Kurt Busch recorded an impressive Sprint Cup victory at Sundays Dickies 500 at Texas Motor Speedway…and made it one lucky day for someone in the stands. When his brother Kyle ran out of gas with three laps to go, Kurt jumped into the lead and never gave it up, earning his second win of the season and 20th of his career.
With 26 drivers finishing on the lead lap last Sunday, Dodges Kasey Kahne tied his best ever finish at Talladega with a second place finish. This moves Kahne up to ninth in The Chase standings.. Kurt Busch was involved in a pile up with two laps to go dropping him to 30th place and keeping him at 6th in The Chase standings. The Chase moves to Texas Motor Speedway today with three races left.
Brad Keselowski, who has already posted impressive numbers this year running a limited NASCAR Cup Series schedule, including a spectacular win at Talladega in April, will take over as the driver of the #12 Penske Dodge Charger today in Texas.
Hell continue to drive the #12 Penske Dodge Charger for the remainder of the NASCAR Cup Series schedule in preparation for his first full time season with the team next year.
Brad is already making headlines in NASCAR. After a breakout 2008 season in the NASCAR Nationwide Series,