Kyle Busch Wins Brickyard; Makes It Three In A Row
Kyle Busch is a winner for the third straight week. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Christa L Thomas)
By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
A lot of people consider Kyle Busch to be the best restart man in NASCAR. He certainly was on Sunday as three times over the final eight laps, Busch used perfect restarts to win the Brickyard 400 Sprint Cup race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
The victory was the fourth in the last five races and third in a row for Busch, who missed the first 11 races of of the season after braking bones in his leg and foot in an XFINITY Series race at Daytona in the season-opening weekend.
“I just can’t believe this run right now,” Busch said. “I just can’t believe what’s going on.”
The victory was the first for Busch at crown-jewel Indy and improved his chances of making the season-ending Chase playoff even though he missed those 11 races – NASCAR ruled that Busch could make the Chase were he to win a race and put Read the full story »