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D.J. Kennington

Team: DJK Racing-17-NPS
Age / DOB:  (38) / 7/16/1977
Ht / Wt:  6'0" / 190

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D.J. Kennington (No. 17 Castrol Edge/Mahindra Tractors Dodge) The 2010 and 2012 NPS champion. Currently is tied for second in all-time NPS career wins (19), top fives (74) and top 10s (92), and is one of two drivers to start each of the 111 all-time events.
Also ranks second in series history in laps led (2,797) and fifth in poles (11). His 16 oval wins are second to Scott Steckly for the most in NPS history, and all 11 of his career poles have been earned on ovals. He has an average finish of sixth with 44 races led and 58 top 10s in 70 career oval events. Finished third at Autodrome Chaudiere last season and seventh in 2014. Jun 22 - 12:14 PM

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D.J. Kennington (#17 Castrol Edge Dodge) finished sixth in Saturday night's NASCAR Pinty's Series (NPS) Leland Industries 300 at Sunset Speedway in Innisfil, Ontario.

He started eighth in the lineup and completed all laps of the 300-lap event. Kennington, who competed in both series races so far this season season, is currently third in the 2016 NPS championship standings.
Jun 21 - 2:39 PM

D.J. Kennington (No. 17 Castrol Edge Dodge) the 2010 and 2012 NASCAR Pinty’s Series champion. Currently is tied for second in all-time NPS career wins (19), top fives (74) and top 10s (91), and is one of two drivers to start each of the 110 all-time events. Also ranks second in series history in laps led (2,797) and fifth in poles (11).

Suffered first DNF in 69 races last fall at Riverside International Speedway after starting on the pole. His most recent DNF before last year also came at Riverside in 2009. His 16 oval wins are second to Scott Steckly for the most in NPS history, and all 11 of his career poles have been earned on ovals. He has an average finish of sixth with 44 races led and 58 top 10s in 70 career oval events. Finished 16th at Ontario's Sunset Speedway in 2015.
Jun 15 - 2:42 PM

D.J. Kennington (No. 17 Castrol Edge/Mahindra Tractors Dodge) the 2010 and 2012 NASCAR Pinty Series champion, currently tied for second in all-time NPS career wins (19), top fives (74) and top 10s (91), and is one of two drivers to start each of the 110 all-time events. Also ranks second in series history in laps led (2,797) and fifth in poles (11).

Suffered first DNF in 69 races last fall at Riverside after starting on the pole. His most recent DNF before last year also came at Riverside International Speedway in 2009. His 16 oval wins are second to Scott Steckly for the most in NPS history, and all 11 of his career poles have been earned on ovals. He has an average finish of sixth with 44 races led and 58 top 10s in 70 career oval events. Finished third at Autodrome Chaudiere (Quebec) last season and seventh in 2014.
Jun 8 - 3:54 PM

D.J. Kennington (#17 Castrol Edge Dodge) finished third in Sunday's NASCAR Pinty's Series (NPS) season-opening Clarington 200 at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario.

He started seventh in the lineup and completed all laps of the 51-lap event (led six laps). In 2015, Kennington, who competed in all 11 series races, scored six top-fives, eight top-10s and finished fifth in the final driver championship standings.
May 23 - 8:29 PM

D.J. Kennington (No. 17 Castrol Edge Dodge) the 2010 and 2012 NASCAR Pinty's Series champion maintains series records for top fives (73) and top 10s (90), and is one of three drivers to start each of the 109 all-time events.

Also ranks second in series history in wins (19), laps led (2,791) and fifth in poles (11). Has a streak of 72-consecutive races without at DNF. Last DNF came at Riverside in 2009. Finished seventh in last year’s final season standings. Has one win, a series best 10 top-five and 12 top-10 finishes in his previous 12 appearances at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.
May 20 - 8:10 PM

D.J. Kennington (No. 17 Castrol Edge/Mahindra Tractors Dodge) finished third in the September 19th NASCAR Canadian Tire Series season-ending Pinty's 250 at Kawartha Speedway in Fraserville, Ontario.

He started eighth in the lineup and completed all laps of the 250-lap event. Kennington, who has competed in all of the season's 11 races, scored six top-fives, eight top-10s and finished fifth in the final 2015 NCTS driver championship standings.
Mon, Sep 21, 2015 02:50:00 PM

D.J. Kennington (No. 17 Castrol Edge/Mahindra Tractors Dodge) is at the top of the speed chart in the final practice leading to the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series season finale Pinty’s 250 at Kawartha Speedway in Fraserville, Ontario.

