Two Minutes With: Matt Kenseth Talks TV, Racing Idols And Worst Hotel Experience
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 5, 2008) – Matt Kenseth, the 2003 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion and Roush Fenway Racing driver, sat down with Daytona International Speedway for the latest edition of “Two Minutes With.”
Kenseth, who drives the No. 17 DeWalt Ford and is currently battling for a spot in the Chase For The Sprint Cup, talks about a plethora of different topics including his television viewing habits, what was his worst hotel experience and his racing idols.
“I’m a big Green Bay Packer fan so I watch all the football games every week and a lot of the football shows,” said Kenseth about what he likes to watch on television.
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Among the motorsports personalities that have sat down for “Two Minutes With” segments include NASCAR President Mike Helton, NASCAR stars Kevin Harvick and Carl Edwards, IndyCar Series star Helio Castroneves, five-time Rolex 24 champion Hurley Haywood and Daytona 200 By Honda motorcycle champions Miguel Duhamel and Jake Zemke.
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