Drivers show how psyched they are about the Rio Olympics

Kurt Busch sits in the garage during Sprint Cup Series practice on Friday at Watkins Glen International, showing off his patriotic racing shoes for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Respect is something professional athletes have for their peers in other sports.

And with the Rio Olympics just kicking off, the NASCAR community is already solidly behind Team USA to win big and bring home the gold as often as possible.