Originally Posted by Inmem58
He was a second behind, with what, 2-3 laps remaining? If Kenseth dropped a few spots from the pits, he'd be back up there. Who's to say he was racing hard the whole race? He could have saved his car until the end. Not be so hard on it. It was also a fuel saving race too, not sure if he let up on the gas towards the end.
That is true. I turned to my dad and we talked after the race that Kenseth wasn't driving hard, he was driving just enough to keep Kayne behind him. There were times during the race just watching with your eyes when he ran hard he was crazy fast.