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Encyclopedia > Kevin Harvick Incorporated
Kevin Harvick Incorporated
Owner(s) Name Kevin & Delana Harvick
Racing Series Busch Series, Craftsman Truck Series, ARCA
Number of Championships 0
Car Number(s) #33, #77 (Busch Series)
#2, #33 (Craftsman Trucks)
#33 (ARCA)
Driver(s) Kevin Harvick/Sean Caisse/Cale Gale/Ron Hornaday//Tony Stewart (#33-Busch)
Bobby Labonte/Kevin Harvick/Kertus Davis (#77-Busch)
Kevin Harvick/Clint Bowyer/Cale Gale (#2 Craftsman)
Ron Hornaday (#33 Craftsman)
Cale Gale (#33-ARCA)
Primary Sponsor(s) Old Spice (#33-Busch)
Dollar General (#77-Busch)
Camping World/RV.com (#2-Craftsman) Allstates Employer Services (#33-Craftsman)
Shop Location Kernersville, North Carolina
Homepage www.kevinharvickinc.com

Kevin Harvick Incorporated is a NASCAR team owned by NASCAR Nextel Cup Series driver Kevin Harvick and his wife, the former Delana Linville. It was founded as an after hours project in 2001 by the Harvicks. Officially, it is owned by Delana, who is the daughter of former NASCAR Busch Series and North Carolina short track driver John Linville, but both Kevin and Delana are equally active in the team operations, as Delana also worked in public relations before marrying Kevin Harvick. Image File history File linksMetadata KHI_LogoBLK.jpg‎ [edit] Summary The logo for the Kevin Harvick Incorporated race team, Source: http://www. ... For the racing team owned by Kevin Harvick and his wife Delana, see Kevin Harvick Incorporated. ... NASCAR Busch Series logo The Busch Series is a stock car racing series owned and operated by NASCAR. It is NASCARs second division (often compared to Triple-A baseball), and is a proving ground for drivers who wish to step up to the organizations top level, the Nextel... The NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series is a popular NASCAR racing series that features modified pickup trucks. ... Michael Simkos ARCA car at Salem Speedway, Indiana The Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) is an auto racing sanctioning body in the United States founded in 1953 by John Marcum. ... For the racing team owned by Kevin Harvick and his wife Delana, see Kevin Harvick Incorporated. ... Sean Caisse was born on January 30, 1986. ... Cale Gale is an American NASCAR Busch Series driver for Kevin Harvick Incorporated. ... Ron Hornaday from Palmdale, CA was born June 20, 1958. ... Anthony Wayne Tony Stewart (born May 20, 1971) is an auto racing driver who has won championships in sprint cars, Indy cars, and stock cars. ... Bobby Labonte Bobby Labontes former JGR car on display at the Joe Gibbs Racing headquarters. ... Kertus Davis from Gaffney, South Carolina was born February 26, 1981 and is a NASCAR driver. ... Clint Bowyer (born May 30, 1979, in Emporia, Kansas) is a NASCAR driver. ... Ron Hornaday from Palmdale, CA was born June 20, 1958. ... Old Spice is a popular mens cologne or aftershave as well as the brand name for a line of related products. ... Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a chain of limited-selection consumable retail stores operating in 30 U.S. states. ... Kernersville is a town located in Forsyth County, North Carolina. ... The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is the largest sanctioning body of motorsports in the United States. ... The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is the largest sanctioning body of motorsports in the United States. ... For the racing team owned by Kevin Harvick and his wife Delana, see Kevin Harvick Incorporated. ... 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... NASCAR Busch Series logo The Busch Series is a stock car racing series owned and operated by NASCAR. It is NASCARs second division (often compared to Triple-A baseball), and is a proving ground for drivers who wish to step up to the organizations top level, the Nextel...


They currently own cars in the NASCAR Busch Series, Craftsman Truck Series, and NASCAR West Series. They have also helped Richard Childress Racing with experimental equipment through using the Childress engines in their cars and trucks, and has assisted Sarah Fisher in her transition to NASCAR, with Fisher driving in some NASCAR short tracks with equipment supplied by Harvick and Linville. NASCAR Busch Series logo The Busch Series is a stock car racing series owned and operated by NASCAR. It is NASCARs second division (often compared to Triple-A baseball), and is a proving ground for drivers who wish to step up to the organizations top level, the Nextel... The NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series is a popular NASCAR racing series that features modified pickup trucks. ... Richard Childress Racing is a NASCAR team fielding Chevrolets for Kevin Harvick (#29 Royal Dutch Shell), Clint Bowyer (#07 Jack Daniels) Jeff Burton (#31 (Cingular Wireless/AT&T), full-time, and Scott Wimmer (#33 Holiday Inn part-time in the Nextel Cup series, as well as the #2 BB... Sarah Marie Fisher (born October 4, 1980 (age 26)) is an American auto racing driver competing in the Indy Racing League (IRL) IndyCar Series for Dreyer & Reinbold Racing originally from Commercial Point, Ohio. ...


