Found May 31, 2012 on Fox Sports:
It is safe to say that the performance we saw Sunday night out of Kasey Kahne and his No. 5 Hendrick Motorsports team is something we'd seen coming for about six weeks. One of the major storylines coming into the 2102 season was Kasey finally getting behind the wheel of the No. 5 car for Hendrick Motorsports. I was one of the more vocal ones that said it wouldn't surprise if Kahne's team carried the banner for Hendrick Motorsports in 2012. Kahne had a lot of speed in that car even when the team unloaded it in Daytona back in February. The problem early on seemed to be the result of self-induced pressure to live up to expectations. Unfortunately, the team went completely the opposite direction of where it wanted to be the first five to six races of the season. Then things started to turn and you saw a string of six consecutive top-10 finishes out of Kasey and his team as they slowly rose from the ashes. Sunday obviously was the culmination as the group got its first wi...

Kasey Kahne FedEx 400 Preview

In his 300th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start, Kasey Kahne won May 27 at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway to record his 13th career win and his first with Hendrick Motorsports. Kahne now has three victories in the 600-mile event and four overall at the 1.5-mile oval. The driver of the No. 5 Chevrolet led six times for a total of 96 laps to take the checkered flag in the fastest 600...

Kahne win puts Hendrick back in news

Kasey Kahne's win was awesome, not only for him, but for that whole No. 5 team. I see a really unique situation developing now at Hendrick Motorsports. I wonder if the giant has come awake one more time. Jimmie Johnson, whose season started in Daytona with controversy plus being wrecked out of the Daytona 500 on Lap 2, is on a roll. Kasey Kahne, who started his first season...

CUP: Victory A Huge Relief For Kahne

Kasey Kahne became the ninth different winner in 12 NASCAR Sprint Cup points races...

NASCAR Bonus Points: Will Hendrick Motorsports Reach Double Digit Wins in 2012?

It's twelve races deep into the 2012 Sprint Cup season, and after said third of the season, Hendrick Motorsports now has two trophies on the shelf.  With Johnson's Darlington triumph and Kahne's Charlotte victory, we sports desk philosophers are hopping from one mental inquiry to another. We pondered when Hendrick would achieve win number 200 (achieved with Johnson&...

Kasey Kahne Teleconference Transcript

THE MODERATOR:  Good afternoon, everyone.  Welcome to today’s NASCAR teleconference.  Today we are joined by Kasey Kahne, driver of the No. 5 Chevrolet for Hendrick Motorsports.  Kahne won last Sunday’s Coca Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in his 300th NASCAR Sprint Cup series start.  Marked his 13th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win in his first 400...

NASCAR: Drivers on the Move after Charlotte

  Long green-flag runs dominated the day (and night) at Charlotte during Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600, as did Greg Biffle and Kasey Kahne. Which other drivers saw their stock rise or fall in the wake of NASCAR’s longest race of the year? Note: by “longest,” I refer to distance, not time. The race ran almost entirely under green and set a record for the shortest 600 ever. Without...

Earnhardt looks to put winless streak behind him

(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) By DAN GELSTON AP Sports Writer Dale Earnhardt Jr. is hoping to pick up the next memorable victory for Hendrick Motorsports. Jimmie Johnson raced to owner Rick Hendrick's 200th win. Kasey Kahne earned his first victory with Hendrick in the Coca-Cola 600. Earnhardt brings his bewildering 141-race winless drought into Sunday's stop at Dover...

CUP: Gordon Woes Put Damper On Hendrick Roll

With Kasey Kahne, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmie Johnson all running well, the pressure at Hendrick Motorsports has to be on Jeff Gordon...
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