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Teammates

Denny Hamlin - #11 - FedEx
Kyle Busch - #18 - Mars Brands/Interstate Batteries

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2014 Predicted Points Finish: #3

Kenseth's first year with Joe Gibbs Racing was impressive to say they least as he led the series in wins, average running position, driver rating and laps in the top 15. However, the great year simply continued a recent run of excellence for Kenseth, who has now averaged a top-12 finish in each of the past four years and has had at least a dozen top-5s in three straight seasons. Pencil him in for another monster season.

See Entire 2014 Preseason Rankings

Finish by Track Type

Type Avg
Finish
Intermediate10.8
Road Course15.5
Short14.5
Superspeedway13.9
Overall13.0
Overall (excluding DNFs)11.7

Top Tracks since 2008

Track Avg
Finish
Kentucky Speedway 4.7
Texas Motor Speedway 6.5
Charlotte Motor Speedway 8.2
Kansas Speedway 8.7
Atlanta Motor Speedway 8.8

Worst Tracks since 2008

Track Avg
Finish
Talladega Superspeedway19.8
Richmond International Raceway17.9
Phoenix International Raceway17.8
Indianapolis Motor Speedway17.5
New Hampshire Motor Speedway17.1

Race Results

Date Race Track Start Finish Status Laps Led
04/12/14 Bojangles' Southern 500 Darlington Raceway 25 4 running 12
04/06/14 Texas 500 Texas Motor Speedway 26 7 running 0
03/30/14 STP Gas Booster 500 Martinsville Speedway 6 6 running 36
03/23/14 Auto Club 400 Auto Club Speedway 1 4 running 19
03/16/14 Food City 500 Bristol Motor Speedway 3 13 running 165
03/09/14 Kobalt Tools 400 Las Vegas Motor Speedway 29 10 running 2
03/02/14 Subway Fresh Fit 500 Phoenix International Speedway 19 12 Running 0
02/23/14 Daytona 500 Daytona International Speedway 3 6 running 0
11/17/13 Ford 400 Homestead-Miami Speedway 1 2 running 144
11/10/13 AdvoCare 500 Phoenix International Raceway 14 23 running 0
11/03/13 AAA Texas 500 Texas Motor Speedway 6 4 running 3
10/27/13 Goodys Fast Relief 500 Martinsville Speedway 4 2 running 202
10/20/13 Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500 Talladega Superspeedway 12 20 running 32
10/12/13 Bank of America 500 Charlotte Motor Speedway 20 3 running 1
10/06/13 Hollywood Casino 400 Kansas Speedway 7 11 running 21
09/29/13 AAA 400 Dover International Speedway 2 7 running 36
09/22/13 Sylvania 300 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 9 1 running 106
09/15/13 Geico 400 Chicagoland Speedway 10 1 running 89
09/07/13 Federated Auto Parts 400 Richmond International Raceway 5 6 running 5
09/01/13 AdvoCare 500 Atlanta Motor Speedway 6 12 running 0
08/24/13 Irwin Tools Night Race Bristol Motor Speedway 5 1 running 149
08/18/13 Pure Michigan 400 Michigan International Speedway 12 15 running 0
08/11/13 Finger Lakes 355 Watkins Glen International 10 23 running 0
08/04/13 Pennsylvania 400 Pocono Raceway 24 22 running 1
07/28/13 Brickyard 400 Indianapolis Motor Speedway 13 5 running 0
07/14/13 Lenox Industrial Tools 301 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 12 9 running 33
07/06/13 Coke Zero 400 Daytona International Speedway 2 33 running 1
06/29/13 Quaker State 400 Kentucky Speedway 16 1 running 38
06/23/13 Toyota/Save Mart 350 Infineon Raceway 6 19 running 0
06/16/13 Quicken Loans 400 Michigan International Speedway 8 6 running 0
06/09/13 Pocono 400 Pocono Raceway 4 25 running 0
06/02/13 FedEx 400 Dover International Speedway 4 40 engine 29