The 76.509 mph lap was the best of the 21 cars out on the track. No. 22 Scott Steckly, No. 76 Cayden Lapcevich, No. 27 Andrew Ranger and No. 18 Alex Tagliani are the rest of the top five and No. 00 Brandon White is the slowest in this final session.
Sat, Sep 19, 2015 01:10:00 PM

D.J. Kennington (No. 17 Castrol Edge/Mahindra Tractors Dodge) the 2010 and 2012 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series champion.

Maintains series records for top fives (72) and top 10s (89), and is one of three drivers to start each of the 108 all-time events. Also ranks second in series history in wins (19), laps led (2,791) and fifth in poles (11).Has a streak of 71-consecutive races without at DNF. Last DNF came at Riverside in 2009.Sits fifth in points after 10 races with seven top 10s and a best finish of third at Chaudiere.Has 16 wins, 11 poles, 43 races led, 47 top fives, 57 top 10s and an average finish of sixth in 69 career oval starts.Has three wins (2009, `11, `12), a pole (2010), seven top 10s and an average finish of fifth in eight Kawartha Speedway (Fraserville, Ontario) races.
Wed, Sep 16, 2015 08:57:00 PM

D.J. Kennington (No. 17 Castrol Edge/Mahindra Tractors Dodge) finished fourth in Sunday's NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Clarington 200 at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario.

He started eighth in the lineup and completed all laps of the 51-lap event. Kennington is currently fifth in the 2015 Canadian Tire Series championship standings.
Tue, Sep 1, 2015 09:56:00 PM

D.J. Kennington (No. 17 Castrol Edge/Mahindra Tractors Dodge), the 2010 and 2012 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series champion, maintains series records for top fives (71) and top 10s (88).

He is one of three drivers to start each of the 107 all-time events. Also ranks second in series history in wins (19), laps led (2,791) and fifth in poles (11).Has a streak of 70-consecutive races without at DNF. Last DNF came at Riverside in 2009.Sits sixth in points after nine races with six top 10s and a best finish of third at Chaudiere.Has two wins, 24 top fives, 30 top 10s and an average finish of seventh across the 38 all-time road course races.Has a win (2011), nine top fives and a series-best average finish of 4.0 in the 11 Canadian Tire Motorsport Park events.
Wed, Aug 26, 2015 08:19:00 PM

D.J. Kennington (No. 17 Castrol Edge/Mahindra Tractors Dodge) was credited with a 16th place DNF in Saturday's NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Wounded Warriors Canada 300 at Riverside International Speedway in Antigonish, Nova Scotia.

He started on the pole and, after leading 33 laps earlier in the race, Kennington made it to lap 40 of the 300-lap event before exiting the event (Accident). He is currently sixth in the 2015 Canadian Tire Series championship standings after this race.
Mon, Aug 17, 2015 08:31:00 PM

D.J. Kennington (No. 17 Castrol Edge/Mahindra Tractors Dodge) the 2010 and 2012 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series champion maintains series records for top fives (71) and top 10s (88), and is one of three drivers to start each of the 106 all-time events.

Also ranks second in series history in wins (19), laps led (2,758) and fifth in poles (10).Has a streak of 69-consecutive races without at DNF. Last DNF came at Riverside International Speedway in 2009.Sits fifth in points after eight races with six top 10s and a best finish of third at Chaudiere.Has 16 wins, 10 poles, 43 races led, 57 top 10s and an average finish of sixth in 68 oval races.Is the only driver with two wins (2010, `12) at Riverside, where he’s registered six top fives and an average finish of seventh with a pole (2009).
Wed, Aug 12, 2015 07:55:00 PM

D.J. Kennington (No. 17 Castrol Edge/Mahindra Tractors Dodge) the 2010 and 2012 career NASCAR Canadian Tire Series champion.

Maintains series records for top fives (71) and top 10s (87), and is one of three drivers to start each of the 105 all-time events. Also ranks second in series history in wins (19), laps led (2,758) and fifth in poles (10).Has a streak of 68-consecutive races without at DNF. Last DNF came at Riverside International Speedway in 2009.Sits sixth in points after six races with five top 10s and a best finish of third at Chaudiere.Has two wins, 24 top fives, 29 top 10s and an average finish of seventh in the 37 all-time road races.Has a win (2013), five top fives and an average finish of seventh in eight Circuit de Trois-Rivieres appearances.
Thu, Jul 30, 2015 10:10:00 AM

D.J. Kennington finished fifth in Saturday night's NASCAR Canadian Tire Series race at Autodrome St. Eustache in Quebec.

Started the No. 17 Castrol Edge/Mahindra Tractors Dodge ninth on the grid for the Lucas Oil National 250. Completed all laps of the 256-lap event (led four laps). Kennington is currently sixth in the 2015 Canadian Tire Series championship standings.
Mon, Jul 27, 2015 09:16:00 PM