Kevin Harvick is an American professional stock car racing driver. He now drives the No. 4 Ford Fusion for Stewart-Haas Racing in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series full-time. He is a two-time Xfinity Series champion and the third most successful driver in the series’ history, with 47 victories.
Kevin Harvick was born on December 8, 1975, in Bakersfield, California, to Jonell and Mike Harvick. ‘Amber,’ his younger sister, and ‘Clayton,’ his older brother, are his siblings. In 1980, Harvick’s father gave him a go-kart when he was in kindergarten. He won seven national titles and two Grand National championships during the next decade. In the year 1992, he competed in the NASCAR Feather lite Southwest Series while still in high school. His father built him his first car with the money he earned from running his shop and competing in NASCAR’s lower series. His father used the money he made from running his garage to build him his first car, which he raced in the lower NASCAR series. Harvick graduated from North High School. While wrestling for his high school squad, he won the CIF Central Section championship. He attended Bakersfield College to study architecture but dropped out to pursue a full-time racing career.
Kevin Harvick made his Craftsman Truck Series debut in the No. 72 car owned by his family, finishing 27th overall. With the No. 75 for Spear Motorsports, he improved quickly and began finishing ahead of schedule. Harvick was promoted to the NASCAR Grand National Division’s AutoZone West Series in 1997. Before into the Winston West Series championship, Harvick had previously won five races. Due to ESPN2’s coverage of the 1997/1998 NASCAR Winter Heat Series at Tucson Raceway Park, he received genuine recognition. Harvick raced in his debut NASCAR Busch Series race in 1999. The next year, he had a strong season with Richard Childress Racing in the Chevrolet No. 2 car. Kevin Harvick won his first Winston Cup in 2001, narrowly defeating Jeff Gordon by 0.006 seconds. In the year 2002, he became the fifth driver to win at least one race in each of NASCAR’s three national series. In the same year, he won his first NASCAR Cup pole at Daytona International Speedway. During his 16 years in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, he made over 330 appearances. Harvick has also won three XFINITY Series races (2010), the Truck Series owner championship (2011), the 24th XFINITY Series pole (2012), eight NASCAR Cup poles (2014), and numerous other championships.
He married Delana Harvick in 2001, and they have a kid named ‘Keelan’ who was born in 2012.
Kevin Harvick, who was born on December 8, 1975, is 46 years old as of today, February 9, 2022. He is 1.78 meters tall and 79 kilos heavy.
Kevin Harvick has a net worth of more than $90 million as of February 2022. During his brilliant career, he amassed this riches by winning major racing championships. He won $37,300 at the 35th annual TD Bank 250 in 2008. He has won the Brickyard 400, Southern 500, Coca-Cola 600, and Daytona 500 in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. He is the current NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion, having won the championship in 2014. Kevin Harvick is one of the most well-known race car drivers in the world. During his 18-year racing career, he has participated in over 617 races. He’s won nearly every major racing championship, including the 2008 Chase for the Sprint Cup, the Camping World Truck Series, and numerous more. Harvick is also a philanthropist, running the Kevin Harvick Foundation, which supports numerous programs aimed at improving the lives of American children.