Busch and Harvick Already Having Career Seasons

It should come to no surprise but Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick are having career seasons in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Shocker, I know. They’ve combined to win 13 of the 23 races in 2018, so this story shouldn’t come too much as a shock for anyone. But, what’s shocking is that they’re already eclipsing numbers through 23 races than they have through whole seasons prior. Take Harvick for an example. He’s already won seven races this season alone. His previous career highs for wins in a season…

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Harvick Dominates Sunday’s Consumers Energy 400

BROOKLYN, Mich – Kevin Harvick dominated Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Michigan International Speedway. The Stewart Haas Racing driver led 108 of 200 laps in the Consumers Energy 400 en route to his seventh victory of the season and 44th of his Cup Series career tying Bill Elliott for 17th all-time. Elliott’s son Chase Elliott won last weekend in Watkins Glen while Harvick dominated in his No. 4 Ford on the 2-mile, D-Shaped oval on Sunday. 

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Can Harvick Cash In On Michigan Runner-Ups?

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers head back to the Michigan International Speedway this weekend for the annual return trip to the Irish Hills. With that being said, how likely is it that we see another win by a member of the “Big 3?” Michigan is a track that rewards horsepower. Its been recently repaved and with the wide sweeping corners, the action there is even more about pure speed than anywhere else. So, with the “Big 3” dominating wins over the last 30+ races, why bet against them?

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Sunday Is Truex’s Turn To Win Again

We’re to the point that I wouldn’t be shocked if outside of the Talladega playoff race in the Fall, that the “Big 3” are going to win all of the remaining races on the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series schedule. I mean, we’re now 21 races into the season and Martin Truex Jr., Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick have combined to win 16 of them. In fact, if you take out the three restrictor plate races run this year, they’re 16-for-18. You would think that with this weekend being…

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Big 3 Likely Favorites Again This Weekend In Pocono

It’s no secret, the “Big 3” on the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season have by and far been leaps and bounds better than everyone else. Heading into Sunday’s Gander Outdoors 400 (2:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio), they’ve won 15 of the 20 races run in 2018. But, if you take out the three restrictor plate races run, they’re really won 15 of 17 races. So, can anyone challenge them in this weekend’s race at the Pocono Raceway? Trends say, yes. 

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Over The Last 42 Cup Races, Only 2 Organizations Other Than “Big 3” Have Won A Non Plate Race

It’s the biggest story in NASCAR now right. The “Big 3 right?” On Sunday, the “Big 3” took three of the top four finishing positions in the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Shocker, I know. Kevin Harvick bumped Kyle Busch out of the way en route to his sixth victory of the season. Busch, had to settle for second while Martin Truex Jr. was fourth. Last week, Truex won while Busch was fourth and Harvick was fifth. Two weeks prior to that, Busch was first,…

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Harvick Bumps Busch Out Of The Way For 6th Victory Of The Season In New Hampshire

Tell me if you’re heard this before, the “Big 3” dominated the final finishing order of Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway. In fact, all three finished in the top four of this weekend’s Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 on the Magic Mile. In the end though, it was down to Kyle Busch vs. Kevin Harvick for the win. Each had a series leading five wins a piece coming into this weekend. Harvick, passed his teammate Aric Almirola on the final restart of the…

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Have Busch and Truex Caught Up To Harvick?

Heading into Sunday’s Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 (2 p.m. ET/NBCSN/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) Kevin Harvick is tied with Kyle Busch for most race wins of the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season with five apiece. He’s a legitimate threat to win his second career Cup Series title in November. But, the question lies, has Busch and Martin Truex Jr. caught up to Harvick’s fast pace that he stormed out of the gates with? While Harvick does have five victories already in 2018, none have come in the last eight weeks.…

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“Big 4” In NASCAR Show Up In The End Of Sunday’s Overton’s 400

JOLIET, Ill – By the time we hit the Month of May, we were talking about how Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch were virtually shoo-ins for the Championship 4 at the Homestead-Miami Speedway. Then, by the end of June, Martin Truex Jr. stamped his name into the conversation. Now, leaving Sunday’s Overton’s 400 at the Chicagoland Speedway, it’s clear that the four drivers that will likely contest for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship in November are set. Yes, there are still 19 races left in the season but at…

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Since The Start Of 2017 Truex, Busch And Harvick Have Dominated Races On 1.5-Mile Tracks

For the sixth time of the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, we head to a 1.5-mile track. Sunday’s Overton’s 400 (2:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at the Chicagoland Speedway will also be the 17th race on an intermediate track since the start of the 2017 season. With that being said, don’t be surprised if either Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch or Martin Truex Jr. win Sunday’s race. Shocker, I know. 

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