Latest Kevin Harvick News

Kevin Harvick to join Fox booth as NASCAR analyst in 2024

Feb. 05, 2023 22:51 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kevin Harvick won't spend a single day in retirement when his NASCAR driving days are over: Fox said Sunday it has hired Harvick for its broadcast booth next season. Harvick announced last month that he will retire from NASCAR competition at the end of the 2023...

Stewart-Haas Racing signs Chase Briscoe to extension

Jan. 26, 2023 10:45 AM EST

Stewart-Haas Racing announced a multiyear contract extension with Chase Briscoe on Thursday, making him the senior-most driver inside the NASCAR organization when two of his teammates retire at the end of the season. Terms of the deal were not announced but SHR said Briscoe would...

2-time Daytona 500 winner Kenseth inducted into Hall of Fame

Jan. 20, 2023 22:03 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Two-time Daytona 500 champion Matt Kenseth finally reached the top rung of his career on Friday night when he was inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The 50-year-old Kenseth, who drove 18 full seasons in NASCAR before retiring in 2020 with 39 Cup victories...

Busch, Bowyer, Harvick, Helio to all race SRX this summer

Jan. 18, 2023 08:19 AM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Busch, Clint Bowyer and Kevin Harvick will all make their debuts this season in Tony Stewart's summer all-star series, while four-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves confirmed Wednesday he'll return for a third season. Busch, who left Joe...

Harvick: 'It's just time,' racer says of 2023 final season

Jan. 12, 2023 08:13 AM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kevin Harvick received the same answer nearly every time he asked another athlete how they decided to retire: Harvick would just know it was time. The driver thrust onto the global stage when he was named Dale Earnhardt's replacement just days after...

Logano celebrates 2nd NASCAR Cup title, already wanting 3rd

Dec. 01, 2022 20:27 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Joey Logano has a simple target for the future even as he celebrates his 2022 NASCAR Cup championship. Add yet another. Logano this season joined Kyle Busch as the only active NASCAR drivers with multiple Cup series titles, adding to the...

Chase Elliott wins most popular driver for 5th straight year

Dec. 01, 2022 20:03 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Chase Elliott simply can't be beat when it comes to his grip on NASCAR 's title as fans most popular driver. Not even with a late social media push by Ryan Blaney to end Elliott's reign. In a season in which he won five races and finished...

Kevin Harvick will know if 2023 is final season by Daytona

Dec. 01, 2022 14:39 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kevin Harvick will know if 2023 will be his last as a fulltime NASCAR driver before the season-opening Daytona 500 in February. “I don't really have a clear answer on that right now,” the 2014 Cup champ said Thursday about his future. “I think as we...

Tony Stewart gets his driver: Ryan Preece promoted to Cup

Nov. 16, 2022 07:01 AM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart won the battle with partner Gene Haas over next year's NASCAR lineup by giving reserve driver Ryan Preece a shot with a top-tier Cup organization. Preece spent this entire year doing simulator work for Stewart-Haas Racing that helped the...