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FORT WORTH, TX - NOVEMBER 07: Kasey Kahne, driver of the #9 Budweiser Dodge, sits in his car prior to practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Dickies 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on November 7, 2009 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Call Kasey Kahne Mr. 201. With the burden lifted for Rick Hendrick's drivers after Jimmie Johnson earned the 200th NASCAR Sprint Cup win for the organization two weeks ago at Darlington Raceway, the victories just keep coming. "I wanted to win the 200th," Kahne said. "I think Jeff (Gordon) wanted to win it, Dale (Earnhardt Jr.) wanted to win it. When Jimmie won it at Darlington, I was excited. I was happy. I was just glad to be in that picture, to be part of Hendrick Motorsports." On Sunday night, Kahne passed his initiation. He became the 16th driver to win for Hendrick Motorsports and earned the sweep for his new boss at Charlotte Motor Speedway with the all-star race last Saturday (which Johnson won) combined with Kahne's win in the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday night. Kahne's fourth Charlotte win came in dominant fashion -- 4.295-seconds ahead of Denny Hamlin and in record time -- three hours, 56 minutes and 14 seconds, breaking the previous record of 3:56:55 set in 1995. Althou...
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