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Kahne to try new spotter at Martinsville

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Kasey Kahne will have a new voice on his radio this weekend as Shannon McGlamery takes over spotting duties for the No. 5 Hendrick Motorsports driver.

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Kole Kahne, Kasey's cousin, has been the driver's longtime spotter. But after Kahne was involved in an accident two weeks ago at Bristol, his spotter came under question. A source familiar with the situation said Kahne wanted to try something new.

McGlamery has served as a spotter for Jeff Gordon and as a mechanic at Hendrick.

Kahne is currently 27th in the points standings after posting his first top-15 finish Sunday at Auto Club Speedway.
 

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