All on track activities have been canceled for the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway and the grid will be set by NASCAR’s rule book. That means Matt Kenseth will lead the field to green Sunday—or whenever the rain lets up.
Matt Kenseth gave Joe Gibbs Racing their fourth consecutive victory in the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway when he passed a faltering Kevin Harvick with three laps remaining. This is his second victory after passing drivers gambling on fuel.
Matt Kenseth finished fifth in the MyAFibRisk.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway and completed a sweep of the top-five by Chase contenders. Teammate Denny Hamlin won, teammate Carl Edwards finished second, Kurt Busch was third, and Ryan Newman finished fourth.
Matt Kenseth led 352 of the 400 laps of the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway in dominant fashion and scored his fourth victory of 2015. Kenseth was forced to pass for the lead after several restarts and he did so with ease each time.
Three years ago Matt Kenseth replaced Joey Logano in the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota and it seems they cannot get away from one another. Kenseth posted a lap of 126.357 mph in time trials on Friday and will line up beside Logano on the front row for Saturday night’s Federated Auto Parts 400.
Matt Kenseth posted the second quickest speed in final practice for the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway. His speed of 121.911 mph was recorded during his first 10 laps on the track in that session.
Matt Kenseth posted one of the fastest single laps in the Friday morning practice session for the Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway. His top speed was 128.597 mph, which was set late in the session. He settled into second on the speed chart.
Matt Kenseth led the field to green for the Pure Michigan 400, led the most laps with 146 of 200, and won at Michigan International Speedway in dominant fashion.
Matt Kenseth posted the fastest time in the first round of qualification and he backed it up with a lap of 197.488 mph in the second round to grab the pole. He will lead the Pure Michigan 400 field to green on Sunday for the first time in his career on this track.
Joe Gibbs Racing swept the top four spots in the first round of qualification at Michigan International Speedway for the Pure Michigan 400. Matt Kenseth led the contingent with a lap of 195.988 mph.
Matt Kenseth earned his second consecutive top-five by conserving fuel in the Cheez-it 355k at the Glen. He was able to nurse his car home fourth behind Kevin Harvick—who was also in fuel conservation mode. His victory last week in the Windows 10 400 at Pocono Raceway also came as the result of fuel mileage.
Matt Kenseth conserved his fuel better than anyone else on the track and scored his second win of the 2015 NASCAR season. His official lead over second-place Brad Keselowski was 9.013 seconds in the Windows 10 400 at Pocono Raceway.
Joe Gibbs Racing swept the top four spots in Saturday morning’s practice session for the Windows 10 400 at Pocono Raceway. Carl Edwards led the contingent with a speed of 175.812, followed by Matt Kenseth (175.418), Kyle Busch (175.408), and Denny Hamlin (175.298).
Matt Kenseth was 0.077 seconds slower than Brad Keselowski in the first practice session for the Windows 10 400 at Pocono Raceway.