Kasey Kahne will be sponsored by Panasonic Toughbook for two races, according to a press release from Hendrick Motorsports. The sponsorship will be in effect at Atlanta in February and Dover in October.
Kasey Kahne failed to live up to the lofty expectations associated with Hendrick Motorsports. His average finish of 18.1 was only 16th in that ranking behind more modestly-funded entries of Aric Almirola and Paul Menard.
Detroit-based Quicken Loans, the nation’s second largest retail mortgage lender, today announced it will partner with Hendrick Motorsports in 2016, serving as a three-race primary sponsor of the No. 5 Quicken Loans Chevrolet SS driven by Kasey Kahne in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.
Kasey Kahne (#5 Great Clips Chevrolet SS) finished 19th in the November 22nd NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season-ending Ford EcoBoost 400 at Florida's Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Kasey Kahne qualified only 18th for the AAA Texas 500 after posting the 12th fastest time in Friday’s practice session.
Kasey Kahne crashed in qualification and was forced to roll out a backup car on Sunday for the Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville Speedway. It seemed unlikely that he would be able to stay on the lead lap after starting shotgun on the field. He not only accomplished that feat, but scored a top-10 with his ninth-place finish.
Kasey Kahne posted a time fast enough to advance to the second round of qualification, but he wheel-hopped his Chevrolet and backed into the wall. He will officially start 24th, but will have to drop to the tail-end of the pack in a backup car.
Kasey Kahne posted a lap of 193.638 mph and will line up to the outside of his teammate Jeff Gordon for the CampingWorld.com 500 at Talladega SuperSpeedway.
Kasey Kahne finished fourth in the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway. It was his first top-five finish in Cup competition during the past 18 weeks.
Kasey Kahne blew a tire and slapped the wall before the 100-lap mark.
For the first time all season, Kasey Kahne earned back-to-back top-10s when he crossed under the checkers sixth in the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway on the heels of a ninth last week at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
The Cup drivers got a few minutes of practice in on Saturday morning and after about 25 minutes, Kasey Kahne sat atop the leaderboard with a fastest lap of 160.506 mph. Kahne also posted the quickest 10-lap average with a 158.755 mph run from laps seven through 16.
Kasey Kahne finished ninth in the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway to earn his first top-10 in the past 12 races. Previous to this run, he finished eighth at Sonoma Raceway in June.
New Hampshire Motor Speedway is one of 11 tracks where Kahne (No. 5 Farmers Insurance Chevrolet SS) has notched a career victory.