FILE - In this June 30, 2017, file photo, Kasey Kahne talks with a crew member after qualifying for the NASCAR cup auto race at Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Fla. Kahne will not defend his Brickyard 400 victory because of dehydration issues that have given him an elevated heart rate while he’s driving. Regan Smith will drive the No. 95 Chevrolet at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Kahne said Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, he’s not sure when he can race again, and he’s scheduled to retire from NASCAR competition at the end of this season.
FILE - In this June 30, 2017, file photo, Kasey Kahne talks with a crew member after qualifying for the NASCAR cup auto race at Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Fla. Kahne will not defend his Brickyard 400 victory because of dehydration issues that have given him an elevated heart rate while he’s driving. Regan Smith will drive the No. 95 Chevrolet at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Kahne said Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, he’s not sure when he can race again, and he’s scheduled to retire from NASCAR competition at the end of this season. John Raoux, File AP Photo
FILE - In this June 30, 2017, file photo, Kasey Kahne talks with a crew member after qualifying for the NASCAR cup auto race at Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Fla. Kahne will not defend his Brickyard 400 victory because of dehydration issues that have given him an elevated heart rate while he’s driving. Regan Smith will drive the No. 95 Chevrolet at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Kahne said Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, he’s not sure when he can race again, and he’s scheduled to retire from NASCAR competition at the end of this season. John Raoux, File AP Photo

Kasey Kahne to sit out Indy with heat exhaustion issues

September 07, 2018 02:10 PM