BRISTOL, TN - Matt Kenseth and Kasey Kahne waged one of the memorable battles from the 2013 season.<br />
For nearly 20 laps, two of NASCAR's marquee talents ran side-by-side, inches apart, navigating Bristol's high banks in a thrilling show of expertise and competitive desire.<br />
Kenseth won that race, like so many others during the 2013 season. In all he won seven, more than any other NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver.<br />
Kahne finished second, just short of a Bristol sweep. He won the springrace in convincing fashion, leading 109 laps.<br />
Considering the state both are in this season, that seems way longer than 12 months ago. Both drivers are winless, neither have clinched a spot in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, and time is running out.<br />
Heading into the IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway let's take a deeper dive into both drivers' predicaments.<br />
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