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February 6, 1:30 PM ET
Chat with Brad Keselowski

Buzzmaster
  (1:25 PM)

We'll have Brad here in a few minutes!

Buzzmaster
  (1:32 PM)

Here's Brad!

Buzzmaster
  (1:37 PM)

Hang on a sec....he had to take a phone call....

Josh (Houston)

How do you prepare for such a long season?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:37 PM)

Long? Our season is long?....I think you have to find a spot in your life where things make sense and at piece with the world. You realize there will be a lot of challenges.

Jason (Boston)

How many commemorative cans of Miller Lite did you buy after you were on it?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:38 PM)

I don't have any yet. I want some though. Buy some though and send them my way.

James Piccarreto (Rochester, NY)

What do you think will be the biggest challenge for you going into this season as the defending Sprint Cup champion?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:38 PM)

Doing it again.

Brad Keselowski
  (1:38 PM)

Very simple. Each week is another challenge. The first is Daytona.

Kyle (VA) [via mobile]

what will it be like running with Joey this year?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:39 PM)

I think it will make both of us better. We've already tested and opened my mind to new techniques and approaches that will hopefully lead to more success.

Jeff (RI)

So, why do you think the women celebrities didn't come calling in the offseason like anticipated? Are you too nice?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:39 PM)

Who said I anticipated it?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:39 PM)

What's the rush?

Cuervo (SC)

Brad, great job last year. Do you see any difference between driving a Ford this year vs a Dodge last year other than the Gen6 changes?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:40 PM)

I would say a different engine, where we're expecting an increase in performance in that.

Chase (Washington DC)

Brad, how do you feel about the Start-and-Park situation?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:40 PM)

I think it's a testament to the financial issues in the sport. Most of these teams want to race but just can't afford to. How can I hate on them for that?

Casey B [via mobile]

Favorite off-season perk of being the Champion?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:41 PM)

Just respect. People show you a ton of respect and that's pretty cool.

Chris (Dallas)

So, what happened to that big glass you were using after winning the championship?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:41 PM)

I have it in safe keeping. It's right next to the arc of the covenant.

Matt R. (Pittsburgh, PA)

How's the tank-thing working out?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:41 PM)

Still working on it. Still working on it. Got my best people on it right now.

Elijah (Georgia)

Brad, What will be the key to your sucsess in the 2013 season?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:42 PM)

I think it will be all about who can develop the new car the fastest. Which driver/team can work together to do it.

Susan Reynolds (Hazel Green, WI)

Before you retire from racing do you see yourself running full time in the truck series to be able to have a championship in each of the top three levels of NASCAR? Or do you just want to win a truck race to be the first father and son to do so?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:42 PM)

Hell yeah. That would be awesome.

Daniel (Charlotte)

Hey Brad. Even though there has just been a few tests with the new car, what are you most excited about with the Gen-6 car?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:43 PM)

Just that it looks cooler.

Rob (Sarasota,FL)

Hey Brad How did you like that Super Bowl? Were you at it?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:43 PM)

Definitley went to the Super Bowl. I felt like I checked something huge off my bucket list for sure.

James Piccarreto (Rochester, NY)

How do you feel about Rusty Wallace being inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:43 PM)

I'm really excited for him. I can't believe they're going to let me induct him.

Steven (Il)

BK, I hope that you have had an awesome off season. I was wondering how do you like the chances that young Ryan Blaney can bring BKR the truck championship this season? The young man has proven to quite the driver.

Brad Keselowski
  (1:45 PM)

I think he's a solid talent. It's just a matter of putting the right pieces along with it.

Doug (Oak Lawn IL)

How many wins in 2013?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:46 PM)

My goal is to have 11 wins across three series. That's my goal. Not all of those are with me driving. That could be with Ross or Ryan in the trucks.

Hyde (Houston, TX)

Congrats on winning the championship, the media is really marketing you as the new face of NASCAR, do you see yourself in that light ?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:46 PM)

I am whatever you say I am. If I'm the new face of NASCAR, darn, that's quite an honor. But I have a lot of work to do too.

Rob (Sarasota,FL)

You going to give Rusty one of them big Miller Lite pilsner glass for his speech?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:47 PM)

Yeah, maybe I should. I didn't even think of that....we'll probably just have fun and let him have his moment.

Submarine Mike (Jacksonville Fl)

Brad, I was curious with as active as you are on twitter, how do you deal with the haters who have fake muscles behind the safety of a keyboard? Besides blocking them that is

Brad Keselowski
  (1:47 PM)

I ignore the hell out of them.

Tracy (CT)

In the future, do you think BKR might move to some NW races?

Brad Keselowski
  (1:47 PM)

No, I'm quite happy with it being a truck team.

slanted (denver)

Will you be racing a truck at Eldora? If so, what are your expectations?Thanks!

Brad Keselowski
  (1:48 PM)

We'll have trucks there, I will not be driving.

Brad Keselowski
  (1:48 PM)

I'm glad people still want to talk to me!

Buzzmaster
  (1:48 PM)

Thanks for chatting Brad!