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Kurt Busch ready to race in Sunday's Indy 500, NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600
Kurt Busch ready to race in Sunday's Indy 500, NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600

CONCORD, N.C. — Kurt Busch has always been a bit of a prickly pear. Maybe that's the best way to make some sense out this fruity adventure during a looooooong stretch of Sunday. While most folks are settling into their beach chairs and popping open a frosty beverage to chill and celebrate the Memorial Day weekend, Busch will be completing a crazy circuit of planes, no trains and two automobiles. It's the infamous double-double: Driving in the Indianapolis 500 in the day, and then driving in NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in the evening. The most pertinent question seems to be: "Why?" "I'm a racer," Busch said. ...

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