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NOTES: Ran 31 races last year, mostly in start-and-park situations.


No. 51 Chevrolet, Phoenix Racing

DRIVER: Kurt Busch

BORN: Aug. 4, 1978


CREW CHIEF: Nick Harrison

SPONSOR: (To Be Determined)

NOTES: Although he won two races and made the Chase, Busch struggled with anger issues and parted ways with Penske Racing at the end of the season. He has said he’s seeing a sports psychologist.


No. 55 Toyota, Michael Waltrip Racing

DRIVER: Mark Martin

BORN: Jan. 9, 1959

HOMETOWN: Batesville, Ark.

CREW CHIEF: Rodney Childers

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