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Sun 23 Nov 2003
BUSCH: USAC star Yeley gets the call to NASCARHeadline

BUSCH: USAC star Yeley gets the call to NASCAR

Joe Gibbs Racing has signed United States Auto Club (USAC) racer J.J. Yeley to a multi-year contract beginning in 2004. Gibbs, who has won two Winston Cup championships with Bobby Labonte and Tony Stewart since its inception in 1992, has long been...

Tue 18 Nov 2003
BUSCH: Kahne tapped as next big thingHeadline

BUSCH: Kahne tapped as next big thing

On the heels of winning his first career race at Homestead Miami Speedway, Kasey Kahne has become the next big thing. Speculation in the garage for months has been that Busch series star Kasey Kahne was being spied as a future Nextel Cup ...

Mon 17 Nov 2003
BUSCH: Kahne wins first career raceHeadline

BUSCH: Kahne wins first career race

Kasey Kahne's first career win may have been overshadowed by the glare of Brian Vickers championship trophy, but Kahne didn't seem to mind. As media and television focused on the race between Vickers and David Green for the title; Kahne coasted ...

BUSCH: Vickers earns his first championshipHeadline

BUSCH: Vickers earns his first championship

Darlington has been Brian Vickers' favorite track to race, but after Saturday at Homestead Miami Speedway things may change: it will forever be the site where Vickers won his first NASCAR Busch series title. Brian Vickers. Photo by...

Sun 05 Oct 2003
BUSCH: Green wins thriller at KansasHeadline

BUSCH: Green wins thriller at Kansas

David Green jumped into the lead on the final green-flag lap of Mr. Goodcents 300 at Kansas Speedway on Saturday to claim victory in the race. The win moved Green into the Busch Series points lead, 21 ahead of Scott Riggs. David ...

Sat 04 Oct 2003
BUSCH: Waltrip paces Busch qualifying at KansasHeadline

BUSCH: Waltrip paces Busch qualifying at Kansas

Michael Waltrip nailed his 15th career Busch Series pole and second of the season when he turned a fast lap of 178.365 miles per hour in his ...

Sat 30 Aug 2003
BUSCH: Harvick on Busch pole at DarlingtonHeadline

BUSCH: Harvick on Busch pole at Darlington

Kevin Harvick, the pilot of the No. 21 RCR Chevrolet, claimed the pole for Saturday's Busch event at Darlington Raceway. This marks Harvick's fourth pole this season, and 15th series career up-front start. Kevin Harvick. Photo by Tony...

Sat 23 Aug 2003
BUSCH: Keller snags the pole at BristolHeadline

BUSCH: Keller snags the pole at Bristol

Jason Keller motored his No. 57 ppc Racing Ford Taurus to the pole, posting a lap of 126.021 mph at Bristol Motor Speedway. The fast lap clinched his eleventh career Bud Pole award, his second at Bristol. "I really feel confident that I got ...

Sat 16 Aug 2003
BUSCH: Kahne earns first career pole at MichiganHeadline

BUSCH: Kahne earns first career pole at Michigan

Kasey Kahne nabbed the Busch series Bud pole award for Michigan International Speedway's Cabela 250 on Saturday. Kahne scored his first career pole with a lap of 186.490 mph around the two-mile oval. Kasey Kahne. Photo by...

Fri 08 Aug 2003
BUSCH: Riding the high banks of MISHeadline

BUSCH: Riding the high banks of MIS

The 35th season of racing at Michigan International Speedway is heading to a conclusion with next weekend's racing event, the NASCAR Busch and Winston Cup races, the 23rd stop of 2003 for both series. And what better way to start the beginning...

Mon 21 Jul 2003
BUSCH: Green wins at LoudonHeadline

BUSCH: Green wins at Loudon

LOUDON, N.H. - David Green motored past Kevin Harvick on lap 153, and managed not to falter, to score his second win this season. The 45-year-old Owensboro, Kentucky native held off the young guns from the Cup and Busch series to score his seventh...

