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  1. Jones hoping youth will be served in NASCAR's playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Powhatan Today

    ... race." Jones has had to do this while shouldering a fair amount of pressure. He took over the No. 20 car from Matt Kenseth, a former Cup series champion. And Jones is one of the young drivers on the Cup circuit who is seen as the future of the ...

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  2. 2018 Richmond II: Matt Kenseth NASCAR Monster Energy Race PreviewRead the original story

    Wednesday | Paddock Talk

    ADVANCE NOTES Kenseth at Richmond Raceway Kenseth will make his 37th career MENCS start at Richmond on Saturday. In 36 previous races at the 0.75-mile track, Kenseth has two wins, six top-fives, 16 top-10 finishes, three poles and an average finish of 16.8. Kenseth won his first race at Richmond in the 2002 fall race for Jack Roush, leading 134 laps in the No.

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  3. Bayne Drives AdvoCare Ford to 13th Place Finish at Last VegasRead the original story

    Monday Sep 17 | Paddock Talk

    ... and survived the late-race drama, crossing the line 13th. The No. 6 returns to the track next weekend with Matt Kenseth in the car at Richmond Raceway. Race coverage begins Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN and MRN. PaddockTalk Perspective All logos ...

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  4. Jack Roush confirms that Trevor Bayne will not return to the No. 6 car in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | AutoWeek

    ... will not return to the No. 6 in 2019. The future of the team became cloudy in April when it was revealed that Matt Kenseth would replace Bayne behind the wheel of the No. 6 starting at Kansas on May 12. Bayne has made six starts since then with a ...

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  5. Kenseth Shines, Finishes 12th at IndyRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Paddock Talk

    Matt Kenseth found himself at the front of Monday's Brickyard 400 early and often, winning stage two, before going on to finish 12th in his Wyndham Rewards Ford Fusion. 'We were fairly competitive,' Kenseth said.

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  6. Roush: Bayne won't be in No. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    ... finishes and 13 top-10s in three full time seasons from 2015-17. Earlier this year, Roush brought back veteran Matt Kenseth on a part-time basis to split seat time with Bayne. Kenseth had retired following the 2017 season after Erik Jones slid into ...

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  7. Clint Bowyer, Matt Kenseth claim stage wins at IndianapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Matt Kenseth took advantage when the field in front of him pitted late in Stage 2 to take fresh tires and fuel, pulling away in the No. 6 Roush Fenway Racing Ford to win Stage 2 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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  8. Brickyard 400: Keselowski wins after door-to-door battle with HamlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Motorsport.com

    ... With William Byron struggling to get going, Denny Hamlin quickly moved into the second position. Stage 2 winner Matt Kenseth restarted back in ninth after pitting during the stage break, but he did not waste any time moving forward through the ...

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  9. Brickyard 400: Matt Kenseth takes hectic Stage 2 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Motorsport.com

    As a multitude of strategies play out at IMS, Matt Kenseth came away with the Stage 2 win in the Brickyard 400. During the stage break, most of the field came down pit road for fresh tires and fuel, but 12 cars did stay out.

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  10. Silly Season: Martin Truex Jr., Kurt Busch among free agents for 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Yahoo Sports

    No. 6: Roush Fenway Racing will have to decide what it plans to do with this team after Matt Kenseth joined the team in May and split duties with Trevor Bayne . Asked if he wanted to return and race in 2019, Kenseth said Aug. 31 at Darlington: " I'm just kind of honestly trying to concentrate on the rest of this season and trying to get this done.

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  11. Kenseth Finishes 25th at DarlingtonRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Paddock Talk

    After one of his best qualifying efforts on the season on Saturday, Matt Kenseth drove his Oscar Mayer Ford Fusion to a 25th-place finish Sunday night at Darlington where the 2003 Cup Champion and Oscar Mayer teamed up to replicate one of his early 2000s schemes to celebrate NASCAR's Throwback weekend. It took a little longer than expected to get the race going after lightning proved to be an issue on two different occasions prior to the green flag.

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  12. Kenseth never had 'grand illusions' over tough 2018 NASCAR returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | Yahoo Sports

    Matt Kenseth says he never had "grand illusions" about winning races in the 2018 NASCAR Cup series and is unsure if he can secure any top 10 finishes this year. Kenseth returned from a NASCAR hiatus to rejoin Roush Fenway Racing in a rideshare with #6 car regular Trevor Bayne , who has struggled during 2018.

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  13. August 31, 2018 ] Rockingham Speedway: a tortured history of financial ups and downs NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... stock car staple for nearly 40 years. The final Sprint Cup Series race at the speedway was Feb. 22, 2004, when Matt Kenseth edged Kasey Kahne at the line by 0.01 of a second, in one of the closest finishes in NASCAR history. May 20, 2016/No upset ...

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  14. August 30, 2018 ] Raleigh investors buy Rockingham Speedway Top StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... tweeting back and forth about some of their "dream tracks" that no longer hold events. Kasey Kahne, who lost to Matt Kenseth by one of the tightest margins in NASCAR history at the last Sprint Cup Series race at the Speedway in 2004, tweeted, "The ...

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  15. Darlington fantasy stats to considerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    ... the top 10 Active drivers to win pole: Kasey Kahne (4), Kevin Harvick (3), Kurt Busch (3), Clint Bowyer (1), Matt Kenseth (1), Brad Keselowski (1), Jamie McMurray (1), Ryan Newman (1) Active drivers to win at Darlington: Jimmie Johnson (3), Denny ...

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  16. Matt Kenseth never had "grand illusions" about winning this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | Motorsport.com

    Matt Kenseth says he never had "grand illusions" about winning races in the 2018 NASCAR Cup series and he is unsure if he can get top 10 finishes this year. Kenseth returned from a brief hiatus to rejoin Roush Fenway Racing in a rideshare with No.

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  17. Goodyear makes new tire choices for "high tire wear" at DarlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | Motorsport.com

    ... Charlotte in May. The tire choice came out of a Goodyear test at Darlington on June 5-6, which included drivers Matt Kenseth, Jamie McMurray, Paul Menard and Daniel Suarez. Since its most recent repave in 2007, Darlington has slowly returned to its ...

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  18. Cagle: Random thoughts while reading race reports a " and police reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Matt Kenseth's rookie season in Cup was the year I graduated from college. Matt Kenseth became a grandfather this week.

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  19. Late Race Issue Results in 29th Place Finish for Kenseth at WGIRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2018 | Paddock Talk

    After a late race incident, Matt Kenseth crossed the line 29th in his NESN Ford Fusion Sunday afternoon at Watkins Glen. After qualifying 28th, Kenseth started 26th after a pair a cars failed post-qualifying tech.

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  20. Bill Elliott, yes, that Bill Elliott, to compete in Xfinity Series race at Road AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 | Yahoo Sports

    ... to 2012 and won the 1988 Cup Series title. His last win came in 2003 when he won at Rockingham, the race where Matt Kenseth clinched the 2003 title before the end of the season in the last year of NASCAR's full-season championship format.

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