The Cheddar Head Shoots To The Top Again

Kevin Harvick held off top challenger Kyle Busch on Saturday night, notching his ninth victory of the NASCAR Cup Series season as the playoff field was trimmed from 16 to 12 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Harvick’s No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford led 226 of the 500 laps in the annual Bass Pro Shops Night Race,…

Amber Hangs On To Win Segment 2

Kevin Harvick’s Stewart-Haas Racing No. 4 Ford led just 32 of the 367 laps in the opening race of the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs, taking command when Chase Elliott and Martin Truex, Jr. collided in a contest for the lead with 15 laps left. His eighth victory of the season was his third at the…

Harvick Has The Support For Darlington

This weekend NASCAR slides down the interstate to the badlands of Darlington, SC, and the Darlington Raceway. It is that time again, Labor Day weekend, where the throwback weekend produces some really cool looking hot rods at The Southern 500. OUR DARLINGTON CHOICES As the accompanying photo would suggest, the pick of the weekend is…

Hamlin Has The Daytona Support

As NASCAR makes its third migration into the Daytona International Speedway, this time for the second oval race there, the anticipation builds. Also I am sure that the DIS management has put out a call for all available tow trucks and rollbacks to be on alert for the the Sunday race! OUR DAYTONA SUPERSPEEDWAY CHOICES…

The Sheriff Still Rules Supreme After Dover

There was no drama in Kevin Harvick’s victory in the Drydene 311 at Dover International Speedway, an old-fashioned thrashing in the back end of a Saturday/Sunday NASCAR Cup Series doubleheader. There was more than enough suspense, however, in the battle between Hendrick Motorsports teammates Jimmie Johnson and William Byron for the final position in the…

Truex Is Highly Favored At Dover

We are headed towards another weekend doubleheader. This weekend it is at the Dover International Speedway in the capital of Delaware, and just a couple of miles northwest of Dover AFB, home to the C5-B Galaxy! (I made a few take-offs and landings there during my USAF career flying the workhorse of the entire military…

The Cheddar Head’s Still In Control

Kevin Harvick surged to a weekend doubleheader sweep Sunday at Michigan International Speedway, fending off a closing Denny Hamlin and riding a dominant Stewart-Haas Racing No. 4 Ford to his second NASCAR Cup Series win in a two-day span. Harvick led 90 of 156 laps in Sunday’s Consumers Energy 400, one day after leading 92…

The Cheddar Head Creeps Back To The Top

Kevin Harvick avoided the pitfalls of an eventful Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, rising out of an overtime restart to score his fourth NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season. Driving the Stewart-Haas Racing No. 4 Ford, Harvick set the pace for 68 of the 161 laps in the Big Machine Hand Sanitizer 400. The…

The Cheddar Head Leaps Into Segment 1 Lead

Kevin Harvick has had an exceptional relationship with Atlanta Motor Speedway and the 2014 NASCAR Cup Series champion showed that again Sunday afternoon winning the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500, his third victory at the historic track. Harvick led a race high 151 of 325 laps en route to his 51st career win, prevailing in a…

Bowman And Harvick Head-To-Head For Charlotte 2

This will close out the busiest week in NASCAR in recent memory! In light of the nine week lockdown, NASCAR has thrust itself back into the limelight with a vigor that I have never recalled seeing in my 69 years. What would traditionally be a weekend that all of NASCAR would be sharing with the…