Discussion

Kurt Busch set to drive No. 78

Updated: September 27, 2012, 4:30 PM ET
By David Newton | ESPN.com

DOVER, Del. -- Plans are being put into place for Kurt Busch to replace Regan Smith in the No. 78 Furniture Row car for the final five races of this season.

"That's what I have been told," Smith told ESPN.com on Thursday.

Busch was named Smith's replacement for next season earlier in the week. Smith has since been told that the 2004 Sprint Cup champion will go in the car after the Oct. 7 race at Talladega Super Speedway.

Busch's first race for the Denver-based organization ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE RACING HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM