‘So peaceful, so special’: NASCAR driver Kasey Kahne posts photo of newborn son

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — NASCAR driver Kasey Kahne posted a photo of his newborn son Tanner Lee Kahne to his Instagram account on Thursday.

Kahne wrote that the baby was “so peaceful” and “so special” after his girlfriend, Samantha Sheets, give birth to Tanner on Sunday.

This is Kahne’s first child. Kahne currently drives the No. 5 Chevrolet SS for Hendrick Motorsports in the Sprint Cup Series.