Sat 14 Jun 2003
BUSCH: Compton sets Kentucky Busch recordHeadline

BUSCH: Compton sets Kentucky Busch record

Sparta, KY - Stacy Compton established a new track record for the NASCAR Busch Series cars today at Kentucky Speedway, winning his first series pole with a time of 30.615 seconds (176.384 mph) around the 1.5-mile oval. Stacy ...

Fri 13 Jun 2003
BUSCH: Roush parks No. 60 FordHeadline

BUSCH: Roush parks No. 60 Ford

CONCORD, NC - Geoff Smith, President of Roush Racing, formally announced that Roush Racing is parking the No. 60 OdoBan Ford of Stanton Barrett. Rumors swirled recently about Roush making a driver change for the Ford, but in the end sponsor...

Sun 25 May 2003
BUSCH: Kenseth beats rookie for the Charlotte winHeadline

BUSCH: Kenseth beats rookie for the Charlotte win

CONCORD, NC - Matt Kenseth, piloting the No. 17 Reiser Enterprises Ford, scored his 14th career NBS victory and second series win at Lowe's Motor Speedway. It was an uneventful end to an exciting race full of lead changes. Race winner...

Fri 23 May 2003
BUSCH: Media track time at Michigan International SpeedwayHeadline

BUSCH: Media track time at Michigan International Speedway

Imagine one's surprise when they received a special invitation to drive a specially prepared stockcar around a superspeedway. Motorsport.com was invited to Michigan International Speedway to partake in a special Media Day. . Photo by...

Mon 12 May 2003
BUSCH: Riggs lands first win of 2003 at GatewayHeadline

BUSCH: Riggs lands first win of 2003 at Gateway

MADISON, Ill. - Scott Riggs scored his third career victory at Gateway International Raceway, as 2002 Truck Series Champion Mike Bliss encountered back luck on the races white flag lap. "Never give up, never give up!" Riggs cheered in victory ...

Sat 10 May 2003
BUSCH: Lewis gets first career pole at St. LouisHeadline

BUSCH: Lewis gets first career pole at St. Louis

MADISON, IL - Ashton Lewis, Jr. driving the Lewis Motorsports No. 46 Chevy garners his first career Bud Pole at Gateway International Raceway. The former Skip Barber Formula Ford champion turned a lap of 131.903 mph to land the top ...

Mon 28 Apr 2003
BUSCH: Third times the charm for Kenseth in FontanaHeadline

BUSCH: Third times the charm for Kenseth in Fontana

FONTANA, CA - Matt Kenseth, driving the No. 17 Reiser Enterprises Ford, rocketed around the 2-mile D-shape oval at Fontana scoring his 13th career series win, and his first this season. Three of Kenseth's victories have been in ...

Sat 12 Apr 2003
BUSCH: LaJoie breaks record, gets pole at NashvilleHeadline

BUSCH: LaJoie breaks record, gets pole at Nashville

Randy LaJoie put the No. 7 Kleenex Chevrolet on the pole for the Nashville NBS race. The two-time series champion also broke the track record with his lap of 163.324 mph. The record set by Shane Hmiel last year at 161.440 mph, was beat by sixteen...

Mon 07 Apr 2003
BUSCH: Earnhardt Jr tames the Talladega monsterHeadline

BUSCH: Earnhardt Jr tames the Talladega monster

Talladega, AL - Dale Earnhardt, Jr. coasted on the apron almost out of fuel, yet managed to bring the No. 8 Chance2 Motorsports Chevy to victory lane under yellow. Earnhardt scored his 17th career Busch Series victory, and his first Busch win at...

Sat 05 Apr 2003
BUSCH: Nemechek nabs 'Dega poleHeadline

BUSCH: Nemechek nabs 'Dega pole

"Front row" Joe Nemechek worked his qualifying magic again by snaring the pole for the Busch race at Talladega. His lap of 188.649 mph was good enough to beat the field, and score Nemechek his 16th career Busch pole. Joe Nemechek. Photo...

