Indianapolis Star
Sprint
Kurt Busch (2009)
Profile
Kurt Busch Birthdate  
Hometown Las Vegas, Nevada
Team Chip Ganassi Racing
Primary Sponsor Monster Energy
Owner    
Car Chevrolet
Car No. 1
Crew Chief Matt McCall
2009 Statistics
Driver Points 6446 Driver Points Rank 4
Races Won 2 Points per NASCAR Race 132.2
Races Won (%) 5.6% NASCAR Won (%) 5.6%
Average Start 13.3 Average Finish Overall 12.8
Average Finish Last 5 11.6 Average Finish Last 10 9.8
Driver Races Run 36 Points per Driver Race Run 132.2
NASCAR Races Run 36 Percentage NASCAR Races Run 100%
Top 5 Finishes 10 Races Top 5 (%) 27.8%
Top 10 Finishes 21 Races Top 10 (%) 58.3%
NASCAR Top 5 (%) 27.8% NASCAR Top 10 (%) 58.3%
Avg Start-to-Finish +0.5 Best Start Position 2
Driver Laps Run 10,335 Driver Races Laps 10,556
Percentage Race Laps Run 97.9% Percentage Races Finished Laps Run 99.2%
NASCAR Races Laps 10,556 Percentage NASCAR Laps Run 97.9%
Did Not Finish 3 Did Not Finish (%) 8.3%
2009 Race by Race for Kurt Busch
Date Event Name Finish Start Laps Run Race Laps Pts/Bon Earned Odds Finish Status Winnings
2/7/09 Budweiser Shootout 9 12 78 78 0/0 15-1 Running $43000
2/12/09 Gatorade Duel 1 6 22 60 60 0/0 7-1 Running $23788
2/15/09 Daytona 500 10 11 152 200 134/0 20-1 Running $325513
2/22/09 Auto Club 500 5 4 250 250 160/5 15-1 Running $133900
3/1/09 Shelby 427 23 2 284 285 99/5 10-1 Running $102525
3/8/09 Kobalt Tools 500 1 2 330 330 195/10 12-1 Running $164175
3/22/09 Food City 500 11 32 503 506 130/0 10-1 Running $109075
3/29/09 Goody's Fast Relief 500 18 2 500 500 109/0 15-1 Running $91975
4/5/09 Samsung 500 8 28 334 334 147/5 7-1 Running $151000
4/18/09 Subway Fresh Fit 500 3 3 312 312 170/5 12-1 Running $145375
4/26/09 Aaron's 499 6 28 188 188 155/5 12-1 Running $130750
5/2/09 Crown Royal presents the Your Name Here 400 12 17 400 400 132/5 12-1 Running $93475
5/9/09 Southern 500 16 8 367 367 115/0 5-1 Running $100350
5/16/09 Sprint All-Star Race 3 2 100 100 0/0 10-1 Running $148646
5/24/09 Coca-Cola 600 34 17 226 227 61/0 40-1 Running $106900
5/31/09 Dover 400 5 19 400 400 155/0 15-1 Running $136520
6/7/09 Pocono 500 37 4 182 200 57/5 12-1 Running $83275
6/14/09 Lifelock 400 8 5 200 203 142/0 12-1 Running $101150
6/21/09 Toyota/Save Mart 350 15 27 113 113 123/5 30-1 Running $100000
6/28/09 Lenox Industrial Tools 301 3 4 273 273 170/5 6-1 Running $146675
7/4/09 Coke Zero 400 5 4 160 162 160/5 12-1 Running $143575
7/11/09 Lifelock.com 400 17 22 267 267 112/0 18-1 Running $110100
7/26/09 Allstate 400 at the Brickyard 27 40 160 160 82/0 20-1 Running $164375
8/2/09 Pennsylvania 500 9 4 200 200 143/5 12-1 Running $96300
8/10/09 Series At The Glen 7 2 90 90 151/5 8-1 Running $98525
8/16/09 Carfax 400 36 6 146 200 55/0 12-1 Accident $91675
8/22/09 Sharpie 500 7 13 500 500 146/0 10-1 Running $126975
9/6/09 Pep Boys Auto 500 38 6 244 329 49/0 12-1 Accident $101725
9/12/09 Chevy Rock & Roll 400 2 13 400 400 170/0 25-1 Running $170825
9/20/09 Sylvania 300 6 3 300 300 155/5 10-1 Running $114750
9/27/09 Dover 400 5 16 400 400 160/5 15-1 Running $122750
10/4/09 Kansas 400 11 39 267 267 135/5 25-1 Running $115325
10/11/09 Pepsi 500 8 24 250 250 147/5 20-1 Running $121925
10/17/09 Bank of America 500 10 15 334 337 139/5 20-1 Running $99600
10/25/09 Tums Bring it on 500 17 37 501 501 112/0 30-1 Running $91250
11/1/09 Amp Energy 500 30 6 189 191 78/5 20-1 Accident $93425
11/8/09 Dickies 500 1 3 334 334 190/5 20-1 Running $440575
11/15/09 Checker O'Reilly Auto Parts 500 presented by Pennzoil 6 2 312 313 155/5 12-1 Running $112250
11/22/09 Ford 400 4 12 267 267 165/5 8-1 Running $157275