOUDON, N.H. – Stuck in a hospital, Kyle Busch could only think about a comeback, not championship contention. Could Busch imagine, days after a horrific crash, he would become a …