Detroit Free Press
Cup Series
Kurt Busch (2021)
Profile
Kurt Busch Birthdate  
Hometown Las Vegas, Nevada
Team Chip Ganassi Racing
Primary Sponsor Monster Energy
Owner Rob Kauffman
Car Chevrolet
Car No. 1
Crew Chief Matt McCall
2021 Statistics
Driver Points 2248 Driver Points Rank 8
Races Won 1 Points per NASCAR Race 26.5
Races Won (%) 2.8% NASCAR Won (%) 2.8%
Average Start 14.6 Average Finish Overall 15.5
Average Finish Last 5 13.6 Average Finish Last 10 14.2
Driver Races Run 36 Points per Driver Race Run 26.5
NASCAR Races Run 36 Percentage NASCAR Races Run 100%
Top 5 Finishes 6 Races Top 5 (%) 16.7%
Top 10 Finishes 14 Races Top 10 (%) 38.9%
NASCAR Top 5 (%) 16.7% NASCAR Top 10 (%) 38.9%
Avg Start-to-Finish -0.9 Best Start Position 3
Driver Laps Run 8,163 Driver Races Laps 9,200
Percentage Race Laps Run 88.7% Percentage Races Finished Laps Run 99.8%
NASCAR Races Laps 9,200 Percentage NASCAR Laps Run 88.7%
Did Not Finish 4 Did Not Finish (%) 11.1%
2021 Race by Race for Kurt Busch
Date Event Name Finish Start Laps Run Race Laps Pts/PP Earned Odds Finish Status
2/9/21 Busch Clash at DAYTONA 19 15 35 35 0/0 18-1 Running
2/11/21 Bluegreen Vacations Duel 2 at DAYTONA 9 7 63 63 2/0 Running
2/14/21 DAYTONA 500 22 20 195 200 15/0 15-1 Running
2/21/21 O'Reilly Auto Parts 253 At DAYTONA 4 17 70 70 48/0 28-1 Running
2/28/21 Dixie Vodka 400 8 5 267 267 39/0 50-1 Running
3/7/21 Pennzoil 400 presented by Jiffy Lube 19 7 266 267 18/0 16-1 Running
3/14/21 Instacart 500 15 12 312 312 22/0 25-1 Running
3/21/21 Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 39 11 113 325 8/0 22-1 Accident
3/29/21 Food City Dirt Race 16 28 253 253 21/0 28-1 Running
4/10/21 Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500 21 21 498 500 17/0 28-1 Running
4/18/21 TOYOTA OWNERS 400 13 17 400 400 24/0 40-1 Running
4/25/21 GEICO 500 35 15 185 191 2/0 16-1 Running
5/2/21 Buschy McBusch Race 400 15 28 267 267 22/0 33-1 Running
5/9/21 Goodyear 400 35 17 106 293 2/0 33-1 Accident
5/16/21 Drydene 400 13 28 400 400 28/0 50-1 Running
5/23/21 EchoPark Texas Grand Prix 27 13 54 54 18/0 28-1 Running
5/30/21 Coca-Cola 600 38 12 139 400 1/0 40-1 Engine
6/6/21 Toyota / Save Mart 350 6 30 92 92 41/0 40-1 Running
6/13/21 NASCAR All-Star Race 10 13 100 100 0/0 33-1 Running
6/20/21 Ally 400 8 30 300 300 40/1 32-1 Running
6/26/21 Pocono Organics CBD 325 6 8 130 130 45/1 50-1 Running
6/27/21 Explore the Pocono Mountains 350 20 15 140 140 17/0 13-2 Running
7/4/21 Jockey Made in America 250 presented by Kwik Trip 4 16 62 62 41/0 37-2 Running
7/11/21 Quaker State 400 presented by Walmart 1 8 260 260 59/6 28-1 Running
7/18/21 Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 16 4 292 293 22/0 25-1 Running
8/8/21 Go Bowling at The Glen 13 17 90 90 24/0 20-1 Running
8/15/21 Verizon 200 at the Brickyard 6 20 95 95 31/0 33-1 Running
8/22/21 FireKeepers Casino 400 4 6 200 200 36/0 25-1 Running
8/28/21 Coke Zero Sugar 400 12 8 165 165 25/0 25-1 Running
9/5/21 Cook Out Southern 500 6 3 367 367 44/0 28-1 Running
9/11/21 Federated Auto Parts 400 Salute to First Responders 37 4 40 400 1/0 40-1 Accident
9/18/21 Bass Pro Shops Night Race 19 15 500 500 18/0 14-1 Running
9/26/21 South Point 400 8 20 267 267 33/0 25-1 Running
10/4/21 YellaWood 500 4 14 117 117 42/0 20-1 Running
10/10/21 Bank of America ROVAL 400 25 13 109 109 17/0 28-1 Running
10/17/21 Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 16 17 332 334 33/0 28-1 Running
10/24/21 Hollywood Casino 400 4 13 267 267 47/0 50-1 Running
10/31/21 Xfinity 500 7 10 501 501 31/0 40-1 Running
11/7/21 NASCAR Cup Series Championship 16 5 312 312 23/0 50-1 Running