Stories tagged: Kevin Harvick
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 6:35 p.m.
Martin Truex Jr. caps career season with 1st NASCAR title
Martin Truex Jr. capped the most successful season of his journeyman career as NASCAR’s champion. Truex wrapped up his first Cup title Sunday night by winning at Homestead-Miami Speedway, where …
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 7:04 p.m.
Kevin Harvick passes Martin Truex Jr. for Texas win, both clinch title shots
The timing was perfect for Kevin Harvick’s first NASCAR Cup Series victory at Texas. So was his winning pass.
Sun., June 25, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
Kevin Harvick wins at Sonoma for 1st victory of season
Kevin Harvick returned to victory lane for the first time this season with a dominating run Sunday on the road course at Sonoma Raceway.
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016, 4:05 p.m.
If Harvick wins Phoenix, there’s only 1 spot left in Chase
Only an amateur would fill out a Chase for the Sprint Cup championship bracket and not mark Kevin Harvick down for a win at Phoenix.
Sun., Aug. 21, 2016, 8:40 p.m.
Kevin Harvick wins rain-delayed NASCAR race at Bristol
Kevin Harvick wasn’t worried about his poor qualifying at Bristol Motor Speedway. In fact, starting 24th gave Harvick exactly what he wanted to win at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Fri., July 8, 2016, 5:54 p.m.
Harvick takes pole position on points after rain hits
Storms washed out qualifying at Kentucky Speedway on Friday, putting Kevin Harvick on the pole for Saturday night’s Sprint Cup Series race based on owner points.
Sun., March 13, 2016, 9:36 p.m.
Harvick nips Edwards in wild finish for 8th Phoenix win
For the second time in a month, two cars crossed the finish line seemingly together and no one was sure who won.
Mon., Feb. 29, 2016, 3:16 p.m.
Column: SHR move to Ford could mean tension with Hendrick
A late caution at Atlanta Motor Speedway gave Kevin Harvick one futile, final chance to beat Jimmie Johnson.
Tue., Oct. 27, 2015, 7:27 p.m.
Harvick: “I don’t need to defend myself” after Talladega
Reigning NASCAR champion Kevin Harvick shrugged off his critics Tuesday and insisted he did not intentionally cause a wreck at Talladega Superspeedway to preserve his spot in the playoffs and …
Sun., Oct. 25, 2015, 7:23 p.m.
Joey Logano wins with controversial finish at Talladega
As Joey Logano made his third straight trip to victory lane, questions swirled about reigning Sprint Cup champion Kevin Harvick’s late-race tactics.
Sat., Sept. 19, 2015
Autos: Kevin Harvick earns pole spot based on practice time
JOLIET, Ill. – Kevin Harvick will begin defense of his Sprint Cup championship from the pole in the opening round of NASCAR’s playoffs. Heavy rain washed out qualifying Friday at …
Fri., Sept. 18, 2015
Auto racing notes: Kevin Harvick ready for Chase defense
It didn’t take Kevin Harvick long to start needling the drivers standing in his way of a second consecutive title. The reigning Sprint Cup champion has heard all the hype …
Sun., Aug. 23, 2015
Auto racing: Joey Logano repeats at Bristol
Joey Logano won the Bristol night race for the second straight year, grabbing the lead on the final restart Saturday night when he zipped past Team Penske teammate Brad Keselowski. …
Sun., March 22, 2015
In brief: Stephen Curry leads Thompson-less Warriors to win
NBA: Stephen Curry bounced back from his worst shooting performance of the season to score 24 points, Leandro Barbosa added a season-high 19 off the bench and the Golden State …
Mon., March 16, 2015
Harvick continues to own Phoenix
There have been dominant drivers in NASCAR before, seasons where Jeff Gordon or Jimmie Johnson would reel off win after win to break the spirits of the rest of the …
Sun., March 15, 2015
Harvick favored to repeat in Phoenix
Kevin Harvick has been nearly unstoppable since he charged to his first Sprint Cup championship last season. The overwhelming favorite to win today’s race at Phoenix International Raceway, Harvick could …
Sat., Dec. 6, 2014
Kevin Harvick finally climbs to NASCAR’s summit
LAS VEGAS – Two years ago, Kevin Harvick was evaluating his life. He and his wife, DeLana, had welcomed a son, their only child. They’d sold their race team and …
Mon., Nov. 17, 2014
Harvick sprints to win first Cup
There was no trick to Kevin Harvick’s first Sprint Cup championship. Competing for the title against three other drivers, he seized his opportunity with a relentless dash through the field …
Thu., Nov. 13, 2014
Kevin Harvick tries to rattle Joey Logano at press conference
MIAMI – As the youngest driver in NASCAR’s championship race, Joey Logano hasn’t been in the same high-stakes situations as his other three competitors. Seeing an opportunity to maybe rattle …
Mon., Nov. 10, 2014
Harvick reaches final four
Kevin Harvick finally has a shot to win his first Sprint Cup championship, while Jeff Gordon was once again denied in his drive for No. 5. Harvick routed the field …
Sun., Oct. 26, 2014
Auto Racing: Kevin Harvick has work cut out for him at Martinsville
MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Kevin Harvick has picked his way through traffic before at Martinsville Speedway, never when the stakes were so high. A poor qualifying effort has Harvick starting 33rd, …
Fri., Oct. 17, 2014
Kevin Harvick at ease headed into tense Talladega
Kevin Harvick is already guaranteed a spot in the third round of NASCAR’s playoffs, so he has no reason to race hard Sunday at Alabama’s Talladega Superspeedway. If it were …
Sun., Oct. 5, 2014
Busch out to end Kansas drought
Extending his NASCAR Nationwide Series record to 69 victories on Saturday was nice. Winning for the second week in a row and the sixth time this season was also nice. …
Sat., June 28, 2014
Keselowski has busy day behind the wheel
Brad Keselowski couldn’t stick around long to discuss his track-record pole speed for tonight’s Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Kentucky. After all, he had to jump …
Sat., June 14, 2014
Harvick sets another qualifying record at Michigan
Kevin Harvick made Michigan International Speedway’s latest track record look routine. In what is becoming an annual occurrence at MIS in Brooklyn, Michigan, Harvick pushed the track’s qualifying mark a …
Sat., May 24, 2014
Younger generation lags behind at Indy
The cruel Twitter posts came fast and furious Friday as Marco Andretti and Graham Rahal participated in their final practice session for Sunday’s Indianapolis 500. “Would Graham Rahal have a …
Sun., April 13, 2014
Kevin Harvick survives shootout for 1st Darlington win
DARLINGTON, S.C. – Kevin Harvick capped his biggest weekend at Darlington Raceway with his first Southern 500 victory Saturday night, passing Dale Earnhardt Jr. two laps from the end of …
Sat., April 12, 2014
Harvick earns pole at Darlington
Kevin Harvick won his first career pole at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway on Friday as he looks to chase his first Southern 500. Harvick came out on top in the first …
Sun., Sept. 11, 2011
Harvick wins at Richmond, moves into tie with Bush atop standings
RICHMOND, Va. – Kevin Harvick stormed into the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship by winning at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night. The victory moved him into a tie …
Sun., May 29, 2011, 4:44 p.m.
Harvick wins when Earnhardt runs out of gas
The gas tank in his Chevrolet ran dry along the backstretch at Charlotte Motor Speedway, and as Dale Earnhardt Jr. tried to coast his way through the final turn, Kevin …