Kyle Busch

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Kyle Busch
Kyle Busch
Born May 2, 1985 (1985-05-02) (age 28)
Las Vegas, Nevada
Awards 2004 Busch Series Rookie of the Year
2005 NEXTEL Cup Series Rookie of the Year
2009 Nationwide Series Champion
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series statistics
Car #, team #18 – Joe Gibbs Racing
2012 Sprint Cup position 13h
Best Cup position 5th – 2007
First race 2004 UAW-DaimlerChrysler 400 (Las Vegas Motor Speedway)
First win 2005 Sony HD 500 (California Speedway)
Wins Top tens Poles
27 155 13
NASCAR Nationwide Series statistics
Car #, team #18 – Joe Gibbs Racing
2009 NNS position 1st
Best NNS position 1st – 2009
First race 2003 Carquest Auto Parts 300 (Lowe's Motor Speedway)
First win 2004 Funai 250 (Richmond International Raceway)
Wins Top tens Poles
60 177 32
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series statistics
Truck #, team #18 – Kyle Busch Motorsports
2009 NCWTS position 17th
Best NCWTS position 14th – 2008
First race 2001 Power Stroke Diesel 200 (O'Reilly Raceway Park at Indianapolis)
First win 2005 Quaker Steak and Lube 200 (Charlotte Motor Speedway)
Wins Top tens Poles
33 87 12
Statistics current as of August 25, 2013 [1].

Kyle Thomas Busch (born May 2, 1985) is a NASCAR race car driver. Busch races in the Sprint Cup, Nationwide Series and the Camping World Truck Series. Kyle's brother, Kurt Busch also races in the Sprint Cup series.

Busch won his 100th NASCAR race on July 17, 2011. He is only the third driver in NASCAR history to do this. The other two drivers are Richard Petty with 200 wins, and David Pearson with 106 wins.[2] With over 50 wins in the Nationwide series, Busch has more wins than any other driver in that series.[3]

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