Last year, Busch won this race, but Joe Gibbs Racing has struggled as a team and he could not make it to Victory Lane. Still, Busch had good speed, earning his first stage win since Stage 1 in the Daytona 500.
After his breakthrough first Cup victory a week earlier at Talladega, Stenhouse came to Kansas with a lot of momentum. But it didn’t translate into another stellar run, as he was one of several drivers who had a loose wheel.
Almirola took a severe hit into Logano's car that lifted his No. 43 Ford into the air. He was cut out of his car and taken to a local hospital for observation. FOXSports.com sends our thoughts to Almirola.