Bojangles’ Southern 500 profiles: Kurt Busch

Bojangles’ Southern 500 profiles: Kurt Busch

DARLINGTON, SC (WMBF) - The Bojangles' Southern 500 is this Sunday, and WMBF News will be bringing you complete in-depth coverage in the hours leading up to the race during Race Day Live, our exclusive pre-race special.

Learn more about the drivers racing in this year's Bojangles' Southern 500 who are in the Race for the Chase in the Sprint Cup Series.

According to his website, Kurt Busch won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship in 2004, beating Jimmie Johnson by eight points in the Miami finale.

Busch is a 27-time race winner in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, taking 19 pole positions, according to the website.

He is in the chase on Sunday thanks to a win at Pocono.

Busch has never won at Darlington, but he has finished in the top 10 six times in 19 starts. He was sixth in 2015.

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