JGR driver Kyle Busch underwent surgery on his left foot.
29-year-old Kyle Busch was suffering inflammation in his left foot and was forced to undergo surgery at the conclusion of the season. Joe Gibbs Racing assures that he will be ready to race in time for the Daytona 500.
"Kyle Busch, driver of the No. 18 Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) had successful surgery on his left foot this morning," the release read. "Busch is expected to make a full recovery in time for the start of the
2015 NASCAR season in February."
"The scheduled offseason surgery was performed to relieve a recurring source of inflammation in his left foot. The surgery was performed by Dr. Robert Anderson of OrthoCarolina."
Kyle Busch ended the 2014 Sprint Cup season tenth in the championship standings, securing one victory.