Kurt Busch

Kurt Busch


8/4/1978, Las Vegas, NV, USA

Birth Name

Kurt Busch


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Before he could legally drive a street car, Kurt Busch was getting plenty of attention for his ability to drive a racecar. He credits his start in racing to his father, Tom, who introduced him to the Dwarf car series when he was just 14 years old. Kurt…more


Trivia and Quotes

  • Kurt is the most hated man in auto racing, but he\'s an amazing talent.

    Fans and fellow racers hate Kurt Busch for good reasons: He doesn\'t respect his fellow drivers much and is unapologetic when he wrecks someone. These are actually the qualities that made Dale Earnhardt a NASCAR idol, but Busch is somehow hated for possessing the same personality. Kurt does a great job driving bad cars to respectable finishes and he\'ll continue to win many races in the future, especially at the short tracks. The 2004 NASCAR Nextel Cup champion has many years of good racing left in him. While Kurt doesn\'t deserve the admiration and large fan base that other top drivers have, he doesn\'t deserve to be booed when he wins.moreless
  • Kurt Busch is a true NASCAR champion.

    In 2000 Kurt bursted on the NASCAR scene in the Truck Series driving the 99 Exide Ford F-150 for Jack Roush, where he won 4 races finished 2nd in the standings and won Rookie of the Year. The next year he drove the 97 Sharpie Ford, in 2004 he won the Nextel Cup championship for Jack Roush then moved on in 2006 to drive the #2 Miller Lite Dodge for Roger Penske.moreless