Kasey Kahne is riding a current four-race top-10s streak at Sonoma, giving him an average finish of 7.25 in that span of races—and that makes this his best track in the last three and four years.
Kasey Kahne scored back-to-back top-10s for the first time in 2016 with a seventh at Darlington Raceway and a sixth at Richmond International Raceway in September.
Kasey Kahne has earned four top-10s in 12 Homestead-Miami Speedway starts, but none of them have come with Hendrick Motorsports.
Kasey Kahne finished eighth in the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.
Kasey Kahne has scored three top-10s in his last four efforts on short, flat tracks in the NASCAR Sprint Cup series.
After rebounding from what appeared to be a broken suspension part in the back of his Chevrolet, Kasey Kahne regained a lost lap and finished the Hollywood Casino 400 in 10th.
Kasey Kahne finished third in the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway to earn his first top-five in his last 18 starts.
Kasey Kahne posted the quickest 10-lap average in the first practice session for the Bank of America 500. His top speed of 188.561 mph was set during his first 10 laps on track.
Kasey Kahne finished ninth in the Bad Boy Off Road 300 at New Hampshire to become the top finishing non-Chase driver of the weekend.
Kasey Kahne posted the fastest single lap in final practice for the Bad Boy Off Road 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway among non-playoff contenders. His speed of 132.489 mph was good enough for third on that chart.
For much of the second half of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400, Kasey Kahne was part of a Hendrick Motorsports sweep of the top 10. He kept his position through the checkers and finished seventh in Chicagoland Speedway after starting 19th.
Kasey Kahne posted the fastest lap among non-Chase contenders. His top speed of 185.039 mph was good enough for sixth on the speed chart, placing him directly behind Martin Truex Jr.
Kasey Kahne made a determined effort at Richmond International Raceway and finished sixth in the Federated Auto Parts 400. Unfortunately, he failed to earn enough points to advance into the 2016 Chase for the Championship and finished two positions behind the cutline.
Kasey Kahne was seventh in the Bojangles' Southern 500, which was his best finish in a NASCAR Cup race since he was sixth in the June Axalta 400 at Pocono Raceway.