Sport Kurt Busch wins pole for tonight’s Coca-Cola 600
Kurt Busch says he's spoken to Kyle Larson and the disgraced NASCAR driver wants to make 'amends' after using racist language
Kurt Busch says he's given Kyle Larson advice and Larson is doing what he needs to do learn his lesson from using a racial slur. © Terry Renna/AP Images Kyle Larson is suspended indefinitely from NASCAR. Terry Renna/AP Images During a livestream of a race on the driving simulator iRacing, Larson appeared unaware that he was broadcasting to all drivers in the virtual race.
will lead the field to the green flag for tonight’s Coca-Cola 600 after claiming the pole Sunday afternoon at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
It is Busch’s 28th career pole and first at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Busch is joined on the front row by. qualified third and is followed by and rookie . was sixth, as Chevrolet drivers took the top six spots.
spun coming to take the green flag to begin his qualifying lap. He grazed the wall with his rear bumper.
slapped the wall off Turn 4 during his qualifying lap and will go to a backup car and start at the rear of the field.
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Going to a backup car. Insanely loose qualifying
— Matt DiBenedetto (@mattdracing)
Trouble for Matt DiBenedetto inqualifying!
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Busch passes Cindric in OT to win Xfinity race at Charlotte .
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) Kyle Busch normally celebrates his victories by climbing on top of his race car and bowing to the crowd. But with no fans in attendance at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Monday night due to the coronavirus pandemic, Busch passed on the tradition after driving past Austin Cindric on the final lap of overtime to claim his 97th career Xfinity Series win.''It kinda felt a little odd,'' Busch said. ''I guess I could have bowed to the camera.''After a crash involving several cars sent the race into overtime, Cindric had a great restart in overtime and overtook Busch for the lead starting from the inside lane.