The team's Busch Series equipment was purchased from the former BACE Motorsports and Andy Petree Racing teams. BACE Motorsports is a former championship-winning NASCAR team. ... Andy Petree Racing is a former NASCAR team. ...

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Busch Series

Car #33 history

The 33 made its debut in 2005 as the #83. Burney Lamar attempted the car's first race at Nashville Superspeedway but failed to qualify for the event. Wally Dallenbach, Jr. made the car's first race at Watkins Glen International, where he finished ninteenth in the Mr. Clean Auto-Dry Wash car. Tony Stewart drove the car at Richmond with Old Spice sponsoring and Tony Raines drove the car with Cub Cadet funding at Kansas, finishing 40th and 17th, respectively. Burney Lamar, from West Sacramento, California was born on August 21, 1980. ... Nashville Superspeedway is a motor racing complex located in Gladeville, Tennessee (though the track has a Lebanon address), United States, about 48 km (30 miles) east of Nashville. ... Wally Dallenbach, Jr. ... Watkins Glen International (nicknamed The Glen) is an auto race track located near Watkins Glen, New York at the southern tip of Seneca Lake. ... Anthony Wayne Tony Stewart (born May 20, 1971) is an auto racing driver who has won championships in sprint cars, Indy cars, and stock cars. ... Old Spice is a popular mens cologne or aftershave as well as the brand name for a line of related products. ... Tony Raines (born April 14, 1964) was a NASCAR driver. ... Original 1961 Cub Cadet 90s Cub Cadet Cub Cadet is a premium line of outdoor power equipment, established in 1961 as part of the International Harvester Corporation. ...


The team switched to the #33 in 2006, and Stewart drove it to a win at Daytona with teammate Lamar finishing second in the #77. A variety of drivers competed in the #33 during the 2006 season, including Stewart, Harvick, Hornaday, and development drivers Sean Caisse and Aaron Fike. The team finished tenth in the standings at the season. Caisse, Harvick, Hornaday and development driver Cale Gale will share the #33 Old Spice Chevy in 2007. The Busch Series is celebrating its 25th season with this special logo. ... Sean Caisse was born on January 30, 1986. ... // Basic Info Aaron Fike is a NASCAR BUSCH Series driver from Galesburg, Illinois. ... Cale Gale is an American NASCAR Busch Series driver for Kevin Harvick Incorporated. ... The 26th season of the NASCAR Busch Series opens February 17, 2007, at Daytona International Speedway and concludes November 17, 2007, at Homestead-Miami Speedway. ...


Car #77 history

Clint Bowyer made the team's first Busch race in 2004 at Lowe's Motor Speedway as the #33. He started 12th and finished in the 10th position. He drove again at Darlington Raceway and finished 15th. Tony Raines ended the season at the Ford 300 with a 35th place finish after being involved in a crash. The team ran the 2004 season with Andy Petree's old owner's points. Clint Bowyer (born May 30, 1979, in Emporia, Kansas) is a NASCAR driver. ... The 2004 NASCAR Busch Series Season began on February 14 and ended on November 20. ... Lowes Motor Speedway (formerly Charlotte Motor Speedway) is a superspeedway in Concord, North Carolina, a few miles north of Charlotte. ... Darlington Raceway during the 2006 Dodge Charger 500. ... The Ford 300 is a NASCAR Busch Series race that takes place at Homestead-Miami Speedway. ... Andy Petree (born August 15, 1958 in Hickory, North Carolina), is a long-time fixture in NASCAR. After racing for years at local short track(most notably Hickory Motor Speedway), Andy became part owner of the #32 Busch Series car for Dale Jarrett. ...


Stewart won the team's first NASCAR Busch Series race in 2005 by winning the Hershey's Take5 300 at Daytona International Speedway in February. Stewart and Raines shared the 33 that season, with Stewart running races with Old Spice sponsorship, and Raines with Yard Man/Outdoor Channel backing. Raines collected nine top-ten finishes and finished 20th in the points despite only running 23 races. Stewart's lone win in 10 races came at Daytona and had only three top-five finishes. KHI development driver Burney Lamar joined the 33 for a pair of races as well, his best finish a 34th at Homestead-Miami Speedway. 2005 in Nascar Busch Series // Hersheys TAKE 5 300 The Hersheys TAKE 5 300 was held February 19 at Daytona International Speedway Top Ten Results Tony Stewart Kevin Harvick Dale Earnhardt Jr. ... Daytona International Speedway is a superspeedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. ... The Outdoor Channel is a network dedicated to the outdoorsman and features programming such as Hunting and Fishing as well as monster truck racing. ... Homestead-Miami Speedway is a speedway in Homestead, Florida, USA, southwest of Miami. ...


