30 Odd 6 is your weekly feature focusing on the 30th driver in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Like last year, we’re instead focusing on the 29th place driver from the Bank of America 500.
Name: Kyle Busch
Hometown: Las Vegas, NV
Team: Joe Gibbs Racing
- His wife, Samantha, is a graduate of Purdue University (again, hi Big Ten!).
- He graduated high school a year early in order to pursue racing.
- He has a cameo as a West Virginia state trooper in the new movie Logan Lucky.
- His foundation helps kids, families and communities get through difficulties. The Bundle of Joy Fund, which helps with the cost of infertility treatments, is part of this.
- Other than racing, he likes watching American football and roots for the Denver Broncos.
- He also likes to drive sand cars.