05/26/13 Coca-Cola 600 Charlotte Motor Speedway 3 15 running 112
05/11/13 Bojangles Southern 500 Darlington Raceway 7 1 running 17
05/05/13 Aaron's 499 Talladega Superspeedway 6 8 running 142
04/27/13 Toyota Owners 400 Richmond International Raceway 1 7 running 140
04/21/13 STP 400 Kansas Speedway 1 1 running 163
04/13/13 Texas 500 Texas Motor Speedway 20 12 running 0
04/07/13 Martinsville 500 Martinsville Speedway 8 14 running 96
03/24/13 Auto Club 400 Auto Club Speedway 5 7 running 10
03/17/13 Food City 500 Bristol Motor Speedway 12 35 crash 85
03/10/13 Kobalt Tools 400 Las Vegas Motor Speedway 18 1 running 42
03/03/13 Subway Fresh Fit 500 Phoenix International Raceway 9 7 running 0
02/24/13 Daytona 500 Daytona International Speedway 12 37 engine 86
11/18/12 Ford 400 Homestead-Miami Speedway 11 18 running 2
11/11/12 Kobalt Tools 500 Phoenix International Raceway 22 14 running 0
11/04/12 AAA Texas 500 Texas Motor Speedway 10 4 running 1
10/28/12 Tums Fast Relief 500 Martinsville Speedway 6 14 running 1
10/21/12 Hollywood Casino 400 Kansas Speedway 12 1 running 78
10/13/12 Bank of America 500 Charlotte Motor Speedway 7 14 running 0
10/07/12 Good Sam Club 500 Talladega Superspeedway 15 1 running 33
09/30/12 AAA 400 Dover International Speedway 12 35 running 0
09/23/12 Sylvania 300 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 25 14 running 1
09/16/12 Geico 400 Chicagoland Speedway 3 18 running 2
09/08/12 Wonderful Pistachios 400 Richmond International Raceway 17 5 running 0
09/02/12 AdvoCare 500 Atlanta Motor Speedway 4 9 running 0
08/25/12 IRWIN Tools Night Race Bristol Motor Speedway 17 25 running 25
08/19/12 Pure Michigan 400 Michigan International Speedway 4 17 running 5
08/12/12 Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips at The Glen Watkins Glen International 24 8 running 0
08/05/12 Pennsylvania 400 Pocono Raceway 7 23 running 4
07/29/12 Crown Royal 'Your Hero's Name Here' 400 Indianapolis Motor Speedway 10 35 crash 1
07/15/12 Lenox Industrial Tools 301 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 27 13 running 0
07/07/12 Coke Zero 400 Daytona International Speedway 1 3 running 89
06/30/12 Quaker State 400 Kentucky Speedway 20 7 running 0
06/24/12 Toyota/Save Mart 350 Infineon Raceway 9 13 running 0
06/17/12 Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400 Michigan International Speedway 6 3 running 17
06/10/12 Pocono 400 Pocono Raceway 14 7 running 11
06/03/12 FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks Dover International Speedway 5 3 running 2
05/27/12 Coca-Cola 600 Charlotte Motor Speedway 20 10 running 0
05/12/12 Showtime Southern 500 Darlington Raceway 19 6 running 0
05/06/12 Aaron's 499 Talladega Superspeedway 10 3 running 73
04/28/12 Richmond 400 Richmond International Raceway 24 11 running 0
04/22/12 STP 400 Kansas Speedway 18 4 running 2
04/14/12 Samsung Mobile 500 Texas Motor Speedway 2 5 running 15
04/01/12 Goody's Fast Relief 500 Martinsville Speedway 21 4 running 1
03/25/12 Auto Club 400 Auto Club Speedway 15 16 running 0
03/18/12 Food City 500 Bristol Motor Speedway 21 2 running 45
03/11/12 Kobalt Tools 400 Las Vegas Motor Speedway 11 22 running 21
03/04/12 Subway Fresh Fit 500 Phoenix International Raceway 26 13 running 1
02/26/12 Daytona 500 Daytona International Speedway 4 1 running 50
11/20/11 Ford 400 Homestead-Miami Speedway 6 4 running 15
11/13/11 Kobalt Tools 500 Phoenix International Raceway 1 34 crash 49
