For the second consecutive time, Kevin Harvick lost a valve stem on his tire at Dover and lost a lap to the leaders. He finished 13th in the AAA 400 on the heels of a 17th this spring on that same track.
Kevin Harvick proved that his pole winning speed was no fluke. He posted the fastest single lap in Dover’s Happy Hour practice for the AAA 400 with a speed of 157.089 mph.
Kevin Harvick won the pole for Sunday’s AAA 400 with a speed of 162.933 mph. It is his seventh pole of the 2014 season and 13th of his career.
Kevin Harvick posted the fastest single lap in the first practice session at Dover International Speedway for the AAA 400. His best lap logged in at 163.852 mph.
Kevin Harvick finished third in the Sylvania 300 and is a virtual lock to advance to the Contender round. He has a 41-point advantage over 13th-place in the standings and needs only about a top-35 finish to continue in the Chase.
Kevin Harvick posted the quickest 10-lap average in final practice for the Sylvania 300 with a speed of 134.465 mph from his 28th to 37th laps on the track.
Kevin Harvick qualified third for the Sylvania 300 and looks to carry the momentum of back-to-back top-fives at Chicagoland and Richmond into New Hampshire.
Because of the high volume of mistakes by his crew, Kevin Harvick swapped with Tony Stewart before the MyAFibStory.com 400. It did not keep the No. 4 from being error-free as they left lugnuts loose during an early-race pit stop. Harvick was forced to pit twice under caution and dropped to the back of the lead lap.
Sprint Cup regular (No. 4 Chevrolet SS) Kevin Harvick wins the Jimmy John's Freaky Fast 300 Powered by Coca-Cola, his 44th victory in 314 NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) races.
Sprint Cup regular (No. 4 Chevrolet SS0 Kevin Harvick has the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first practice for the Nationwide Series Jimmy John’s Freaky Fast 300 at Chicagoland Speedway.
In addition to his familiar No. 4 Jimmy John’s Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Kevin Harvick will pilot a similarly-designed No. 5 Jimmy John’s Chevrolet Camaro in Saturday’s Jimmy John’s Freaky Fast 300 Nationwide Series race at Chicagoland Speedway.
Kevin Harvick was expected to be one of the challengers for the victory Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway. He was the only driver other than Brad Keselowski to lead laps in the Federated Auto Parts 400, but the team lost the handle in the second half and he had to fight hard for a fifth-place finish.
Kevin Harvick will race Chassis No. 846 this week at Richmond. Its last outing ended in a second-place finish at Pocono in August.
Kevin Harvick posted the fastest single lap in a marathon, three-hour practice session. His top speed was 129.112 mph, which was set early on lap two.