Harvick’s 3 Race Win Streak Ends With Lap 37 Crash

FONTANA, Calif – The only thing to keep Kevin Harvick out of victory lane on Sunday was going to be Kevin Harvick himself or a fluke incident. Well, that’s exactly what happened in the Auto Club 400 at the Auto Club Speedway in southern California. Harvick, was involved in a bizarre accident on the backstretch on Lap 37, causing his No. 4 Ford to limp back to pit road with heavy damage. Harvick, came off Turn 2 running the high line while Kyle Larson would run below. Both of their cars…

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5 Favorites For Sunday’s Auto Club 400 (3:30 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

FONTANA, Calif – Can Kevin Harvick win his unprecedented fourth straight Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race Sunday at the Auto Club Speedway? He’s dominated the 2018 season thus far and is going for a clean sweep of the NASCAR west coast swing. If he’s going to do so though, he’s going to have to win from the 10th starting position. 

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Harvick/SHR Lead Cup Practice on Friday, Suarez Goes To a Backup Car After Crashing

FONTANA, Calif – Kevin Harvick is picking up each week from where he left off at the previous track the previous race weekend. It’s becoming a common trend. Harvick, wins the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race one week, then he comes out of the gates the following weekend strong. By the end of the weekend, he’s back in victory lane. Rinse. Wash. Repeat. Well, here we are again. Last weekend at Phoenix, Harvick won his third consecutive Cup race in the TicketGuardian 500. On Friday, the first time the cars…

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Storylines and Trends To Watch For Sunday’s Auto Club 400 (3:30 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

The NASCAR circus stays out west for one final week as the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series teams will take to the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway this weekend. The Auto Club 400 (3:30 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) will conclude the NASCAR Goes West Tour. The race is the only trip to the Los Angeles area of the year, as it annually puts on one heck of a race. Here are some storylines and trends to watch. 

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5 Favorites, 5 Sleepers and a Don’t Touch List For Sunday’s Auto Club 400 (3:30 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

With the NCAA Tournament starting up this week, it’s a great time of year to be talking about favorites and sleepers. So why not put out an early favorites and sleepers list for Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Auto Club Speedway? Everyone loves a good Cinderella story right? Well, with how Kevin Harvick’s been dominating the Cup Series races this season, there’s some good underdog situations for this weekend’s Auto Club 400 (3:30 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Here’s the list I have for this weekend. 

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Can Harvick Make It 4 In-A-Row? Why Sunday’s Race May Come Down to SHR vs. JGR and Penske

Kevin Harvick is on the verge of NASCAR history and could do so this weekend in Fontana. If Harvick wins Sunday’s Auto Club 400 (3:30 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) it would be his fourth consecutive win. Only a small handful of drivers have ever won four straight Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races. Also, he would have reached victory lane in four of the first five races to start the season too. Again, only a few drivers have ever done that too. Harvick, led 181 of the 325 laps in…

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Harvick The True King of the Desert in Phoenix

AVONDALE, AZ – Kevin Harvick was fuming mad at NASCAR and all of his haters this week. When his car was found illegal in the R&D Center on Wednesday, he felt that the crime didn’t fit the punishment. His Vegas win was deemed encumbered. A week later, he was back in victory lane for the third straight week. 

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Statement Made, Harvick Wins 3rd Straight Cup Race Sunday in Phoenix

AVONDALE, AZ – Kevin Harvick was hungry. There wouldn’t be enough Jimmy John’s in this world to feed his appetite. That’s a scary thing right now. Especially with how dominant Harvick has been in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series this season. Heading into Sunday’s TicketGuardian 500 at the ISM Raceway in Phoenix, Harvick had led 395 laps over the last two races. In Atlanta, he led 181 laps en route to a dominating win. The next week in Las Vegas, he’d sweep all three stages, leading 214 of the 267…

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Harvick Very Open, Candid About NASCAR’s Penalty, Says This Was To Appease Social Media

AVONDALE, AZ – The media was anxiously awaiting Kevin Harvick’s normal weekly media availability at ISM Raceway on Friday. Harvick, has dominated the past two Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races, but after the penalty announced on Wednesday, everyone was wanting to hear the Stewart-Haas Racing drivers first public comments on the findings. The NASCAR moderator opened up the press conference by asking Harvick about his past Phoenix success before Harvick practically cut him off saying that “no one wants to talk about that, lets just go to the first question.”

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Harvick Hit With L1 Penalty Following Vegas Win, My Take On It

On Wednesday evening, NASCAR announced that Kevin Harvick was penalized with an L1 penalty for his No. 4 Ford failing post race inspection back at the R&D Center in North Carolina. Originally, the car passed tech after the Pennzoil 400 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway at the track, but when inspected further back in Charlotte, they found the Stewart-Haas Racing team violated Sections 20.4.8.1 (dealing with rear window support) and 20.4.18 (rocker panel extensions), specifically. A brace that supports the rear window failed and did not meet specifications for keeping…

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