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    Ty Gibbs will drive the 23XI Racing No. 45 Cup car, Kurt Busch to miss the race after his crash.

    ByNASCAR88

    Jul 24, 2022 ,
    Ty Gibbs will drive the 23XI Racing No. 45 Cup car, Kurt Busch to miss the race after his crash.

    Kurt Busch had a unfortunate cup series qualifying session yesterday, wrecking his car and now having concussion-like symptoms so he will miss the race on Sunday.

    Busch crashed off Turn 3 in qualifying. The rear of his car banged the SAFER barrier and the front then whipped and made a heavy impact with the barrier.

    Ty Gibbs was named the replacement for Kurt Busch to drive the 23XI Racing No. 45 Cup car at Pocono.

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    “This morning, Kurt Busch met with doctors in the infield care center for further evaluation following his accident during yesterday’s qualifying session. Following the evaluation, Kurt Busch has not been cleared to race in today’s NASCAR Cup Series event at Pocono Raceway.”

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    “You gotta be very disciplined in these situations … and go out there and do the work.” Said Ty Gibbs

    Sunday’s race begins at 3 p.m. ET, although the green flag is expected to be waved closer to 3:15 p.m. ET.

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