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Elliott wins 2016 Daytona 500 pole

By Reid Spencer (NASCAR Wire Service, Feb. 14, 2016) — DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Chase Elliott‘s rookie campaign just got a jump-start. Faced with the daunting prospect of succeeding Jeff Gordon in the No. 24Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet, the 20-year-old Sunoco Rookie of the Year candidate drove the same chassis to the same result Gordon accomplished last year—the pole […]

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Kasey Kahne signs three-year contract extension

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. “It’s extremely gratifying to work with a driver like Kasey,” said Rick Hendrick, owner of Hendrick Motorsports. “I think the […]

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Kahne scores third 600 win

By NASCAR Wire Service (May 28, 2012). CONCORD, N.C. — Kasey Kahne continued his emphatic turnaround Sunday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, handily winning the Coca-Cola 600 for the third time. In his 300th Sprint Cup start, Kahne posted his first victory of the season, his first since joining Hendrick Motorsports and the 13th of […]

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Rockwell Tools to sponsor Kasey Kahne at Darlington

Release by Hendrick Motorsports (May 4, 2012). CONCORD, N.C. – Through its Rockwell Tools brand, Positec Tool Corp., a global company that manufactures and markets power tools and lawn and garden equipment, will serve as primary sponsor of the No. 5 Chevrolet driven by Kasey Kahne for the May 12 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race […]

Hendrick move gives Kahne shot at glory

By  Holly Cain (Foxsports.com, Feb. 14, 2012). A note of apology hung on a sign inside the front door of the Kasey Kahne Racing complex here last month. The souvenir store was closed, it explained, still awaiting its 2012 inventory. The truckload of brand-new merchandise bearing the No. 5 Farmer’s Insurance Chevrolet that Kahne will […]