Kasey Kahne to miss Sprint car races, James McFadden to fill in

Mooresville, NC (May 8, 2019) – Australian driver James McFadden will fill in for Kasey Kahne in the Wicked Energy Gum No. 9 car for the next several races. McFadden will debut in the No. 9 machine at the World of Outlaws Patriot Nationals in Charlotte May 24-25.

Kahne, who is recovering from an injury sustained during a crash at Williams Grove earlier this season, will continue to be hands-on with the car and travel with the team.

An exact return date for Kahne to climb back behind the wheel will be announced at a later date.