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NASCAR | Danica Patrick, Kyle Busch crash in practice

Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:01:25 -0700

Stewart-Haas Racing driver Danica Patrick and Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch both crashed in Sprint Cup practice at Bristol Motor Speedway Friday, March 14, and four drivers will have to go to backup cars for the race Sunday, March 16.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins rain-shortened NNS race

Sat, 01 Mar 2014 17:22:39 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the rain-shortened Nationwide Series race at Phoenix International Speedway Saturday, March 1.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Matt Kenseth wins at Chicagoland

Sun, 15 Sep 2013 21:50:31 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Matt Kenseth won the Geico 400 at Chicagoland Speedway Sunday, Sept. 15, in the first race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup. He held off teammate Kyle Busch, who was attempting to sweep the Trucks race, Nationwide race and Sprint Cup race.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch punches ticket to Chase

Sun, 01 Sep 2013 20:58:47 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch claimed victory at the Advocare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. It was his fourth victory of the season, and helped him clinch a Chase for the Sprint Cup berth.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch sweeps Texas

Mon, 15 Apr 2013 09:42:59 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the Sprint Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway Saturday, April 13, and it was the second time this year and seventh time in his career that he has won both the Nationwide and Sprint Cup races in the same weekend. Busch led eight times for 171 of the 334 laps, and he's the first driver to win all three series at Texas (six Nationwide wins and two Truck Series victories).

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins Nationwide race at Texas

Mon, 15 Apr 2013 09:39:52 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway Friday, April 12, for his third straight Nationwide victory. He led 91 of the 200 laps Friday, becoming the first six-time winner at the track.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch comes out on top

Sun, 24 Mar 2013 20:52:33 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch scooted to the front Sunday, March 24, for a win at the Auto Club 400 after teammate Denny Hamlin and Penske Championship driver Joey Logano were involved in a last-lap wreck while battling for the lead.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins Nationwide race at Bristol

Mon, 18 Mar 2013 09:27:16 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the Nationwide Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway Saturday, March 16. It was Busch's second Nationwide victory of the season.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch finishes second

Sun, 17 Mar 2013 18:53:05 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch started on the pole Sunday, March 17, at the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway, but he did not win. Busch had to settle for the runner-up spot. He won the pole in track record time Friday, March 15, posted the fastest laps in practice Saturday, March 16, and then won the Nationwide Series event Saturday night.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins pole at Bristol

Fri, 15 Mar 2013 15:15:42 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the pole position for the Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway Friday, March 15. He had a speed of 129.535 mph in practice, breaking the record that Stewart-Haas Racing driver Ryan Newman set 10 years ago.

Fantasy Tip: Consider Busch a top-flight fantasy driver this weekend.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins Nationwide race at Phoenix

Mon, 04 Mar 2013 09:24:17 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the Nationwide Series race at Phoenix International Raceway Saturday, March 2. He led 124 laps and ended a 24-race winless streak in the series.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Matt Kenseth, Kyle Busch fastest in practice

Fri, 01 Mar 2013 15:10:42 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing drivers Matt Kenseth and Kyle Busch had the fastest cars in Sprint Cup practice at Phoenix International Raceway Friday, March 1. Kenseth had a speed of 137.023 mph and Busch had a time of 136.976 mph.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins second duel

Thu, 21 Feb 2013 14:20:24 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the second duel for the Daytona 500 Thursday, Feb. 21.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch signs extension

Thu, 24 Jan 2013 12:22:21 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch signed an undisclosed multi-year deal extension Thursday, Jan. 24, that will keep him with the organization well past the 2013 season. Busch will also drive the No. 54 Nationwide Series Monster Energy car instead of for Kyle Busch Motorsports. He will drive in 25 Nationwide races and roughly 10 Truck races, all at the companion Sprint Cup events.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch signed new deal

Sat, 12 Jan 2013 09:59:30 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch signed a multi-year deal with the team back in December, according to multiple sources.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Optimistic on Kyle Busch extension