11/06/11 AAA Texas 500 Texas Motor Speedway 3 4 running 87
10/30/11 Tums Bring It On 500 Martinsville Speedway 2 31 running 3
10/23/11 AMP Energy 500 Talladega Superspeedway 11 18 running 21
10/15/11 Bank of America 500 Charlotte Motor Speedway 2 1 running 46
10/09/11 Hollywood Casino 400 Kansas Speedway 4 4 running 26
10/02/11 AAA 400 Dover International Speedway 4 4 running 26
09/25/11 Sylvania 300 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 18 5 running 3
09/18/11 Geico 400 Chicagoland Speedway 1 21 running 46
09/18/11 Geico 400 Chicagoland Speedway 27 6 running 0
09/10/11 Wonderful Pistachios 400 Richmond International Raceway 25 23 running 15
09/04/11 AdvoCare 500 Atlanta Motor Speedway 6 9 running 64
08/27/11 Irwin Tools Night Race Bristol Motor Speedway 3 6 running 110
08/21/11 Pure Michigan 400 Michigan International Speedway 2 10 running 15
08/14/11 Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips at The Glen Watkins Glen International 24 14 running 0
08/07/11 Pennsylvania 500 Pocono Raceway 20 16 running 0
07/31/11 Brickyard 400 Indianapolis Motor Speedway 9 5 running 10
07/17/11 Lenox Industrial Tools 301 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 30 20 running 0
07/09/11 Quaker State 400 Kentucky Speedway 13 6 running 0
07/02/11 Coke Zero 400 Daytona International Speedway 16 2 running 14
07/02/11 Coke Zero 400 Daytona International Speedway 16 2 running 14
06/26/11 Toyota / Save Mart 350 Infineon Raceway 33 14 running 0
06/19/11 Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400 Michigan International Speedway 3 2 running 17
06/12/11 5-Hour Energy 500 Pocono Raceway 27 8 running 0
06/05/11 STP 400 Kansas Speedway 21 6 running 0
05/29/11 Coca-Cola 600 Charlotte Motor Speedway 19 14 running 103
05/21/11 Sprint Showdown and All-Star Race Charlotte Motor Speedway 24 1 running 33
05/15/11 Autism Speaks 400 Dover International Speedway 24 1 running 33
05/07/11 Showtime Southern 500 Darlington Raceway 20 25 running 0
04/30/11 Crown Royal 400 Richmond International Raceway 33 21 running 16
04/17/11 Aaron's 499 Talladega Superspeedway 25 36 crash 8
04/09/11 Samsung Mobile 500 Texas Motor Speedway 4 1 running 169
04/03/11 Goody's Fast Pain Relief 500 Martinsville Speedway 24 6 running 0
03/27/11 Auto Club 400 Auto Club Speedway 11 4 running 0
03/20/11 Food City 500 Bristol Motor Speedway 11 4 running 0
03/06/11 Kobalt Tools 400 Las Vegas Motor Speedway 1 11 running 3
02/27/11 Subway Fresh Fit 500 Phoenix International Raceway 24 12 running 2
02/20/11 Daytona 500 Daytona International Speedway 9 34 crash 0
11/21/10 Ford 400 Homestead-Miami Speedway 13 9 running 1
11/14/10 Kobalt Tools 500 Phoenix International Raceway 15 7 running 1
11/07/10 AAA Texas 500 Texas Motor Speedway 19 2 running 2
10/31/10 AMP Energy 500 Talladega Superspeedway 27 16 running 13
10/24/10 TUMS Fast Relief 500 Martinsville Speedway 32 15 running 0
10/17/10 Bank of America 500 Charlotte Motor Speedway 17 6 running 1
10/10/10 Pepsi Max 400 Auto Club Speedway 3 30 running 29
10/03/10 Price Chopper 400 Kansas Speedway 8 7 running 26
09/26/10 AAA 400 Dover International Speedway 14 18 running 0
09/19/10 Sylvania 300 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 33 23 running 0
09/11/10 Air Guard 400 Richmond International Raceway 12 14 running 0
09/05/10 Emory Healthcare 500 Atlanta Motor Speedway 30 11 running 0
