Buescher in 2013
October 29, 1992 |
Prosper, Texas, U.S.
|Achievements||2012 ARCA Racing Series Champion|
|Awards||2011 ARCA Racing Series Rookie of the Year
2012 ARCA Racing Series Bill France Four Crown
|NASCAR Nationwide Series career|
|9 race(s) run over 2 year(s)|
|Car no., team||No. 60 (Roush Fenway Racing)|
|Best finish||34th (2013)|
|First race||2011 Bubba Burger 250 (Richmond)|
|Last race||2013 Kansas Lottery 300 (Kansas)|
|Statistics current as of November 16, 2013.|
Chris Buescher (born October 29, 1992 in Prosper, Texas) is an American stock car racing driver. He is currently a developmental driver for Roush Fenway Racing, and drives the No. 17 Ford in the ARCA Racing Series for Roulo Brothers Racing. The 2012 ARCA Champion, he is the cousin of 2012 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion James Buescher.
Buescher began his professional racing career in 2008, driving Legends cars in North Carolina. Mentored by NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver David Ragan and signing as a development driver for Roush Fenway Racing, Buescher began competing in ARCA competition in 2010; he went on to win the series championship in 2012, becoming the only driver ever to compete every lap in a season of competition in the series.
Buescher made his debut in NASCAR competition for Roush Fenway Racing in 2011, driving two races in the Nationwide Series; he returned to the series in 2013, driving in seven races for the team, in addition to a limited ARCA schedule with Roulo Bros. Racing.
In 2014, Buescher moved full-time to the Nationwide Series, driving the No. 60 Ford for Roush Fenway Racing.
Motorsports career results
(key) (Bold - Pole position awarded by time. Italics - Pole position earned by points standings. * – Most laps led.)
|NASCAR Nationwide Series results|
|2011||Roush Fenway Racing||16||Ford||DAY||PHO||LVS||BRI||CAL||TEX||TAL||NSH||RCH
|2013||Roush Fenway Racing||16||Ford||DAY||PHO||LVS||BRI
|† - Qualified for Trevor Bayne|
* Season in progress
1 Ineligible for series points
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- Fraley, Gerry (October 25, 2012). "Chris Buescher adds to family’s success by winning ARCA title". The Dallas Morning News. Dallas, TX. Retrieved 2013-02-19.
- "Chris Buescher - NASCAR Nationwide Series Results". Racing-Reference. USA Today Sports Media Group. Retrieved 2013-02-19.
- "Lucas Oil 200 At Daytona Video Updates". SPEED Channel. Fox Sports. February 16, 2013. Retrieved 2013-02-19.
- "Stewart, Stenhouse Get New Crew Chiefs". ABC. November 19, 2013. Retrieved 2013-11-19.
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