* In 12 starts at MIS, Kahne has earned one pole award, one win and five top-10 finishes. His average start at the track is 13.8 and his average finish is 16.3. * Go Team Cincy: Kahne will race a dirt late model stock car in the sixth-annual ...
* In 12 starts at MIS, Kahne has earned one pole award, one win and five top-10 finishes. His average start at the track is 13.8 and his average finish is 16.3.
* Go Team Cincy: Kahne will race a dirt late model stock car in the sixth-annual Gillette Fusion ProGlide Prelude to the Dream at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, on Wednesday. Kahne will lead Team Cincinnati, consisting of fellow Cup series drivers Joey Logano, Tony Stewart, Bobby Labonte and Bill Elliott, and NHRA drag racer Cruz Pedregon. Their winnings will benefit Cincinnati Children's hospital. The live, commercial-free broadcast will be available on HBO Pay-Per-View at 7 p.m. ET. For more information, visit www.PreludeToTheDream.org.
* On Wednesday, June 16, Kahne will compete in Kasey's King of Sedalia Presented by Budweiser, a World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series race at the Missouri State Fair Speedway in Sedalia, Mo. The event is the third leg of the four-race, Kahne-promoted Showdown for the Bud Crown. Kahne also competed in the first event at Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, Tenn., in March where he shattered the track record in time trials. Tickets for Kasey's King of Sedalia Presented by Budweiser are available online at www.worldofoutlaws.com/tickets or by calling 704-795-7223.
Kasey Kahne discusses racing at Michigan and Adam Sandler:
What kind of racing can we expect at Michigan? "There is so much racing room out there that you have to really work on your setup. I feel like that is one of the tracks where it is really critical to have a good aero and engine package. The racing at Michigan can be great at times. It also can be a race where cars run away and get strung out and there's not a lot of passing going on. As far as the width of the racetrack and racing groove, there's plenty of room. If you have a good car, you'll be able to pass and it will be a fun race."
What are your thoughts on having Adam Sandler's new movie "Grown Ups" featured on the No. 9 Budweiser Ford this weekend? "It has been nice to have a couple of Adam's movies on our cars in the past. I'm looking forward to having 'Grown Ups' on the Budweiser Ford this weekend in Michigan. Adam is always great to have around."