08/21/10 Irwin Tools Night Race Bristol Motor Speedway 14 10 running 0
08/15/10 CARFAX 400 Michigan International Speedway 7 5 running 0
08/08/10 Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips @ The Glen Watkins Glen International 31 13 running 0
08/01/10 Sunoco American Red Cross Pennsylvania 500 Pocono Raceway 26 18 running 0
07/25/10 Brickyard 400 Indianapolis Motor Speedway 13 12 running 0
07/10/10 LifeLock.com 400 Chicagoland Speedway 34 13 running 0
07/03/10 Coke Zero 400 Daytona International Speedway 7 15 running 0
06/27/10 Lenox Industrial Tools 301 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 33 17 running 0
06/20/10 Toyota/Save Mart 350 Infineon Raceway 34 30 running 0
06/13/10 2010 Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400 Michigan International Speedway 39 14 running 2
06/06/10 Pocono 500 Pocono Raceway 15 17 running 0
05/30/10 Coca-Cola 600 Charlotte Motor Speedway 16 10 running 7
05/16/10 Autism Speaks 400 Dover International Speedway 21 3 running 15
05/08/10 Showtime Southern 500 Darlington Raceway 29 13 running 0
05/01/10 Crown Royal Presents the Your Name Here 400 Richmond International Raceway 21 13 running 0
04/25/10 Aaron's 499 Talladega Superspeedway 2 28 running 1
04/18/10 Samsung 500 Texas Motor Speedway 28 20 running 0
04/10/10 Subway Fresh Fit 500 Phoenix International Raceway 27 6 running 1
03/28/10 Goody's Fast Relief 500 Martinsville Speedway 2 18 running 0
03/21/10 Food City 500 Bristol Motor Speedway 7 5 running 0
03/07/10 Kobalt Tools 500 Atlanta Motor Speedway 14 2 running 0
02/28/10 Shelby 427 Las Vegas Motor Speedway 11 5 running 9
02/21/10 Auto Club 500 Auto Club Speedway 20 7 running 0
02/14/10 Daytona 500 Daytona International Speedway 24 8 running 0
11/22/09 Ford 400 Homestead-Miami Speedway 34 13 running 0
11/15/09 Checker O'Reilly Auto Parts 500 presented by Pennzoil Phoenix International Raceway 28 18 running 4
11/08/09 Dickies 500 Texas Motor Speedway 30 3 running 0
11/01/09 Amp Energy 500 Talladega Superspeedway 14 24 running 0
10/25/09 Tums Fast Relief 500 Martinsville Speedway 32 14 running 0
10/17/09 Bank of America 500 Lowe's Motor Speedway 4 2 running 45
10/11/09 Pepsi 500 Auto Club Speedway 17 13 running 0
10/04/09 Kansas 400 Kansas Speedway 23 39 engine 1
09/27/09 Dover 400 Dover International Speedway 23 3 running 0
09/20/09 Sylvania 300 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 38 23 running 0
09/12/09 Chevy Rock & Roll 400 Richmond International Raceway 28 25 running 0
09/06/09 Pep Boys Auto 500 Atlanta Motor Speedway 15 12 running 1
08/22/09 Sharpie 500 Bristol Motor Speedway 5 10 running 0
08/16/09 Carfax 400 Michigan International Speedway 25 14 running 6
08/09/09 Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips at The Glen Watkins Glen International 42 14 running 0
08/02/09 Pennsylvania 500 Pocono Raceway 12 11 running 1
07/26/09 Allstate 400 at the Brickyard Indianapolis Motor Speedway 25 10 running 0
07/11/09 LifeLock.com 400 Chicagoland Speedway 33 23 running 0
07/04/09 Coke Zero 400 Daytona International Speedway 10 8 running 3
06/28/09 Lenox Industrial Tools 301 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 10 22 running 0
06/21/09 Toyota/SaveMart 350 Infineon Raceway 10 18 running 0
06/14/09 LifeLock 400 Michigan International Speedway 16 20 running 0
06/07/09 Pocono 500 Pocono Raceway 8 16 running 6
05/31/09 Dover 400 Dover International Speedway 14 4 running 7
