Kasey Kahne posted the fastest single lap in Bristol’s first practice session. His top speed was 14.971 seconds, which equals 128.168 mph.
Kasey Kahne finished eighth in the Duck Commander 500 and capped off a sweep of the top-10 by Hendrick Motorsports. His teammates Jimmie Johnson won, Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished third, and Jeff Gordon finished seventh.
Kasey Kahne posted the fastest single lap in final practice for the Duck Commander 500 at Texas. His top speed was 190.975 mph.
Kasey Kahne posted the quickest 10-lap average in the first practice session at Texas. His speed was 185.768 mph during his first 10 laps on the track.
The first six races of 2015 have revealed a three-step process for Kasey Kahne. He finishes top-10 in one race and then fails to crack that mark in his next two attempts.
Kasey Kahne finished fourth in the CampingWorld.com 500, which was his first top-five since his victory last fall in the Oral-B 500. That Atlanta victory was 16 races ago.
This Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway, Kasey Kahne will make his 400th career Cup start. In 399 career starts to this point, he has accumulated 17 wins, 83 top-five finishes and 147 top-10 finishes. One of those wins occurred at Phoenix in 2011.
Kasey Kahne posted the fastest single lap of qualification behind Kevin Harvick in final practice after the No. 4 blew an engine. Kahne’s top speed was 189.805 mph compared to Harvick’s 191.054 mph.
Finishing ninth in the Daytona 500, Kasey Kahne earned his eighth top-10 on this track in 23 starts.
Fantasy owners expected a little more from Kasey Kahne than he produced last year. He almost missed the Chase and was never much of a factor once it began, but he finished 17th or better in nearly two-thirds of his starts.
A pair of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stars and the "King of the Outlaws" will serve as marquee names for this week’s inaugural running of the Winter Heat Sprint Car Showdown in Arizona.
Hendrick Motorsports and Kasey Kahne have agreed to a three-year contract extension that will keep the driver with the No. 5 Chevrolet SS team through the end of the 2018 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season.
In preparation for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season and revised rules that affect race car development and on-track testing, Hendrick Motorsports has named Kenny Francis to the new position of vehicle technical director and Keith Rodden as crew chief of the No. 5 Chevrolet SS team of driver Kasey Kahne. The roles take effect immediately.
Kasey Kahne has been consistent during the past six races at Homestead. In those events he earned three top-10s, one other top-15, and a 17th.