Busch has looked forward for months to offseason surgery on his left foot to have the plates and screws removed so that his foot can feel normal again. But he's also decided to have a second surgery, one to remove the rod in his right leg. It's not so he can feel good immediately, but it's preventative, ESPN.com reports.
Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for SHR, finished eighth in the Ford EcoBoost 400. It was his third-straight Top-10 finish, his 21st of 2015 and his sixth Top 10 in 15-career Sprint Cup starts at Homestead Miami Speedway, stewarthaasracing.com reports.
Kenseth qualified the No. 20 Dollar General Toyota in the 19th position but wasted little time in making his way into the Top 10. He would battle the remainder of the afternoon inside the Top 10 before taking the checkered flag in seventh-place. It was another fantastic season for Kenseth who won five races over the course of 2015, joegibbsracing.com reports.
Target Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates announced Monday that Chad Johnston has been named crew chief for Larson and the No. 42 Target team. Johnston will assume the role effective immediately to begin preparation for the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, chipganassiracing.com reports.
Logano and the No. 22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford Fusion team wrapped up the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season by finishing fourth in Sunday night's Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, teampenske.com reports.