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NASCAR Cup: Matt Kenseth’s wreck at Auto Club Speedway concerns NASCAR

By AMANDA VINCENT NASCAR plans to work with Auto Club Speedway officials to see if changes can be made to the track’s inside retaining wall to improve safety after Matt Kenseth’s wreck in turn two during the Auto Club 400 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Fontana, Calif., track Sunday, according to a report from [...]

Joey Logano called Kyle Busch because he learned from his feud with Matt Kenseth

Wanting to avoid being tangled into another contentious feud, Joey Logano called Kyle Busch this week to squelch any hard feelings between them. When Joey Logano angered Matt Kenseth two years ago, he was unapologetic and didn’t attempt to mend fences with the former Cup Series champion. Show More Summary

Sometimes you have to slow down to win the Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — As he surged ahead of Martin Truex Jr. and Matt Kenseth faded away in his rear view mirror on the final lap of the 2016 Daytona 500, Denny Hamlin touched his brake pedal. Yes, with seconds left in the race – and the Daytona 500 at stake – Hamlin made a conscious decision to slow his car down. Show More Summary

Daytona Day Super Bowl Commercial 2017 - James Van Der Beek Gets Ready for the Race

Fans are getting ready for Daytona Day during the Daytona 500?s 2017 Super Bowl Commercial. Race car drivers including Danica Patrick, Jeff Gordon, Matt Kenseth, Martin Truex Jr., Denny Hamlin, Kevin Harvick, Aric Almirola and Brad Keselowski all make an appearance in the advertisment. Actor James Van Der Beek even pops up, as he pretends [...]

Why Carl Edwards retired is a mystery to Matt Kenseth

Edwards’ surprise decision to leave NASCAR has left his former teammate baffled. When Matt Kenseth heard the news Carl Edwards was suddenly stepping away from in the prime of his career, Kenseth had the same reaction as many -- he was surprised by the news regarding his Joe Gibbs Racing teammate. Show More Summary

NASCAR Cup: Matt Kenseth gets new spotter

By AMANDA VINCENT With the retirement of Carl Edwards from full-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series competition, Daniel Suarez inherited the driver’s seat in the No. 19 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota, but Matt Kenseth inherited Edwards’ spotter, Jason Hedlesky. Chris Osborne was Kenseth’s spotter through the 2016 Cup season, but he’ll make the move to [...]

2016 Team Reviews: Joe Gibbs Racing and Furniture Row Racing

Martin Truex Jr., Kyle Busch, Carl Edwards, Denny Hamlin and Matt Kenseth all came up short in the quest for the 2016 title. (Getty) Did you know we’re closer to the start of the 2017 Daytona 500 than we are to when the Chase began at Chicago in September? Crazy. Show More Summary

Chase drama finally comes to the forefront at Phoenix

A drama-filled afternoon saw Matt Kenseth crash himself out of NASCAR’s playoffs, and Joey Logano and Kyle Busch clinch berths in the championship final. The idea behind the knockout Chase for the Sprint Cup format is instill the kind...Show More Summary

Wild late-race restart leads to heartbreak for Matt Kenseth

Matt Kenseth went from near-certain victory that would’ve clinched a championship round berth, to eliminated from the Chase playoffs. A win and with it a chance at a second championship were all within Matt Kenseth's grasp, all he needed...Show More Summary

Breaking down the restart that cost Matt Kenseth a shot at the title

Your browser does not support iframes. With three (scheduled) laps to go in Sunday’s race at Phoenix, it sure looked like Matt Kenseth was on his way to securing a spot among the four drivers racing for the championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Show More Summary

NASCAR Phoenix 2016 results: Joey Logano wins Can-Am 500

Joey Logano and Kyle Busch clinch the final two spots in the Chase championship round, joining Jimmie Johnson and Carl Edwards. A wild and drama-filled final laps saw Matt Kenseth crash and lose a chance at a championship, while Joey...Show More Summary

Joey Logano wins at Phoenix ahead of Kyle Busch who has chance to win 2nd-straight title

Joey Logano and Kyle Busch are joining Jimmie Johnson and Carl Edwards in Homestead. (Getty) Matt Kenseth’s misfortune was Joey Logano and Kyle Busch’s gain. Kenseth crashed from the lead on what was the race’s next-to-last restart, opening a path for Logano to win Sunday’s race at Phoenix and Busch to finish second. Show More Summary

NASCAR Phoenix 2016: Preview, lineup, starting grid for Can-Am 500

Joe Gibbs Racing drivers Kyle Busch, Denny Hamlin and Matt Kenseth balance teamwork and their own self-interests as they attempt to qualify for NASCAR’s championship finale. If everything goes to plan, Joe Gibbs Racing could have three...Show More Summary

How do you race a teammate for a title shot? JGR drivers may find out Sunday

Denny Hamlin, Matt Kenseth and Kyle Busch are separated by two points. (Getty) Three of Joe Gibbs Racing’s drivers are within two points of each other as they attempt to make the final round of the Chase. Given the team’s success inShow More Summary

Day-after takeaways from Texas: What are the chances of JGR only getting 1 car in final 4?

Will Matt Kenseth (R) be joining Carl Edwards in the title hunt at Homestead? (Getty) • We know Carl Edwards is heading to Homestead with a shot at the championship. Will any of his teammates be joining him? With Edwards’ win Sunday night at Texas, Joe Gibbs Racing has won 12 of 34 races in 2016. Show More Summary

Joey Logano says he’s moved past Matt Kenseth intentionally wrecking him last year at Martinsville

Logano is focused on this weekend’s Martinsville race, not what happened between him and Kenseth last year. It was one of the most nefarious acts in NASCAR history, something that will be replayed an infinite number of times. Unfortunately...Show More Summary

No, there's not going to be a penalty for those who laid back at Talladega

Carl Edwards, Matt Kenseth and Kyle Busch finished 28th-30th. (Getty) Advocating for a penalty for the three Joe Gibbs Racing cars at Talladega? Stop. It’s baseless and a waste of your time. NASCAR vice president Steve O’Donnell said Monday there would be no penalties for Kyle Busch, Carl Edwards and Matt Kenseth. Show More Summary

NASCAR Cup: Matt Kenseth leads Toyota charge in Kansas qualifying

By AMANDA VINCENT Matt Kenseth claimed his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole of 2016 and the third of his career at Kansas Speedway on Friday, turning in a 28.122-second/192.089 mph lap in the third and final round of qualifying for Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400, the second race in the second round of the Chase [...]

Matt Kenseth wins Kansas pole as JGR-equipped cars take 5 of top 7 spots

Matt Kenseth finished second at Charlotte last week. (Getty) Is Sunday setting up to be a day of Toyota dominance? Joe Gibbs Racing’s Matt Kenseth beat out teammate Kyle Busch by 0.001 seconds to take the pole at Kansas Speedway for Sunday’s race. Show More Summary

NASCAR at Kansas 2016 Qualifying Results: Race Order, Final Times and Reaction

Two races remain in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase's Round of 12, and on Friday, the field was set for the first of those, which is Sunday's Hollywood Casino 400 from Kansas Speedway. Matt Kenseth took the pole as he will lead aShow More Summary

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