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Nov 16
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Kevin Harvick maintains blistering speed in Saturday’s first practice

Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Florida. - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images HOMESTEAD, Fla.— The fastest car in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this season asserted its superiority immediately in Saturday’s first practice at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Driving the No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet that has carried him to four victories and 2,083 laps led this year, Kevin Harvick jumped to the top of the speed chart as soon as the noon practice began—and stayed there. Running 175.069 mph in race trim, Harvick was .007 seconds faster than Jeff Gordon (175.029 mph). No one else posted a lap within a 10th of a second of Harvick in preparation for Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 (3 p.m. ET on ESPN), the race that will decide the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship among four drivers—Harvick, Joey Logano, Denny ... FULL STORY »

Championship 4 drivers remain confident following qualifying

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase for the Championship Logo HOMESTEAD, Fla.— Defending race champion Denny Hamlin says he knew he had the car to win last year’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway—and he did. Asked how "close" his Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota is this weekend to the ... FULL STORY »

Survey Says….NASCAR Got It Right

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase for the Championship Logo MIAMI -- When NASCAR’s Chairman and CEO Brian France announced earlier this year news of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series new Chase format, the skeptics were out in full force, but with Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 on deck at Homestead-Miami ... FULL STORY »

Chase favorite Kevin Harvick gets an early start on the mind games

NASCAR Driver Kevin Harvick - Photo Credit Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images MIAMI— It didn’t take Kevin Harvick long to start the needling — and his target was the new guy, Joey Logano. Before the drivers’ portion of Wednesday’s Championship 4 Media Day was 10 minutes old, Harvick made an issue of ... FULL STORY »

NASCAR Grassroots Ties Aplenty With Chase Finalists

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase for the Championship Logo Each Of The Championship 4 Has NASCAR Home Tracks Connections DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 12, 2014) – Denny Hamlin’s first NASCAR championship was earned in a mini stock at Langley Speedway in his native Virginia. Seventeen years later, he’s positioned to ... FULL STORY »

Kevin Harvick 2014 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Race Preview

2014 NSCS Driver Kevin Harvick (Budweiser) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images Budweiser Racing Team Notes of Interest Kevin Harvick and the No. 4 Budweiser Chevrolet SS team travel to Homestead-Miami Speedway this week to contend for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) championship in Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400. Chase Update... Harvick enters the ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Q&A with Rodney Childers

2014 NSCS No. 4 Crew Chief Rodney Childers - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images An Interview With: RODNEY CHILDERS JENNIE LONG: Good afternoon, everyone. Today we have a special NASCAR teleconference feature all four NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship contending crew chiefs. Each will join us for approximately 15 minutes. We'll start with Rodney Childers, ... FULL STORY »



Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates with champagne after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 9, 2014 in Avondale, Arizona. - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images
First Time Sprint Cup Series Champion Bound For Homestead
Posted 11.09.14
When the checkered flag flew at Phoenix (Ariz.) International Raceway on Sunday afternoon, three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champions found themselves without hopes for another trophy, but four drivers found themselves eyeing one. Their first one. Denny Hamlin, Kevin Harvick, Joey Logano and Ryan Newman will head to Homestead-Miami (Fla.) Speedway for ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 9, 2014 in Avondale, Arizona. - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images
Kevin Harvick advances to season finale with dominating win at Phoenix
Posted 11.09.14
AVONDALE, Ariz.— A victory at Phoenix—and a dominating one at that—was exactly what Kevin Harvick needed to keep his hopes for a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship alive. But a second-place finish in Sunday’s Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 did Jeff Gordon no good, thanks to a final-lap banzai run ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Kevin Harvick exiting car
2014 NSCS Quicken Loans 500(k) Second Practice Session Speeds
Posted 11.08.14
Kevin Harvick, with a lap speed of 138.403 MPH, was the quickest early Saturday at the conclusion of the second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) practice session for Sunday's Quicken Loans 500(k) at Phoenix International Raceway. Second quickest was Brad Keselowski with a lap speed of 138.387 MPH, and he was ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Driver Kevin Harvick - Photo Credit Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
Kevin Harvick explains push, readies for Phoenix International Raceway
Posted 11.08.14
AVONDALE, Ariz.— Saying that he has “no problem” with the way Brad Keselowski races, Kevin Harvick attempted to set the record straight about last weekend’s post-race shove that fueled an already-heated situation between Jeff Gordon and Keselowski. “I have no problem with the move and the way Brad races,” Harvick said. ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, stands in the garage area at Dover International Speedway on September 26, 2014 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit: Getty Images
2014 NSCS Quicken Loans 500(k) First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 11.07.14
Kevin Harvick, with a lap speed of 141.521 MPH, was the fastest Friday afternoon during the first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) practice session for Sunday's Quicken Loans 500(k) at Phoenix International Raceway. Series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, Kyle Larson, was second fastest with a lap speed of 141.471 MPH, and ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway on June 13, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Quicken Loans 500(k) Q&A with Kevin Harvick
Posted 11.07.14
KEVIN HARVICK, NO. 4 BUDWEISER CHEVROLET SS, met with members at Phoenix International Raceway (PIR) and discussed post-race at Texas last week, expectations for this weekend at PIR and other topics. THOUGHTS ON COMING TO PHOENIX: “We are excited. I think last week was a little bit unexpected just for the fact ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Driver Kevin Harvick - Photo Credit Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
Kevin Harvick looks to become Penultimate Warrior, lock up spot in Championship
Posted 11.07.14
If Kevin Harvick had to hand-pick a track to race on in a “win or go home” situation, he would likely choose Phoenix International Raceway. Harvick boasts a series-best five wins at the one-mile tri-oval and has taken the checkered flag in three of the last four races there, including the ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Driver Kevin Harvick - Photo Credit Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
Kevin Harvick 2014 NSCS Quicken Loans 500(k) Race Preview
Posted 11.04.14
Budweiser Racing Team Notes of Interest Kevin Harvick and the No. 4 Budweiser Chevrolet SS team travel to Phoenix International Raceway (PIR) this weekend for Sunday’s Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. #HolidayBuds… To celebrate the upcoming holiday season, Harvick’s No. 4 Budweiser Chevrolet features a special ...FULL STORY »
Robin Pemberton
NASCAR To Review The Brawl
Posted 11.03.14
NASCAR will study film of the post-race fight involving Jeff Gordon, Brad Keselowski and a host of crew members, but according to Robin Pemberton, the sanctioning body’s senior vice president of competition and racing development, NASCAR has no issue with the incident that caused it. “I think it was hard racing, ...FULL STORY »


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