As some of you may or may not know, that Kurt Busch was suspended by NASCAR indefinitely on Friday afternoon due to the legal case that he beat his ex-girlfriend.
One of our reporters let me know that Kurt Busch was going to appeal his suspension at 12pm across the street from the Daytona International Speedway.
I arrived at the building at 11:15am hoping to get him arriving into the building. But Kurt arrived around 10am, so I missed him. Let the waiting game begin! With a few dozen tv stations, writers and other photographers, we were escorted into a room inside the building .
Having covered stuff like this in the past, no way Kurt Busch was gonna talk to any media. So myself and another photographer waited outside for 3 1/2 hours. After about 2 hours, we found the car the Kurt Busch arrived in. There was a D/O parking pass in the window which means Driver/Owner. Then in the back if the car, was luggage with StewartHass Racing on it, so that gave it away.
Shortly after, a guy got into the car and drove around the parking lot trying to avoid us. As I followed the car, a few minutes later it pulled in front of the building and out walked Kurt Busch from side door of the building where no one was expecting it.
So after 4 hours of waiting, it was a 30 second shoot.
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