Kenseth Tops Final Practice at Kansas

Two-time Kansas Speedway winner Matt Kenseth seems to be the guy to beat this weekend in the heartland. Kenseth won the pole on Friday for the Hollywood Casino 400, and was the only driver to break into the 28-second bracket during Saturday’s two practice sessions. Kenseth was quickest in final practice where he posted a fast lap of 28.976 seconds. The lap put down by the No. 20...
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1 hour ago

NASCAR needs a Game 7 moment in the Chase

When NASCAR introduced the elimination format for the Chase for the Sprint Cup in 2014, Chairman and CEO Brian France said he want a style of playoffs that would produce “Game 7 moments.”By that, he meant high drama, edge-of-your-seat excitement, and must-see TV.Frankly, this year’s edition of the Chase has produced less of that than we saw in the first two years.Yes, there’s...
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5 hours ago

Matt Kenseth tops final Sprint Cup practice in Kansas

Chase driver Kurt Busch will go to a backup car after spinning and plowing the frontstretch grass at the end of the session.
Via CSN Chicago
1 day ago

Sprint Cup results for Happy Hour at Kansas Speedway

The Happy Hour final practice session has completed and the next time the Sprint Cup cars take the field will be for the start of the Hollywood Casino 400 at 2:31 p.m. ET on Sunday.Matt Kenseth posted the fastest time in the final practice with a best lap of 186.361.The Hollywood Casino 400 is the second of three races in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Round of 12. After next...
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1 day ago

Kenseth Wins Nail-Biting Kansas Pole Over Ky. Busch

In one of the more tense qualifying sessions of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, Matt Kenseth earned his first pole of the year. Changing track conditions proved to be tricky for several drivers as a few found themselves sliding up into the wall during qualifying including Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. and Clint Bowyer who qualified 18th and 31st respectively. Kenseth, however, was able...
Via On Pit Road
1 day ago

Sprint Cup qualifying results from Kansas Speedway

Red-hot Matt Kenseth has finished second in two of the past three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races and on Sunday he’ll start on the pole in the Hollywood Casino 400  at Kansas Speedway.In the third and final round of Sprint Cup qualifying at Kansas late Friday afternoon, Kenseth turned a lap of 192.089 miles per hour in his No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota to take his 18th career...
Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

NASCAR Sprint Cup starting lineup for Kansas Speedway

Matt Kenseth and Kyle Busch will start on the front row for Sunday's Hollywood Casino 400.
Via CSN Chicago
1 day ago

Kenseth Earns First Pole of Season as Joe Gibbs Racing Qualifies 1-2-3 at Kansas

By Brian Eberly, Contributing Writer KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Matt Kenseth turned a lap at 192.089 mph in the final round of knockout qualifying to earn the Coors Light Pole Award for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway. The pole was the first of the season for Kenseth and the 18th of his career. Kenseth has two victories at Kansas and will look...
Via Motorsports Tribune
1 day ago

Kenseth leads JGR power in Sprint Cup qualifying at Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) Matt Kenseth joined Kyle Busch and Carl Edwards in a Joe Gibbs Racing sweep of the top three spots in qualifying Friday for the Sprint Cup race at Kansas Speedway. Kenseth turned a lap of 192.089 mph to start on the pole Sunday at a track where he has won twice before, beating his teammate by a thousandth of a second. Busch will start alongside him with...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Matt Kenseth on Kansas: It's going to get 'racy' this weekend

Matt Kenseth has been one of the most consistent drivers at Kansas Speedway in the past several seasons, posting a career average finish of 13.333.In his past 12 races in the Jayhawk State, he’s posted nine top-10 finishes and was four laps away from clinching his third win at the track when Joey Logano spun him out in last year’s Hollywood Casino 400.Kenseth stayed away from...
Via FOX Sports
3 days ago

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