Kyle Busch and His Family Make Wonderful Gesture Towards a Family Affected by Charlotte Floods

Published 12/18/2020, 1:08 PM EST
LOUDON, NH – SEPTEMBER 24: Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M’s Caramel Toyota, celebrates in Victory Lane with his wife Samantha and son Brexton after the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series ISM Connect 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 24, 2017 in Loudon, New Hampshire. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)


Last month, the state of North Carolina experienced heavy floods after bouts of incessant rain. In light of this, recently, Kyle Busch, his son Brexton, and the rest of the Busch family decided to help one of the victims.

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While collaborating with Far Out Toys, the Busch clan decided to help a family who was impacted by the floods.

The flood rendered a lot of people homeless and reportedly claimed a few lives. The situation escalated to a point where floodwaters reached the rooftops.

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Additionally, several roads were waterlogged and many areas were devoid of electrical power. As it turns out, this flood was one of the after-effects of Hurricane Matthew.

This is why Kyle Busch, Brexton Busch, and the rest of the family are doing their best to provide relief. Truthfully speaking, he is not the only party who is aiding in relief efforts. There are multiple parties involved in rescue and rehabilitation efforts.

What else is Kyle Busch up to in the NASCAR off-season?

The #18 Joe Gibbs Racing driver is currently enjoying some downtime in the off-season. However, there will soon come a time when he will get back to work and prepare for the coming season.

Having been the 2019 Cup Series champion, he will be determined to wrest back the title from Chase Elliott‘s clutches.

Sep 27, 2020; Las Vegas, Nevada, USA; NASCAR Cup Series driver Kyle Busch (18) leads driver Kevin Harvick (4) during the South Point 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports | Reuters

Additionally, Busch will be eager for redemption and will want to mount a stronger challenge. This season, he finished eighth in the championship and racked up one win at the Texas Motor Speedway. With this, he kept his winning streak alive for a 16th consecutive season.

If he manages to surpass 18 consecutive seasons with a win, he will hold an all-time record. Of course, a record will not mean much to him if he does not win the Cup Series title. However, Kyle Busch will definitely try to give his rivals a run for their money.

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