Tue, 13 Nov 2012 08:57:57 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing is confident that they will work out a contract extension with driver Kyle Busch. "I feel good that we'll get it all together," J.D. Gibbs said. "I'm not going to say anything official, but we feel good about it." Busch is entering the final year of his current deal, and there was some speculation that he would move to Stewart-Haas Racing in 2014.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Plan to extend Kyle Busch

Mon, 01 Oct 2012 09:42:56 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing owner Joe Gibbs said the team plans to reach an extension with driver Kyle Busch well before his contract expires after next season. "It's always neat to have it done sooner than later," Gibbs said. "All of our drivers, different times, when it works, what fits? We're in that process now." However, the team is in no rush to get a deal done before the end of this season. The team could also recruit drivers Elliott Sadler and Brian Vickers to drive full time in the Nationwide Series next year.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch adds Nationwide race

Mon, 17 Sep 2012 09:03:59 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch added a Nationwide Series race to his scheduled this year after missing out on the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Busch was a late addition to the Nationwide race at Chicagoland Speedway Saturday, Sept. 15, replacing driver Kurt Busch in the No. 54 Kyle Busch Motorsports car.

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Hendrick | Jeff Gordon locked into Chase

Mon, 10 Sep 2012 09:13:30 -0700

Hendrick Motorsports driver Jeff Gordon finished second in the Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway Saturday, Sept. 8, to earn the final spot in the 12-driver Chase for the Sprint Cup title. Gordon took the final spot away from Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch. Busch finished 16th in the race to miss out on the final spot by only three points, missing the Chase for only the second time in his career.

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NASCAR | Nine drivers locked into Chase

Thu, 06 Sep 2012 08:54:32 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin, Roush Fenway Racing driver Greg Biffle, Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., Roush Fenway Racing driver Matt Kenseth, Hendrick Motorsports driver Jimmie Johnson, Michael Waltrip Racing driver Martin Truex Jr., Penske Championship Racing driver Brad Keselowski, Michael Waltrip Racing driver Clint Bowyer and Richard Childress Racing driver Kevin Harvick are the nine drivers that have clinched a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Stewart-Haas Racing driver Tony Stewart and Hendrick Motorsports driver Kasey Kahne are in the 10th and 11th spots currently. Stewart-Haas Racing driver Ryan Newman, Hendrick Motorsports driver Jeff Gordon, Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose, Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch and Joe Gibbs Racing driver Joey Logano are fighting for the final playoff spot.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch's crew chief penalized

Tue, 21 Aug 2012 14:32:48 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing crew chief Dave Rogers, the crew chief for driver Kyle Busch, was fined $25,000 and put on probation for rules infractions that were found in Sprint Cup practice last weekend at Michigan International Speedway. Busch finished 13th in the Pure Michigan 400. Car chief Wesley Sherrill has also been placed on probation.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins at Richmond

Mon, 30 Apr 2012 09:26:16 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway Saturday, April 28. It was his fourth straight spring victory at the track, and it snapped a 22-race winless streak.

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Stewart-Haas Racing | Tony Stewart wins at Fontana

Mon, 26 Mar 2012 12:03:18 -0700

Stewart-Haas Racing driver Tony Stewart won the Sprint Cup Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway Sunday, March 25, in a rain-shortened event. The race was shortened by 71 laps, and Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch finished second and Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished third.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch swerves way to Shootout win

Sat, 18 Feb 2012 19:59:49 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch ended up winning the 2012 Budweiser Shootout Saturday, Feb. 18, despite wrecking the front end of his Toyota earlier in the night. On the final lap, Busch pulled a slingshot pass of Stewart-Haas Racing driver Tony Stewart to win in a thrilling race. In fact, Busch was sideways on a number of occasions, and ended up wrecking Hendrick Motorsports driver Jeff Gordon unintentionally late in a heated battle for position. It was the first time a Toyota has been driven to Victory Lane in the Shootout.

