Strong Run at New Hampshire Cut Short

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Kasey Kahne and the No. 5 Quicken Loans Chevrolet SS team took on New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the 19th race in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. Kahne had a solid qualifying effort on Friday afternoon when the driver made it through the final round and solidified an 11th-place starting spot for Sunday’s race. Despite starting just outside the […]

In Going Home and Giving Back, Kahne Finds Worthwhile Rewards

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By Holly Cain, NASCAR.com CLE ELUM, Wash. — A vast backdrop of majestic Evergreens and bristling Aspen trees intersected a mostly cloudless blue sky detailed by towering mountains in the distance. The pause-and-breathe-it-in scenery made it wonderfully easy to forget the daily hubbub of life. Just getting to the Suncadia Lodge in rural Cle Elum, […]

Kahne Finishes 14th at Kentucky

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Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway marked Kasey Kahne’s 450th Sprint Cup Series start. Weather forced the cancelation of qualifying and Kahne earned the 18th starting spot, per the NASCAR rule book. The Enumclaw, Washington, native missed all accidents in the caution filled race to complete the night 14th in the No. 5 Great Clips Chevrolet […]

Kahne Caught Up in Daytona’s “Big One”

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Date: Saturday, July 2, 2016 Event: Daytona 400 Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Location: Daytona International Speedway (2.5-mile superspeedway) Start/Finish: 18th/30th (Completed 122 of 161 laps) Kasey Kahne and the No. 5 Great Clips Strong Against Cancer team completed the third of four superspeedway races on the Sprint Cup Series schedule on Saturday night. Kahne […]

Ninth-Place Finish for Kahne at Sonoma

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Date: Sunday, June 26, 2016 Event: Save Mart 350 Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Location: Sonoma Raceway (1.99-mile road course) Start/Finish: 19th/Ninth (Completed 110 of 110 laps) Kasey Kahne and the No. 5 Great Clips Shark Week team completed the first of two Sprint Cup Series road course races this season on Sunday at Sonoma […]

13th-Place Finish for Kahne at Michigan

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Date: Sunday, June 12, 2016 Event: FireKeepers Casino 400 Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Location: Michigan International Speedway (2.0-mile oval) Start/Finish: 23rd/13th (Completed 200 of 200 laps) Kasey Kahne and the No. 5 Farmers Insurance team completed their first stop of the season at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday. The 36-year-old driver earned the 23rd […]

Sixth-Place Finish for Kahne at Pocono

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Date: Monday, June 6, 2016 Event: Axalta ‘We Paint Winners’ 400 Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Location: Pocono Raceway (2.5-mile triangle) Start/Finish: 11th/sixth (Completed 400 of 400 laps) Sunday’s Axalta ‘We Paint Winners’ 400 was postponed until Monday afternoon after precipitation lingered in the Long Pond, Pennsylvania area all day. Starting the race one day […]

Kahne Perseveres After Tough Break

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Date: Sunday, May 29, 2016 Event: Charlotte 600 Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Location: Charlotte Motor Speedway (1.5-mile oval) Start/Finish: 29th/22nd (Completed 395 of 400 laps) In preparation for NASCAR’s longest race of the season Kasey Kahne and the No. 5 LiftMaster team completed three practice sessions and qualified 29th for the 600-mile race. With […]

Kahne’s All-Star Night Ends Early

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Date: Saturday, May 21, 2016 Event: Sprint All-Star Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Location: Charlotte Motor Speedway (1.5-mile oval) Start/Finish: 16th/19th (Completed 71 of 113 laps) Quicken Loans and Hendrick Automotive Group adorned Kasey Kahne’s No. 5 Chevrolet SS for Saturday night’s Sprint All-Star Race. Kahne was locked into the non-points, $1 million purse event […]

Fourth-Place Finish for 5 Team in Dover

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Date: May 15, 2016 Event: AAA 400 Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Location: Dover International Speedway (1.0-mile oval) Start/Finish: 11th/Fourth (Completed 400 of 400 laps) Kasey Kahne and the No. 5 Farmers Insurance Chevrolet SS rolled off the grid in 11th position at Dover International Speedway, which was predetermined due to inclement weather that cancelled […]