NASCAR Stars Visit Veterans At Walter Reed Army Medical Center

BETHESDA, MD – SEPT. 26: NASCAR driver Kurt Busch (R) talks to BMT Dwyer at the MATC Rehab Center at the NASCAR Tribute to the Warriors on Sept. 26, 2013 at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Bethesda, Md. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/NASCAR via Getty Images)

One of the most patriotic sports in the country, NASCAR has always gone above and beyond to show its support for the U.S. Military. 

Before making their way to Dover, Del. for this weekend’s race, a few of NASCAR’s biggest stars stopped by Walter Reed Army Medical Center to visit with soldiers recovering from injuries sustained in duty. 

BETHESDA, MD – SEPT. 26: (L-R) NASCAR driver Brian Scott and team owner Richard Childress talk to Chris Branderson at the MATC Rehab Center at the NASCAR Tribute to the Warriors on Sept. 26, 2013 at Walter Reed National Military Center in Bethesda, Md. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/NASCAR via Getty Images)

BETHESDA, MD – SEPT. 26: NASCAR team owner Roger Penske (L) talks to Ken Schwartz at the MATC Rehab Center at the NASCAR Tribute to the Warriors on Sept. 26, 2013 at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Bethesda, Md. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/NASCAR via Getty Images)

A frequent visitor to Walter Reed, Kurt Busch and girlfriend Patricia Driscoll are among the sport’s biggest supporters of veterans. 

While there, Busch found a familiar name amongst the crowd.