Chris Buescher began his racing career at the age of six in his hometown of Prosper, Texas. Buescher started racing motorcycles and continued until the age of nine. He then switched over to the Bandolero Series, which he raced in over the next three years, around his home state of Texas. In 2004 he went to Nationals and won at the age of 12. The 2014 season sees Buescher continuing his Roush Fenway Racing development driver program, participating in select NASCAR Nationwide Series events in the No. 16 Ford Mustang.