Kyle Busch

Kyle Thomas Busch (born May 2, 1985) is an American professional stock car racing driver and team owner. He currently competes full-time in the NASCAR Cup Series, driving the No. 8 Chevrolet Camaro for Richard Childress Racing and part-time in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series, driving the No. 51 Chevrolet Silverado for Kyle Busch Motorsports. KBM runs multiple trucks in the Truck Series. Busch is the 2009 NASCAR Nationwide Series champion and the 2015 and 2019 Cup Series champion. Busch is also a WWE 24/7 Champion.[1]

Kyle Busch
Busch at Pocono Raceway in 2022
BornKyle Thomas Busch
(1985-05-02) May 2, 1985 (age 37)
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight185 lb (84 kg)
Achievements
NASCAR Cup Series career
624 races run over 20 years
Car no., teamNo. 8 (Richard Childress Racing)
2022 position13th
Best finish1st (2015, 2019)
First race2004 UAW-DaimlerChrysler 400 (Las Vegas)
Last race2022 NASCAR Cup Series Championship Race (Phoenix)
First win2005 Sony HD 500 (California)
Last win2022 Food City Dirt Race (Bristol Dirt)
Wins Top tens Poles
60 353 32
NASCAR Xfinity Series career
362 races run over 19 years
2021 position73rd
Best finish1st (2009)
First race2003 Carquest Auto Parts 300 (Charlotte)
Last race2021 Credit Karma Money 250 (Atlanta)
First win2004 Funai 250 (Richmond)
Last win2021 Credit Karma Money 250 (Atlanta)
Wins Top tens Poles
102 263 70
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series career
165 races run over 20 years
Truck no., teamNo. 51 (Kyle Busch Motorsports)
2021 position93rd
Best finish14th (2008, 2010)
First race2001 Power Stroke Diesel 200 (IRP)
Last race2022 DoorDash 250 (Sonoma)
First win2005 Quaker Steak and Lube 200 (Charlotte)
Last win2022 DoorDash 250 (Sonoma)
Wins Top tens Poles
62 133 22
Statistics current as of September 5, 2022.

He is the younger brother of 2004 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series champion and current NASCAR Cup Series driver, and in turn fellow competitor, Kurt Busch.

He is nicknamed "Rowdy" and "Wild Thing" for his driving style,[2] "The Candy Man" due to his longtime sponsorship with Mars, Incorporated,[3] and the self-titled "KFB".[4]


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