Kurt Busch Back In Victory Lane
Kurt Busch ended an 83-race winless streak when he held off Jimmie Johnson to take the checkered flag in Sunday’s STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway heard live on 630 The Fan.
Busch came back from an earlier race incident with Brad Keselowski to get his first win as a member of Stewart-Haas Racing.
Busch roared past Johnson for the top spot 29 laps from the checkered flag on what turned out to be the race’s final restart only to watch the No. 48 Lowe’s 10 laps later. Busch was able to make another run as the race wound down and with seven laps remaining made the winning pass.
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series now heads to Texas Motor Speedway next Sunday afternoon you will hear all the action on sports radio 630 The Fan.