NASCAR driver Kyle Busch was ordered to undergo sensitivity training before the start of the 2022 campaign for using an insensitive term during an interview at Martinsville late last year.
Busch used word against Brad Keselowski after race at Martinsville
Busch was upset about being hit by Brad Keselowski as his rival made a last ditch move to pass him on the final straight.
"I should beat the **** out of him right now."
After the race, Kyle Busch called out Brad Keselowski for his move for second on the last lap.
— NASCAR on NBC (@NASCARonNBC) October 31, 2021
According to Bob Pockrass, FOX Sports reporter NASCAR confirmed today that Kyle Busch has completed sensitivity training required from using r-word last year November.
Kyle Busch has completed sensitivity training required from using r-word last yr, NASCAR confirmed. Confirmation today doesn't mean it occurred in the last few weeks, just that he did complete it during offseason & those who conducted the session pleased with his responsiveness.
— Bob Pockrass (@bobpockrass) January 26, 2022
Busch later tweeted, “In one of my post-race interviews I used a word I should never use and I want to apologize for it,” but the series said the language violated its conduct guidelines.