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There is something about adding the Texas Motor Speedway and Roush Fenway Racing teams together that equals success. Kenseth has two victories at the track, (April ’08 and April ’11), teammate Greg Biffle has two of his own, and teammate Carl Edwards has three victories of his own. Before he leaves Roush Fenway Racing, Kenseth will look to use some of that magic for his third victory in Sunday’s AAA Texas 500.
Team: No. 17 Ford EcoBoost Fusion
Crew Chief: Jimmy Fennig
Chassis: Primary: RK-821 (last run at Charlotte)
-In 20 Cup starts at Texas, Kenseth has completed 6,638 of 6,690 laps (99.2 percent) and led for 771 laps
-Kenseth has an average starting position of 16.1 and an average finishing position of 8.6 at Texas
-Kenseth is the top active driver in the Sprint cup Series at TMS with the best average finish (8.6) and the most laps led (771)
-Kenseth has achieved two wins, 11 top-five and 14 top-10 finishes at Texas in the Cup series
-Kenseth holds the record for t...
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Race: AAA Texas 500
Date: Sun. 11.4.12, 3:00 p.m. EST
Coverage: ESPN TV, PRN, Sirius 90
Greg Biffle, No. 16 3M Ford
Matt Kenseth, No...