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Kyle Busch | Kurt Busch to join brother in Nationwide Series

Fri, 20 Jan 2012 08:43:12 -0800

Kyle Busch will team with his brother, Kurt Busch, as co-drivers for Kyle Busch Motorsports in the Nationwide Series this season. Kurt will share the No. 54 Toyota with Monster Energy as their sponsor.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch won't be fired

Mon, 14 Nov 2011 08:39:57 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing owner Joe Gibbs said he never considered firing driver Kyle Busch after he intentionally wrecked Roush Fenway Racing driver Ron Hornaday Jr. in the Trucks race a few weeks ago.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch loses primary sponsor

Fri, 11 Nov 2011 08:49:14 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch will run in the last two Sprint Cup Series races of the season, but he'll do it without his primary sponsor, M&M's on his Toyota. He will instead be sponsored by Interstate Batteries in the last two Cup events.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch fined

Tue, 08 Nov 2011 08:44:51 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch was fined $50,000 and placed on probation for the rest of the year Monday, Nov. 7, for his actions in intentionally causing a wreck in the Trucks race Friday, Nov. 4.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch parked for the weekend

Mon, 07 Nov 2011 10:01:19 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch was parked for the Nationwide and Sprint Cup Series races over the weekend after he deliberately wrecked driver Ron Hornaday Jr. in the Truck Series Friday, Nov. 4. "I understand why I was taken out of the car for the rest of the weekend. NASCAR officials had to act, and I accept their punishment and take full responsibility for my actions," Busch wrote. "As a racecar driver, the hardest thing to do is to sit on the sidelines listening to cars on the track when you know you should be out there competing. For this, I have no one to blame but myself." Driver Michael McDowell replaced Busch in the Cup race Sunday, Nov. 6, and finished 33rd, dropping Busch to 11th in the Chase standings. At 100 points back of the leader, Busch has officially been eliminated.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins Nationwide race at Richmond

Mon, 12 Sep 2011 09:05:45 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won his eighth Nationwide Series race of the year at Richmond International Raceway Friday, Sept. 9. Busch now has 51 career Nationwide victories, which is the most in history.

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Richard Childress Racing | Kevin Harvick clinches spot in Chase

Tue, 30 Aug 2011 08:52:18 -0700

Richard Childress Racing driver Kevin Harvick has already clinched a wild card berth in the 12-driver Chase for the Sprint Cup championship this year. Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch, Hendrick Motorsports driver Jimmie Johnson and Roush Fenway Racing drivers Matt Kenseth and Carl Edwards also clinched berths this weekend.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins Nationwide race

Mon, 29 Aug 2011 09:56:43 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the Nationwide Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway Friday, Aug. 26, to become the all-time winningest driver in the Nationwide Series. He now has 50 Nationwide victories.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins 100th race

Sun, 17 Jul 2011 10:03:39 -0700

Kyle Busch and his No. 18 Toyota won the Nationwide Series race Saturday, July 16, at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. It was his 49th career Nationwide Series victory, tying him with Mark Martin for first place in career wins on that circuit.

Busch also became the third NASCAR driver to win 100 races during a career. Busch wouldn't call the win the biggest of his career, but noted it was definitely a "special day" and was a victory that would stick out o him for a long time.

Busch has set his goal of reaching 200 wins, which has only been done by Richard Petty, who won all of his races on the Cup level. Busch's 100 wins are spread over the top three national series in NASCAR.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch docked points

Tue, 14 Jun 2011 08:55:38 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch and owner Joe Gibbs were penalized six championship owner and six championship driver points respectively for failing a post-race inspection after the Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway last weekend. Officials found that the No. 18 car's front left was too low. Crew chief Dave Rogers was also fined $25,000. Busch is fifth in the standings and now trails Roush Fenway Racing driver Carl Edwards for the lead by 31 points.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch's car fails inspection

Mon, 13 Jun 2011 09:57:44 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch and the No. 18 car failed a post-race inspection after the Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway Sunday, June 12. The front left of his car was too low, and the car was 1/16th of an inch outside of the rules. Busch is facing a potential fine, points reduction or both.

