Roush releases Busch, McMurray joins team

BUSCH RELEASED FROM CONTRACT, MCMURRAY TO JOIN ROUSH RACING IN 2006 CONCORD, N.C. (Nov. 11, 2005) -- Roush Racing has announced that Kurt Busch has been released from his Roush Racing contract obligations effective at the end of the 2005 year...

BUSCH RELEASED FROM CONTRACT, MCMURRAY TO JOIN ROUSH RACING IN 2006

CONCORD, N.C. (Nov. 11, 2005) -- Roush Racing has announced that Kurt Busch has been released from his Roush Racing contract obligations effective at the end of the 2005 year and that Jamie McMurray has signed to drive for Roush Racing commencing in the 2006 season.

Newell-Rubbermaid and Diageo will continue as primary sponsors of the McMurray driven entry in NASCAR's Nextel Cup Series.

Roush Racing is a subsidiary of Livonia, Mich., based Roush Industries that operates ten motorsports teams; five in NASCAR Nextel Cup with drivers Mark Martin, Matt Kenseth, Kurt Busch, Greg Biffle and Carl Edwards; three in the Busch Series with Martin, Kenseth and Edwards, and two in the Craftsman Truck Series with drivers Ricky Craven and Todd Kluever.

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Series Monster Energy NASCAR Cup
Drivers Matt Kenseth , Greg Biffle , Kurt Busch , Ricky Craven , Jamie McMurray , Carl Edwards , Todd Kluever