Kurt Busch- Six Weeks

Kurt Busch will not be able to start NASCAR's playoffs because of concussion-like symptoms which have kept Busch for the past six weeks.

That means two slots in the 16-driver lineup will be available on Saturday in the season's final race on the track of Daytona International Speedway.

Kurt Busch- International Speedway

23XI Racing on Thursday withdrew the medical waiver preventing Busch's participation in the playoffs.

Kurt Busch- The Playoffs

As much as I'd like and hoped to be back to the number. 45 car to take part in an appearance in the playoffs with the team.

Kurt Busch- 45 Car Take Part 

"In the event that I am not cleared to racing, I am aware that I'm not prepared to return to that car."

Kurt Busch- Return Car

Busch has been absent since he crashed during qualifying on the 23rd of July at Pocono.

Kurt Busch- During Qualyfying

 Ty Gibbs, the 19-year old grandson of Joe Gibbs, has replaced Busch because of an injury.

Kurt Busch- 19 Year Old

Kurt Busch- Speedway In May

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Busch got his chance to participate in the playoffs after his victory in the playoffs at Kansas Speedway in May.

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