Kevin Harvick capped off a season when he was consistently one of the better cars on most race weekends by winning the last two events and capturing the Sprint Cup Series title for the first time in his career.
Jeff Gordon, Matt Kenseth, Brad Keselowski and Carl Edwards are out. Danny Hamlin, Joey Logano, Ryan Newman and Kevin Harvick are in, as NASCAR-nation readies to crown its 2014 Sprint Cup champion.
Kevin Harvick is breathing a huge sigh of relief after winning the Bank of America 500, on Saturday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, and taking a huge step toward a shot at NASCAR's Sprint Cup title.
Kevin Harvick saved his best for last Saturday night. After dominating the Bojangles' Southern 500, Harvick stormed into the lead on the final lap to win his second Sprint Cup Series race of 2014.
Kevin Harvick doesn't quite understand his luck at Phoenix International Raceway, but he won't question it. Winning the Profit On CNBC 500 on Sunday was his second-consecutive victory at the Arizona racetrack and his fifth in total.
Kevin Harvick dominated the race at Phoenix on Sunday, winning for the fifth time in the desert, the most by any driver and for the third time in the last six races since the reconfiguration of the speedway.
At the age of 23, Joey Logano has his racing career ahead of him, but he enjoys few things more that racing against the man who is all but responsible for him being in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.
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Jimmie Johnson accomplished something the NASCAR world hadn’t seen in over 30 years. The Sprint Cup points leader won the Coke Zero 400 on Saturday night to sweep the season races at the Daytona International Speedway.
Talk about a “TV timeout.” A cable that is part of an overhead camera system fell across the Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday, injuring 10 fans, damaging several cars and delaying the NASCAR race for over half an hour.
Brad Keselowski can almost feel the elation of winning his first Sprint Cup title. All he has to do is finish in the Top 15 in the final race of the NASCAR season. But, Keselowski was less than thrilled with what he saw in this weekend’s AdvoCare 500.
Richmond International Raceway provided a thrilling backdrop for the close of the regular portion of the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup season and 12 drivers are now in place as the ‘Chase for the Sprint Cup’ starts.