Kurt Busch Bio

Kurt Busch

DATE OF BIRTH: AUG 4, 1978
ROOKIE YEAR: 2001
HOMETOWN:  Las Vegas, NV
Kurt Busch is the 2004 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion competing full-time for Stewart-Haas Racing. Busch won the championship in the inaugural year of the Chase, 2004 and also won the 2017 Daytona 500. Busch has 29 career wins in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series as well as five career wins in the XFINITY Series and four career wins in the Camping World Truck Series. Busch also earned 2000 Sunoco Rookie of the Year honors in the Truck Series.

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Statistics

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series
Year Age Races Win T5 T10 Pole Laps Led Earnings Rank AvSt AvFn RAF LLF DNQ WD
2000 21 7 of 34 0 0 0 0 2411 0 311,915 48 25.1 25.1 7 1 0 0
2001 22 35 of 36 0 3 6 1 8932 160 2,170,629 27 29.4 25.5 28 13 1 0
2002 23 36 of 36 4 12 20 1 10259 933 5,105,394 3 14.1 14.1 32 25 0 0
2003 24 36 of 36 4 9 14 0 9771 680 5,587,384 11 16.7 18.1 28 19 0 0
2004 25 36 of 36 3 10 21 1 10215 746 9,677,543 1 15.0 12.5 33 25 0 0
2005 26 34 of 36 3 9 18 0 9361 958 7,667,861 10 13.7 15.3 31 23 0 0
2006 27 36 of 36 1 7 12 6 9930 272 5,681,655 16 10.4 19.4 33 19 0 0
2007 28 36 of 36 2 6 14 1 10281 885 6,852,008 7 13.7 15.2 33 26 0 0
2008 29 36 of 36 1 5 10 0 10272 164 5,098,191 18 20.4 21.9 31 18 0 0
2009 30 36 of 36 2 10 21 0 10334 738 6,844,780 4 13.4 12.8 33 29 0 0
2010 31 36 of 36 2 9 17 2 10540 842 7,620,702 11 11.1 15.3 34 25 0 0
2011 32 36 of 36 2 8 16 3 10523 770 6,714,991 11 12.0 14.6 33 26 0 0
2012 33 35 of 36 0 1 5 0 9738 19 4,178,293 25 22.2 23.2 29 10 0 0
2013 34 36 of 36 0 11 16 1 10418 448 6,144,163 10 13.2 14.7 34 23 0 0
2014 35 36 of 36 1 6 11 0 10025 220 4,634,405 12 13.5 18.9 30 20 0 0
2015 36 33 of 36 2 10 21 3 9592 788 5,752,866 8 10.1 11.1 33 25 0 0
2016 37 36 of 36 1 9 21 2 10348 238 0 7 12.1 12.0 34 31 0 0
2017 38 36 of 36 1 6 15 1 9837 16 0 14 11.8 16.5 29 22 0 0
18 years 612 29 131 258 22 172787 8877 90,042,780 15.0 16.6 545 380 1 0

NASCAR Xfinity Series Statistics

NASCAR Xfinity Series
Year Age Races Win T5 T10 Pole Laps Led Earnings Rank AvSt AvFn RAF LLF DNQ WD
2006 27 7 of 35 2 5 6 1 1223 303 236,150 39 8.4 5.4 7 7 0 0
2007 28 4 of 35 0 2 3 1 630 114 104,815 69 7.0 14.0 3 3 0 0
2011 32 1 of 34 1 1 1 1 85 37 42,481 1.0 1.0 1 1 0 0
2012 33 15 of 33 2 7 11 0 2424 164 473,645 14.6 10.7 12 11 0 0
2013 34 3 of 33 0 2 2 0 276 21 109,052 18.7 14.3 2 2 0 0
5 years 30 5 17 23 3 4638 639 966,143 12.1 9.9 25 24 0 0

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Statistics

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series
Year Age Races Win T5 T10 Pole Laps Led Earnings Rank AvSt AvFn RAF LLF DNQ WD
2000 21 24 of 24 4 13 16 4 4083 458 745,632 2 9.2 8.0 23 17 0 0
2001 22 1 of 24 0 1 1 0 200 0 14,505 79 4.0 5.0 1 1 0 0
2012 33 3 of 22 0 0 3 0 324 59 36,339 8.3 8.7 3 3 0 0
3 years 28 4 14 20 4 4607 517 796,476 8.9 8.0 27 21 0 0

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