Many people think the Chase of the Sprint Cup championship is down to two guys. They think it’s now a race between Jimmie Johnson and Brad Keselowski and aren’t giving Clint Bowyer or Kasey Kahne much of a chance. But if I had to choose one guy out of that four not named Johnson to win the title, it’s Kahne.
I think Kahne can not only head to Miami second in the championship, but he can win the Cup this year. The series goes to two very good tracks the next two weeks for Kahne before the finale in Homestead.
Back in April, Texas was the track that got Kahne going on a tear of a run to get him to where he is today. After six straight races to start the year off with no top 10′s and a best finish of 14th, Kahne found himself buried deep in the standings in 31st place.
At Texas, Kahne had a strong car and with a seventh place finish gave the No. 5 team the momentum they needed. The strong night would propel him to seven straight top 10 finishes, including a win in the Coca-Cola 600 at ...