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Richard Childress Racing | Richard Childress fined

Tue, 07 Jun 2011 09:24:35 -0700

Richard Childress Racing owner Richard Childress has been fined $150,000 for assaulting Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch last weekend. Childress has also been placed on probation for the rest of the year. Childress reportedly approached Busch after the race Saturday, June 4, placed him in a headlock and punched him several times.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch charged with reckless driving

Tue, 24 May 2011 15:22:21 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch was charged with careless and reckless driving in North Carolina Tuesday, May 24, for driving 128 mph in a 45-mph zone. There is a chance that Busch could lose his driver's license.

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NASCAR | Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick punished

Tue, 10 May 2011 08:52:24 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch and Richard Childress Racing driver Kevin Harvick have been placed on four weeks' probation and fined $25,000 each for a pit-road confrontation during the Sprint Cup race at Darlington Raceway Saturday, May 7.

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NASCAR | Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick involved in post-race melee

Sat, 07 May 2011 21:02:12 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch and Richard Childress Racing driver Kevin Harvick were involved in a post-race altercation at the Showtime Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway Saturday, May 7. Busch and Harvick got tangled up on the track during the race. After the race, Harvick stopped his car, got out and attempted to take a swipe at Busch. The No. 18 pulled away, sending Harvick's driverless car into the Pit Road wall.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins at Richmond

Mon, 02 May 2011 08:39:39 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway Saturday, April 30. It was his third straight Cup win at Richmond in the spring race.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch finishes 35th at Talladega

Mon, 18 Apr 2011 09:39:08 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch finished 35th in the Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway Sunday, April 17, according to NASCAR.com.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins Nationwide race at Talladega

Mon, 18 Apr 2011 08:46:05 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the Nationwide Series race at Talladega Superspeedway Saturday, April 16, for his fourth win in seven Nationwide races, according to The Associated Press.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch finishes 16th at Texas

Mon, 11 Apr 2011 09:12:05 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch finished 16th in the Sprint Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway Saturday, April 9, according to NASCAR.com.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch finishes third at Martinsville

Mon, 04 Apr 2011 08:59:29 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch finished third in the Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway Sunday, April 3, according to The Associated Press.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch finishes third at Bristol

Mon, 28 Mar 2011 08:56:25 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch finished third in the Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway Sunday, March 27, according to The Associated Press.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins Nationwide race at Bristol

Mon, 28 Mar 2011 08:52:29 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the Nationwide Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway Saturday, March 26, according to The Associated Press.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch dominates at Bristol

Sun, 20 Mar 2011 20:14:08 -0700

Kyle Busch pushed his consecutive winning streak at Bristol Motor Speedway to five races with a win in the Jeff Byrd 500 Sunday, March 20, reports The Associated Press. The Joe Gibbs Racing driver dedicated his win to his car's manufacturer, Toyota, and its employees in Japan recovering from the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.

Busch also won the Nationwide Series race at Bristol Saturday, March 19, giving him 46 career victories in Nationwide play, just three behind tying the current record.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch finishes 38th at Las Vegas

Mon, 07 Mar 2011 09:11:21 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch finished 38th in the Sprint Cup race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Sunday, March 6, according to The Associated Press.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch finishes second at Phoenix

Mon, 28 Feb 2011 09:33:44 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch finished second in the Sprint Cup race at Phoenix International Raceway Sunday, Feb. 27, according to ESPN.com.

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Joe Gibbs Racing | Kyle Busch wins Nationwide race at Phoenix

Mon, 28 Feb 2011 09:31:45 -0800

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch won the Nationwide Series race at Phoenix International Raceway Saturday, Feb. 26, and led all 200 laps in the race, according to The Associated Press.

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