For 2006, the team signed Dollar General as a sponsor and switched to the #77 with Lamar driving and competing for NASCAR Rookie of the Year. He opened the season with a runner-up finish at Daytona, and had two additional top-tens and led the Rookie of the Year standings until summer. During the race weekend at Kansas in 2006, Harvick announced he had removed Lamar from the #77 and hired 2000 Winston Cup champion Bobby Labonte to drive the car for the rest of the season. Labonte, Harvick, and Kertus Davis will share the 77 for the 2007 season. Bobby Labonte brought the number 77 to it's first victory at Tallagega on April 28, 2007. Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a chain of limited-selection consumable retail stores operating in 30 U.S. states. ... The NASCAR Rookie of the Year Award is presented to the first-year driver that has the best season in a NASCAR season. ... Bobby Labonte Bobby Labontes former JGR car on display at the Joe Gibbs Racing headquarters. ... Kertus Davis from Gaffney, South Carolina was born February 26, 1981 and is a NASCAR driver. ... Bobby Labonte Bobby Labontes former JGR car on display at the Joe Gibbs Racing headquarters. ...


Craftsman Truck Series

Truck #2 history

The 92 truck ran as a second truck to the #6 in 2004 for a pair of races. Harvick drove with sponsorship from Snap-On Tools and Goodwrench sponsoring, with Harvick finished in the top-five in both races. It ran again in 2005 for two races with Harvick and another two with Lamar. Harvick had the best finish of fifth. Tony Stewart attempted the race at Richmond, but surpisingly failed to qualify for the race, despite winning the past 2 Richmond truck races.


For 2007, Kevin Harvick, Inc. will field a second truck, this time with the #2. The truck debuted at the Homestead-Miami Speedway January tests with Gale, Bowyer, and Harvick sharing driving duties, as all of KHI's drivers were involved in all KHI NASCAR winter tests.


Truck #33 history

The #33 truck was KHI's first venture into NASCAR. It debuted as the #6 Twizzler/PayDay/Sonic Drive-In Chevrolet Silverado in a partnership between the Harvicks and Rick Carelli in 2001. Harvick started fourth and finished second at Richmond International Raceway. Carelli drove the team's next race at the 2002 Florida Dodge Dealers 250 and finished fifth. Harvick competed in five races and picked up his first career Truck win at Phoenix International Raceway. Twizzlers are a low-fat flavored licorice candy manufactured in North America by Y & S Candies - a division of Hershey Foods Corporations. ... Sonic Drive-In NASDAQ: SONC (official name: Sonic Corporation) is an American fast-food restaurant chain based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, that creates a drive-in diner feel of the 1950s, complete with carhops who often wear roller skates. ... The Chevrolet Silverado from Chevrolet (along with its GMC counterpart, the GMC Sierra), is the latest line of full-size pickup trucks from General Motors. ... Rick Carelli is a race car driver from Michigan. ... The 2001 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Season began February 16 and ended November 3. ... Richmond International Raceway (RIR) is a A 3/4 mile, D shaped, asphalt race track located outside Richmond, Virginia. ... The 2002 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Season began February 15 and ended November 15. ... The first race of the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series at Daytona International Speedway, as of 2004, held under the lights. ... Phoenix International Raceway is a one mile tri-oval race track located in Avondale, AZ. It opened in 1964, but wasnt used by NASCAR until 1988, with the first race won by the late Alan Kulwicki. ...


In 2003, Harvick ran an additional six races and won once again at Phoenix. Other drivers drove for the team that year were Ed Berrier, Brandon Miller, and Randy LaJoie. Miller had the best finish of eighth at Mesa Marin Raceway. GM Goodwrench climbed aboard as the team's first primary sponsor, and Matt Crafton was hired as the team's driver. Crafton posted six top-five finishes and finished fifth in points, but left at the end of the season. He was replaced by two-time champion Ron Hornaday, who captured a win at Atlanta Motor Speedway and was named the series' Most Popular Driver. At the end of 2005, KHI switched numbers with Roush Fenway Racing to become the #33, with the #6 going to Roush Fenway. Hornaday began the year unsponsored but won at Mansfield Motorsports Speedway and finished seventh in points. He will continue to drive with Allstate Employer Services as sponsor, which joined the team at the O'Reilly Auto Parts 200 presented by Valvoline. The 2003 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series was held February 14 and ended November 14. ... Ed Berrier (born November 8, 1961 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina) is a second-generation NASCAR driver. ... Randy LaJoie (b. ... Mesa Marin Speedway was a high banked half mile racetrack in Bakersfield, California. ... GM Goodwrench is an auto repair service for General Motors. ... Matt Crafton from Tulare, CA was born June 11, 1976. ... Ron Hornaday from Palmdale, CA was born June 20, 1958. ... Atlanta Motor Speedway is a superspeedway in Hampton, Georgia, USA, 20 miles (32 km) south of Atlanta. ... Outside Roush headquarters. ... Mansfield Motorsports Speedway is a half-mile automobile race track located just north of Mansfield, Ohio. ...


External links

  • Official Website
Richard Childress Racing
NEXTEL Cup Drivers Clint Bowyer (#07) | Kevin Harvick (#29) | Jeff Burton (#31)
Busch Series Drivers Timothy Peters (#21) | Scott Wimmer (#29)
Driver development program Drivers Ryan Foster | Jessica Helberg | Tim McCreadie | Brandon Miller
Partnerships and Affiliations Kevin Harvick Incorporated | JR Motorsports | Marsh Racing | Morgan-Dollar Motorsports
Other Richard Childress | Dale Earnhardt

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