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Captain Thunder Racing:
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MATT KENSETH - WINNER
#17 Ford EcoBoost Ford
· Season-to-Date Driver Rating: 100.5
· Three wins, 12 top fives, 18 top 10s; one pole
· Average finish of 11.1
· Led 21 races for 477 laps
Texas Motor Speedway Outlook:
· Two wins, 11 top fives, 14 top 10s
· Average finish of 8.6 in 20 races
· Series-best Average Running Position of 9.2
· Series-best Driver Rating of 107.2
· 299 Fastest Laps Run, fourth-most
· 1,073 Green Flag Passes, sixth-most
· Average Green Flag Speed of 173.004 mph, second-fastest
· Series-high 3,988 Laps in the Top 15 (79.4%)
· 591 Quality Passes, fifth-most
#48 Lowe's Chevrolet
· Season-to-Date Driver Rating: 109.9
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Next season Matt Kenseth will join Joe Gibbs Racing. While Kenseth has denied that the move to Gibbs had anything to do with his son Ross’ racing career, the move has nonetheless opened up a different set of opportunities for the 19-year-old. One of those opportunities may be with Kyle Busch Motorsports as Busch said he “like to do something with Ross.”
Of course the biggest...
Kyle Busch would love to offer Ross Kenseth a Camping World Truck Series ride in 2013.
While Busch is quite impressed with Kenseth and has raced against the 19-year-old in various series, the biggest stumbling block for inking a deal could be sponsorship.
"I'd like to do something with Ross," Busch said. "It's just a problem trying to get funding. There&...
Dale Jr., Matt Kenseth and Kevin Harvick have reason to smile after Texas. They all made lemonade out of days that started out as sour as lemons. Photo Credit: John Gress/Getty Images for NASCAR
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Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway several of NASCAR’s biggest names found themselves in huge trouble in the middle-to-late stages of the...
Matt Kenseth led the Ford Racing drivers across the finish line by coming home fourth in the AAA Texas 500 from the Texas Motor Speedway. Greg Biffle was the only other Ford driver in the top 10, finishing in 10th place. Below are quotes from both of those drivers plus a few other Ford Racing drivers on their race.
MATT KENSETH, No. 17 Ford EcoBoost Fusion (Finished 4th) – YOU...
The drivers are at Texas Motor Speedway for the AAA Texas 500. Jimmie Johnson is on the pole for the second week in a row, after winning from that same position, just last weekend at Martinsville.
Johnson is your points leader in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Title, leading Brad Keselowski by 2 points.
Keselowski will roll of the grid in eighth position. Keselowski was fastest...
Dollar General will sponsor Matt Kenseth in the No. 20 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota for 17 races in 2013...
After sweeping the field two weeks ago at Kansas, Roush Fenway Racing returns to the mile-and-a half-track of Texas Motor Speedway where RFR has won 18 NASCAR races, including five in the past two years and a weekend sweep this spring.
Race: AAA Texas 500
Date: Sun. 11.4.12, 3:00 p.m. EST
Coverage: ESPN TV, PRN, Sirius 90
Greg Biffle, No. 16 3M Ford
Matt Kenseth, No...