Mon 31 Mar 2003
BUSCH: Nemechek wins wild race at TexasHeadline

BUSCH: Nemechek wins wild race at Texas

JUSTIN, TX - After a wild, wreck-filled day that included eight cautions, two red flags and one very controversial black flag, Joe Nemechek managed to keep the No. 87 Chevy out of trouble to score his second Busch series victory this season. The...

BUSCH: Second red flag at TexasHeadline

BUSCH: Second red flag at Texas

Texas Motor Speedway received the second red flag of the race with nine laps of the 200 left. The 'big one' came on a restart. The No. 20 Gibbs Racing Chevy of Mike Bliss got loose, then hit to put Bliss sideways. A total of fifteen cars ...

Sat 29 Mar 2003
BUSCH: Keller posts best lap for Texas poleHeadline

BUSCH: Keller posts best lap for Texas pole

JUSTIN, TX - Jason Keller posted a lap of 187.474 mph to take the Busch Series pole at Texas Motor Speedway. The ppc Racing driver led the Ford sweep of the top four qualifying positions. It is Keller's tenth career pole, and his first since last...

Sun 23 Mar 2003
BUSCH: Harvick takes Bristol demolition derbyHeadline

BUSCH: Harvick takes Bristol demolition derby

BRISTOL, TN - Kevin Harvick, piloting the No. 21 RCR Chevy, scored his third career win at Bristol and ninth of his career. Harvick's break of the race came at lap 97, when Harvick managed to put the No. 21 in the lead. "We worked so hard ...

Sat 22 Mar 2003
BUSCH: David Green on pole at BristolHeadline

BUSCH: David Green on pole at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. - David Green, who didn't run either Busch series race at Bristol last season, grabbed the pole for Saturday's race with track record speed of 126.495 mph. This is Green's second pole of the season and twenty- first of his career....

Tue 18 Mar 2003
BUSCH: Bodine edges McMurray for Darlington winHeadline

BUSCH: Bodine edges McMurray for Darlington win

A day after Ricky Craven edged out Kurt Busch in one of the closest finishes since NASCAR switched to electronic scoring in 1993, the Busch series boys decided to get in on sheet metal slinging. Jamie McMurray and Todd Bodine traded paint as they...

Tue 04 Mar 2003
BUSCH: Nemechek wins lucky 13 in Las VegasHeadline

BUSCH: Nemechek wins lucky 13 in Las Vegas

After a red flag for rain, Joe Nemechek placed the No. 87 Chevy in victory lane for the 13th time in his career and the first since Daytona last July. Nemechek managed to hold off the hard charging No. 21 RCR Chevy of Kevin Harvick to secure the...

Wed 26 Feb 2003
BUSCH: McMurray wins delayed Rockingham raceHeadline

BUSCH: McMurray wins delayed Rockingham race

ROCKINGHAM, NC - After a two-day delay for rain, Jamie McMurray led 192 of 197 laps in the No. 1 James Finch Dodge to win the Rockingham 200. This is McMurray's second consecutive victory at The Rock, and third Busch series career ...

Fri 10 Jan 2003
BUSCH: AP Performance Racing ceases operationsHeadline

BUSCH: AP Performance Racing ceases operations

MOORESVILLE, NC (January 9, 2003) -- The state of the economy has taken its toll on the NASCAR Busch Series team AP Performance Racing. The Canadian-owned operation with driver Tim Sauter announced today they are ceasing operations effective ...

Thu 02 Jan 2003
BUSCH: Sportscar driver Bingham enters NASCARHeadline

BUSCH: Sportscar driver Bingham enters NASCAR

Daytona Beach, FL- Christmas has come early for Grand-Am GTS Series Champion Chris Bingham. Bingham and Jay Robinson Racing join forces for the 2003 NASCAR Busch Grand National season. Bingham, in Daytona testing for the upcoming ARCA 200, has...