Kurt Busch's Marital Status, Still Together With Ashley Busch

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Kurt Busch's Marital Status, Still Together With Ashley Busch

Quick Information

  • Date of Birth 04-08-1978
  • Nationality American
  • Birth Place Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Profession Racing driver
  • Birth Name Kurt Thomas Busch
  • Zodiac Sign Leo
  • Father Tom Busch
  • Mother Gaye Busch
  • Brother/s Kyle Busch
  • Children/Kids No
  • Relationship Status Married
  • Wife/Spouse Ashley Van Metre
  • Wedding Date 7th January 2017
  • Engaged Date August 2015
  • Net Worth $60 million
  • Awards 2000 Craftsman Truck Series Rookie of the Year and 2014 Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year
  • High School Durango High School
  • Education University of Arizona
  • Height/ How Tall? 5 feet 9 inches (1.8 m)
  • Hair Short
  • Hair Color Black
  • Facebook https://www.facebook.com/OfficialKurtBusch/
  • Twitter Kurt Busch (@KurtBusch)
  • Instagram https://www.instagram.com/kurtbusch/?hl=en

Professional racecar driver Kurt Busch competes in the NASCAR Cup series. He plays for the team Chevrolet Motorsport.

He won the 2004 Nextel Cup Champion, 2003 IROC Series Champion, and 1999 Featherlite Southwest Tour Champion

Kurt Busch Married Life

Kurt is married to Ashley Van Metre. Kurt and Ashley met at Martinsville Speedway in Fall 2014 and started dating. They got engaged in August 2015. 

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Kurt Busch with wife Ashley Van Metre in November 2019 (Photo: Ashley Van Metre's Instagram)

After almost two years, the couple tied the knot on 7th January 2017. The intimate wedding ceremony was held in front of forty of their friends and family.

A week after the big day, they hosted a reception at Palm Beach. During the celebrations, singer Steven Tyler serenaded the crowd with a surprise performance. 

The couple recently completed their 4 years of togetherness on 7 January. Kurt took the happy news to his Instagram and wished his wife Ashley a happy 4th anniversary. Calling her a sweet angel he said, "You have my heart to infinity!"

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Kurt Busch (@kurtbusch)

Well, this is not the first time the professional racer has shower love for his wife. There are a number of instances where Kurt has not missed out on flaunting love with Ashley. Whether that be Christmas, New Year, or Valentine's day, he is always there with his wife.  

On 2021's Valentine's Day, he called her his best friend and reciprocating the love Ashley shared an intimate picture sending luck and love to her husband. 

Likewise, at the year's beginning Kurt Instagrammed a picture saying Every year is special because of her presence.

These are only a couple of posts that justify the love they share for each other. But if you go through all of Kurt's posts, you will find a similar kind of scenario in many occasions.        

Who Is Ashley Van Metre?

Ashley is a model and reality star. Wilhelmina Models- a reputed talent management agency, has signed her.

Moreover, she is a professional polo player; she plays for U.S. Polo Association. She was part of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s July 2018 polo event. 

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As per her reality show credit, she appeared on season one of CMT’s original series, Racing Wives, in 2019. 

Kurt's First Wife; Failed Marriage 

Kurt was previously married to Eva Bryan. They first met on a blind date after a race at Pocono. Initially, Eva thought he was a veterinarian. But her confusion was cleared on the first date itself. And, the pair started dating. 

Eventually, Kurt and Eva got married on 27th July 2006. As his wife, she used to help him professionally; Eva was the vice president of Kurt’s racing company. 

However, their marriage ended in divorce in 2011. 

Past Dating Life & Domestic Abuse Charges 

Kurt was in a relationship with Patricia Driscoll- former president and executive director of the Armed Forces Foundation. The pair started dating in 2011 and broke up in 2014. 

Kurt and his ex-girlfriend had a messy break-up. She claimed that the professional racer had physically and verbally abused her. According to Patricia, Kurt slammed her head into a bedroom wall and gaged her in his motorhome at Dover International Speedway in Delaware. 

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She filed for a restraining order against Kurt and got a protective order against him. Following the order, NASCAR suspended him. 

However, the case got dropped due to lack of evidence, and Kurt returned to racing in 2015. 

Kurt Busch Wiki, Age

Kurt was born on 4th August 1978 in Las Vegas, Nevada. He started car racing as a child and became successful in Dwarf racing as a teenager. 

He has a brother, Kyle Busch, who is also a professional racer. He was named the 2004 Busch Series Rookie of the Year. 

Kurt’s father also used to race in NASCAR. 

Facts On Kurt Busch

  • Kurt won 2000’s Craftsman Truck Series Rookie of the Year award. 

  • He also won the 2010 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race. 

  • He is the champion of the 2004 NASCAR Next Cup series and the winner of the 2017 Daytona 500.

  • He has a height of 5'11'' and weighs around 73 kgs (160 lbs).