Kasey Kenneth Kahne (born April 10, 1980 in Enumclaw, Washington) is a race car driver in NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Series. For the 2008 season, he drives the #9 Budweiser / Allstate Dodge Charger for Gillett Evernham Motorsports with teammates Elliott Sadler and Patrick Carpentierƒ??. Off the track, Kahne is active in charitable work and is a member of the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation. He also owns his own race team Kasey Kahne Racing that competes in the World of Outlaws series fielding a car for Joey Saldana, in the USAC Sprint Car Series for Brady Bacon, and in USAC midgets for Brad Sweet. Kahne is also a 3-time Skagit Speedway winner of the Annual Jim Raper memorial Dirt Cup, and holds the current record for fastest lap at Skagit.