Originally written on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 9/1/14

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)
Kasey Kahne captured the pole starting position for Sunday’s Goody’s Fast Relief 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway by turning a 19.496-second lap in the No. 5 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet during qualifying on Saturday at the track. He was the only driver to post a lap time under 19.5 seconds. “it was a really solid lap,” Kahne said. “The team did a good job yesterday. We didn’t have the most speed yesterday, but I felt like the car was balanced really well. I felt pretty stable going around the track. It was the same in qualifying today.” Chevrolet claimed both front row starting positions, with Kevin Harvick taking the second spot with a lap time of 19.512 seconds from behind he wheel of the No. 29 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet. “We were a little bit too loose,” Harvick said. “All in all, the car turned really well, and that is really what we’ve been fighting so we fixed that problem. I don’t believe that I had to let out of the gas much, but it w
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