"I know I have a lot of work ahead of me to get up to speed in a relatively short period of time, but I'm looking forward to the challenge," Kenseth said. "I started my career in a Camaro and I can't wait to finally race a Chevy in the Cup Series. I also need to thank Chip and all his partners for this opportunity. Hopefully we will be on the track soon."
"It's not like I've not run before, but to increase the volume and the daily miles required. It's crazy what you put your body through," he said. "I'm enjoying this taper right now. But honestly, I've loved the experience and enjoyed all the pain and suffering that comes with it."