Busch insulted people with disabilities on Sunday while describing a decision made by his opponent, Brad Keselowski.
“That’s fucking r ——-, man, so stupid,” Busch said. “I don’t understand these guys. I should beat the s— out of [Keselowski] right now that’s what I should be doing, but it doesn’t help me either. “
“I should beat him **** out of him now.” “
After the race, Kyle Busch called out Brad Keselowski for his second place finish on the last lap.
– NASCAR sur NBC (@NASCARonNBC) October 31, 2021
In a Monday tweet, Busch condemned his word choice, saying he used an “I should never use” word.
In one of my post-race interviews, I used a word I should never use and I want to apologize.
– Kyle Busch (@KyleBusch) November 1, 2021
In a statement on Monday, NASCAR wrote that Busch will need to undergo sensitivity training before starting the 2022 season.
He will not be subject to fines for the incident, Sports Illustrated reports.
Busch, a two-time NASCAR Cup Series champion, was eliminated from the 2021 playoffs on Sunday, along with Keselowski.