Kurt Busch got off to a rough start at Sunday’s Chase elimination race at Phoenix International Raceway.
The driver of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet beat pole-sitter Jimmie Johnson to the start-finish line on the initial start of the race and was forced to serve a pass-through penalty on pit road.
Ultimately, Busch ran out of time to overcome the setback and was eliminated from the Chase. On Monday, Busch tweeted his thoughts on the matter.
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I broke a rule, and NASCAR made the correct call. If this is something that continues to be consistently called, then I'm at peace with it.