05/24/09 Coca-Cola 600 Lowe's Motor Speedway 30 10 running 0
05/09/09 Southern 500 Darlington Raceway 1 10 running 16
05/02/09 Crown Royal Presents the Russ Friedman 400 Richmond International Raceway 35 13 running 0
04/26/09 Aaron's 499 Talladega Superspeedway 13 17 running 9
04/18/09 Subway Fresh Fit 500 Phoenix International Raceway 17 27 running 0
04/05/09 Samsung 500 Texas Motor Speedway 3 5 running 55
03/29/09 Goody's Fast Relief 500 Martinsville Speedway 10 23 running 0
03/22/09 Food City 500 Bristol Motor Speedway 33 33 running 0
03/08/09 Kobalt Tools 500 Atlanta Motor Speedway 30 12 running 0
03/01/09 Shelby 427 Las Vegas Motor Speedway 40 43 engine 0
02/22/09 Auto Club 500 Auto Club Speedway 24 1 running 84
02/15/09 Daytona 500 Daytona International Speedway 39 1 running 7
11/16/08 Ford 400 Homestead-Miami Speedway 3 25 running 73
11/09/08 Checker O'Reilly Auto Parts 500 pre Phoenix International Raceway 34 15 running 0
11/02/08 Dickies 500 Texas Motor Speedway 6 9 running 0
10/26/08 Pep Boys Auto 500 Atlanta Motor Speedway 10 4 running 128
10/19/08 TUMS QuikPak 500 Martinsville Speedway 11 8 running 8
10/11/08 Bank of America 500 Lowe's Motor Speedway 9 41 crash 1
10/05/08 Amp Energy 500 Talladega Superspeedway 31 26 crash 5
09/28/08 Camping World RV 400 presented by C Kansas Speedway 3 5 running 49
09/21/08 Camping World RV 400 presented by A Dover International Speedway 8 2 running 136
09/14/08 Sylvania 300 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 12 40 crash 0
09/07/08 Chevy Rock & Roll 400 Richmond International Raceway 9 39 running 2
08/31/08 Pepsi 500 Auto Club Speedway 37 5 running 1
08/23/08 Sharpie 500 Bristol Motor Speedway 25 9 running 0
08/17/08 3M Performance 400 presented by Bon Michigan International Speedway 14 5 running 0
08/10/08 Centurion Boats at The Glen Watkins Glen International 13 12 running 0
08/03/08 Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500 Pocono Raceway 5 11 running 3
07/27/08 Allstate 400 at The Brickyard Indianapolis Motor Speedway 10 38 running 0
07/12/08 LifeLock.com 400 Chicagoland Speedway 9 7 running 7
07/05/08 Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola Daytona International Speedway 19 3 running 0
06/29/08 LENOX Industrial Tools 301 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 9 18 running 0
06/22/08 Toyota/Save Mart 350 Infineon Raceway 33 8 running 0
06/15/08 LifeLock 400 Michigan International Speedway 16 3 running 41
06/08/08 Pocono 500 Pocono Raceway 13 7 running 2
06/01/08 Best Buy 400 Benefiting Student Clu Dover International Speedway 21 4 running 1
05/25/08 Coca-Cola 600 Lowe's Motor Speedway 12 7 running 1
05/10/08 Dodge Challenger 500 Darlington Raceway 34 6 running 3
05/03/08 Crown Royal Presents the Dan Lowry Richmond International Raceway 24 38 running 0
04/27/08 Aaron's 499 Talladega Superspeedway 13 41 running 0
04/12/08 Subway Fresh Fit 500 Phoenix International Raceway 27 38 running 0
04/06/08 Samsung 500 Texas Motor Speedway 8 9 running 68
03/30/08 Goody's Cool Orange 500 Martinsville Speedway 28 30 running 0
03/16/08 Food City 500 Bristol Motor Speedway 4 10 running 0
03/09/08 Kobalt Tools 500 Atlanta Motor Speedway 38 8 running 0
03/02/08 UAW-Dodge 400 Las Vegas Motor Speedway 13 20 running 70
02/25/08 Auto Club 500 Auto Club Speedway 4 5 running 4
02/17/08 Daytona 500 Daytona International Speedway 28 36 running 1
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