Kyle Busch has won five times in NASCAR's Premier Series at Bristol Motor Speedway, and ranks as one of the favorites again in Sunday's Food City 500 (live on FOX, with pre-race coverage beginning at 1:30 p.m.).
See who the others are and where Busch ranks among the five who can win the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race:
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Really? Kasey Kahne?
Yep. Kahne's lone victory at Bristol came in the spring race in 2013 -- and since then, he's won only twice more in a total of 147 starts. But he was third-fastest in Saturday's final practice and has been consistently quick all weekend.
As the driver of the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet continues to seek his first Cup victory, he comes to a short track where he seems comfortable. He also was fourth-fastest in final practice.
Sensing a pattern here? All four Hendrick Motorsports cars were fast at one time or another during the three practice sessions Friday and Saturday. Don't be surprised if Johnson wins his second race in a row after going to Victory Lane in Texas two weeks ago.
Another young driver seeking his first Cup win, Jones was first, second and sixth in the three practice sessions. He is going to win a race sooner rather than later, and appears to have the car to do it pronto. He also won Saturday's XFINITY race, which will only help him in the Cup race in terms of confidence, momentum and, more importantly, knowledge of a track that is tricky this weekend.
Kyle seems primed to break a tie with his older brother, Kurt, as they both have five wins on the .526-mile short track. No other active Monster Energy driver has more -- and Kyle was fastest in each of the final two practices. He's primed to go to Victory Lane again.