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.
Kasey Kahne suffered a garage mishap at Darlington Raceway before the Bojangles' Southern 500. His Chevrolet fell off the jack onto a tire in final practice and severely dented the left side of his car.
Kasey Kahne has scored six top-10s this season, but the last of these came in late June on the road course of Sonoma Raceway. He finished ninth that afternoon after starting 10th.
Kasey Kahne and Jeff Gordon will join Jimmie Johnson in the back half of the pack on Sunday at Pocono Raceway for the Pennsylvania 400. Kahne posted a lap of 175.901 mph and will roll off the grid 23rd; Gordon starts 24th with a lap of 175.706. Johnson starts just outside the top 20 in 21st.
Kasey Kahne posted a lap of 183.109 mph and failed to advance to the second round of qualification. He will line up 26th on Sunday in the Crown Royal Combat Wounded Coalition 400 at the Brickyard.
Kasey Kahne became the second casualty of Kentucky Speedway practice on the newly repaved and reconfigured surface. He slapped the wall much harder than Brad Keselowski, but the team will attempt to fix the car and stay with the primary.
Kasey Kahne finished ninth in the Toyota / Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway, which was his fourth consecutive top-10 on this track.
Kasey Kahne’s first five races with Hendrick Motorsports at Michigan International Speedway showcased a lot of inconsistency but some solid run. He finished in the 30s twice, top-fives twice, and seventh once. He lost his strength in the past three races, but gained consistency.
Kasey Kahne was hit with a penalty from NASCAR early in the Axalta We Paint Winners 400 at Pocono, but rebounded to finish sixth at Pocono Raceway after starting among the top 12 in 11th. He was one of three Hendrick Motorsports drivers to finish in the top 10.
Kasey Kahne has earned four top-10s this season. His last two successes were fourth-place finishes at Richmond International Raceway and again last week at Dover International Speedway.