Kurt Busch Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Kurt Thomas Busch was born on the 4th August 1978, in Las Vegas, Nevada USA of Caucasian ancestry. He is a professional car racing driver, best known through participating in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, which is the main source of Kurt Busch’s net worth. The driver has been racing in NASCAR series since 2000.

How rich is this popular racing driver? According to the latest estimations, the net worth of Kurt Busch is as much as $25 million.

Kurt Busch Net Worth $25 Million

To begin with, Kurt was raised in his home-town by his parents Thomas and Gaye Busch, where he was educated at Durango High School, and later earned a degree at the University of Arizona. He began participating in various driving competitions together with his father from the age of six; he dreamed about become a professional racer, and now we might easily see that his dream came true. More, it has added significant sums to the overall size of Kurt Busch’s net worth as well as making him famous. In 1994, 16-year-old Kurt Busch was the Rookie of the year in the Dwarf Car Series in Las Vegas. In 1996, he won the Hobby Stock championship. In the Southwest Touring Series held in 1998, he won the rookie of the year award and was the champion during the following season.

The above mentioned achievements were followed by professional victories, which added huge sums to the total size of Kurt Busch’s net worth. In 2000, Kurt Busch debuted for the Roush team as fixed pilot in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series. The debutant had an amazing year becoming the runner-up to his team-mate and main rival, Greg Biffle, and was named the Rookie of the Year. He ended the season with four wins in 24 races on the whole.

Subsequently, over 19 years in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Busch has run 529 races, 27 of which he has managed to win (making 19 pole positions in the process) and in 214 he ended being in top ten. More, he has participated in 28 races of NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, four of which he won. In 2006, Kurt started racing in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, and over five years in the previously mentioned category he has run 30 races, five of which he won and ending in top ten 23 times. Other achievements of the driver are the IROC Champion 2003, Nextel Cup Series Champion in 2004, Coca-Cola 600 Winner 2006, NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race Winner 2010, Budweiser Shootout Winner 2011, Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year 2014 and other awards which have also increased the outright size of Kurt’s wealth.

Kurt had had several run-ins with other drivers over the years, particularly with Jimmy Spencer and six-time NASCAR Champion Jimmie Johnson, but also with his younger brother Kyle Bush. These have lead to several fines and short suspensions, as did a police allegation of DUI in 2006.

Finally, in the personal life of the racer, he married Eva Bryan in 2006, however, the two divorced in 2011. Currently, Kurt Busch claims to be single though rumours fly that he is in relationship.

Quick Facts

Birth date: August 4, 1978
Birth place: Las Vegas-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area, Nevada, United States
Height:5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)
Profession:Professional stock car racing driver
Education:Durango High School, University of Arizona
Nationality:American
Spouse:Eva Bryan (m. 2006–2011)
Parents:Gaye Busch, Tom Busch
Siblings:Kyle Busch
Awards:Rookie of the year in the Dwarf Car Series (1994), 2000 Craftsman Truck Series Rookie of the Year (2000), Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year (2014)
Nominations:2004 Nextel Cup Series Champion (2004), IROC Champion (2003), Coca-Cola 600 Winner (2010), NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race Winner (2010), Budweiser Shootout Winner (2011 (2011), NASCAR Featherlite Southwest Tour Champion (1999)
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Became engaged to his girlfriend Ashley Van Metre on August 26th 2015. They met at Martinsville Speedwaty in Fall 2014.
2Plans to wed his fiancee Eva Bryan in the private estate near Chesapeake Bay in Virginia on July 27, 2006
3Met his now fiancée Eva Bryan on a blind date after a race at Pocono. Eva was told that Kurt was a veterinarian because she would not have come to meet a "redneck racer" as Kurt puts it.
4Older brother of 2004 Nascar Busch Series Rookie of the Year, Kyle Busch.
51999 Featherlite Southwest Tour Champion
62003 IROC Series Champion
72004 Nextel Cup Champion


Filmography

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
NASCAR on Fox2006-2017TV SeriesHimself
Home & Family2017TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2004-2017TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Formula 1: BBC Sport2015TV SeriesHimself - Haas Automation Chevrolet
Monza Rally Show2015TV MovieHimself
NASCAR on TNT2001-2014TV SeriesHimself
Kurt Busch: 362014TV Movie documentaryHimself
Fox and Friends2013-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Nascar Driver
Daytona 500: Bash at the Beach2014TV MovieHimself
Kurt Busch the Outlaw2012TV MovieHimself
The 102011TV SeriesHimself
Pepsi Max 4002010TV MovieHimself
Pepsi 5002009TV MovieHimself
NASCAR: Inside the Headsets2009TV SeriesHimself
Pepsi 5002008TV MovieHimself
2008 NASCAR Pennsylvania 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #2 Miller Lite Dodge
2008 NASCAR Subway 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #2 Miller Lite Dodge
Nextel Cup UAW-Ford 5002007TV MovieHimself - Driver: #2 Miller Lite Dodge
Late Show with David Letterman2004-2007TV SeriesHimself - Top Twelve List Presenter / Himself
Sharp Aquos 5002007TV MovieHimself
2007 Pennsylvania 5002007TV MovieHimself - Driver: #2 Miller Lite Dodge
NASCAR Nextel Cup Allstate 4002007TV MovieHimself - Driver: #2 Miller Lite Dodge
Fast Cars and Superstars: The Gillette Young Guns Celebrity Race2007TV SeriesHimself
WWE Raw2007TV SeriesHimself
60 Minutes2007TV Series documentaryHimself - Racecar Driver (segment "Simon Cowell")
Rome Is Burning2007TV SeriesHimself
Sony HD 5002006TV MovieHimself
MADtv2006TV SeriesHimself
2006 Aaron's 4992006TV MovieHimself
Sony HD 5002005TV MovieHimself
NASCAR Drivers: 3602005TV Series documentaryHimself
Bass Pro Shops MBNA 5002004TV MovieHimself - Driver: #97 Sharpie-IRWIN Industrial Tools Ford
Pop Secret 5002004TV MovieHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
60 Minutes2007TV Series documentaryHimself - Racecar Driver (segment "Simon Cowell")

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