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Poles in 2014
2011: Finished career-best second in series points. … Raced third consecutive full season in No. 13 ThorSport Racing Chevrolet, with 11 top fives, 16 top 10s, the latter tying his career high. … Won poles at Martinsville-1, Kentucky-1. … Average start of 8.5 keyed by 16 top-10 starts. … Won twice in a season for first time in his NASCAR national series career, at Martinsville-1, Homestead-Miami. … Average finish of 9.4. … Completed career-best 98.5 percent of laps attempted, for second consecutive season running at finish of 24 of 25 races. … Led career-high 373 laps. 2010: Finished third in series points. ... Raced second consecutive full season for owner Mike Curb in No. 13 ThorSport Racing Chevrolet, with 14 top fives, 16 top 10s; both career highs. … Raised driver rating by 13 points over 2009. … Won second career race, at Kansas; average finish 8.1. … Best start, second, at Kentucky; average start 6.1, with only two races started outside the top 10. … Completed 97.4 percent of laps attempted, led 220 laps and finished on the lead lap in 23 of 25 races.
2012: Lost the championship to James Buescher by six points but had two wins, 10 top fives, 16 top 10s and two poles. 2011: In his second full season for Red Horse Racing, came in fifth in points and won for the second time at Daytona. 2009: Ran full-time in the Trucks series, first for himself and then for Red Horse Racing.
2012: Announced he was leaving Richard Childress Racing for Kyle Busch Motorsports and came in third in points. Earned his first win at Pocono. Made two Nationwide starts, finishing 10th and 15th. 2011: Finished seventh in points and took home Rookie of the Year honors.
2011: Finished fourth in series points. … Competed for seventh consecutive full season for Kevin Harvick Inc. … Won a pole for seventh consecutive season, at Las Vegas. … Average start of 7.8. … Won four times, for seventh consecutive season with at least one win, at Texas-1, Atlanta, Kentucky-2 and Las Vegas. … Average finish of 10.4. … Completed 92 percent of laps attempted. … Average Driver Rating 95.18.
2008: Finished 39th in series points. … Drove seven races for Roush Fenway Racing. … Best start, second at Talladega. … Average start of 17.3. … Best finish, 18th at Milwaukee, Talladega. … Average finish of 24.7. … Completed 79 percent of laps attempted.
2010: Finished 41st in series points. ... Made 11 starts for owner Todd Braun. … Best start, 19th at Michigan. … Best finish, 11th in series debut at Nashville-2. … Average finish of 21.9. … Completed 87.5 percent of laps attempted.
2011: Not eligible for series points, competed for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series points. ... Made 10 attempts, seven starts including one for Jennifer Jo Cobb Racing, six for MAKE Motorsports’ new team. ... Best start, 29th at Watkins Glen, Atlanta and Kansas. ... Best finish, 23rd at Charlotte-2. 2005: Finished 69th in series points. ... Competed in eight races for owner John McGill. ... Best start, 31st at Richmond-2. ... Best finish, 22nd at Dover-2. ... Completed 72.5 percent of laps attempted. ... Made series debut at Auto Club-2.
2011: Finished 54th in series points. … Ran three races near end of season for Turn One Racing. … Best start, 24th at Martinsville-2. … Average start of 27.3. … Best finish, 25th at Las Vegas, Martinsville-2. … Average finish of 27th. … Completed 72.5 percent of laps attempted.
2011: Finished 14th in series points. … Ran first nine races for Germain Racing, then finished season with owner Eddie Sharp. … Best start, fifth at Kentucky-2. … Average start of 16.3. … Best finish, seventh at Bristol-2. … Average finish of 16.6. … Completed 95.6 percent of laps attempted. … Led 14 laps. 2010: Finished 12th in series points. ... Drove debut season in No. 7 VisitPIT.com Toyota for Red Horse Racing. … Four top fives, eight top 10s; running at finish of 22 of 25 races. … Best start, third, at Darlington; average start 12.8. … Best finish, third, at Dover; average finish 15.6. … Completed 91.5 percent of laps attempted, ended season with back-to-back top-10 finishes.
2011: Finished 34th in series points. … Made five starts for Stacy Compton’s Turn One Racing. … Best start, 15th at Lucas Oil Raceway. Average start of 28.2. … Best finish, 10th at Lucas Oil Raceway. … Average finish of 18.8. … Completed 98.5 percent of laps attempted, was running at finish of all five races.
2012: Busch called this the worst year of his career, despite one win, 13 top fives, 20 top 10s and two poles. Brother Kurt took KBM’s Nationwide team to Victory Lane for the first time while Kyle didn’t see Victory Lane in any other series. 2011: Surpassed Mark Martin as the winningest Nationwide driver (51) and won over 100 races across the three national series. 2010: Became the first driver to sweep all three national series in one weekend at Bristol.
2012: Won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship in only his third full season while also taking home three Nationwide wins. 2011: Finished fifth in points and had three wins, which all came after breaking his ankle at a test at Road Atlanta. 2010: Won the NASCAR Nationwide Series Championship.
2011: Finished 24th in series points. … Won career-best two poles, at Sonoma and Pocono-2. … Average start of 17.9. … Best finish, third at Charlotte-1 and Daytona-2. … Average finish of 19.1. … Only two top-10 finishes, fourth at New Hampshire-2 and fifth at Watkins Glen, in second half of season. … Completed 96.7 percent of laps attempted. … Led career-best 58 laps. 2010: Finished career-best 16th in series points. … Became youngest pole winner in NASCAR Sprint Cup history with his first career pole at Bristol-1. … Fell out of top 10 in standings after three races, but never fell lower than 22nd. … Best finish of second at Martinsville-1. … Ended season with five top-10s in last six races. … Doubled previous totals of career top-fives and top-10s with seven and 16 respectively. … Average start 16.2. … Average finish 16.8. … Finished third in NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race.
2012: Earned Truck series Rookie of the Year title and was fourth in points. Will run full time in 2013 with a limited Nationwide schedule. 2011: Won the ARCA championship while racing in select NASCAR touring and national series.