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Kyle Busch to compete in Feb. 20 Super Late Model race in Las Vegas

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When the NASCAR Cup Series heads to Las Vegas in February, hometown native Kyle Busch will pull double duty as he returns to compete at the The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the first time in 13 years.

The defending Cup Series champion is set to compete in the Feb. 20 Star Nursery 100, a 100-lap Super Late Model race on the 3/8-mile track. He will then race in the Feb. 23 Pennzoil 400 NASCAR Cup race at LVMS.

Busch developed his racing skills at the Bullring, totaling 50 wins between 1999 and 2003. He last competed there in 2007.

“It’s going to be great to get back to where it all began,” Busch said in a press release. “My family and I spent many Friday and Saturday nights racing at the Bullring, and it will always hold a special place for me. I’m really looking forward to racing against a few guys I raced against back in the day as well as some of the new drivers who are cutting their teeth coming up through the ranks.”

The Super Late Models race begins at 10 p.m. ET followed by the Star Nursery 150 ARCA Menards Series West race at 11 p.m. ET.

NASCAR America: Kurt, Kyle Busch learned how to race at The Bullring in Las Vegas (video)

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No matter what career, you have to have a starting place where you learn your craft, perfect it and potentially move on to bigger and better things.

Such was the case with brothers Kurt and Kyle Busch, who both learned how to race — and more importantly, how to win — at their home race track, The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Virtually every Friday and Saturday night from March through October, the Busch boys, mother Gaye and father Tom, as well as other family members and friends, could be found at the little short track.

It was definitely a family affair. Tom would race himself before turning over the reins to Kurt and later Kyle, while Gaye did a variety of things that proved the family that races together, stays together.

Check out the video above where Kurt reflects back on the early days of his racing career.