I have to say that so far I am admittedly impressed with Stewart-Haas this season. Yes I know that we are only two races into the season and all but all four cars seem strong so far for the most part. Oh and no I haven’t forgotten that they switched manufacturers in the off season. To me this makes their showing early in the season even more impressive. While it was regrettable that Kevin Harvick dominated, and I mean DOMINATED the majority of the race from the pole only to be foiled by his own hand (or foot in this case) with a pit road speeding penalty after a late race caution when many drivers took the wave around, it’s Harvick’s performance that you can judge the team by. He has been a strong teammate since joining Stewart-Haas Racing and while I know that it can make for a boring race when one car is so dominate the way Harvick’s was- it’s a pretty damn good indicator to me that the move from Chevy to Ford is not the learning curve or difficult transition that many thought it would be. This has always been the little team that could since it’s inception in 2009 and look at them charge up that hill. (more…)
Tony Qualified: didn’t, was placed 39th in the starting order, actually started 43rd
Tony Finished: 30th
Points: 16 points, 35th in the standings.
On Wednesday, NASCAR Driver Kevin Harvick and sponsor The Outback hosted military families at The Outback in Greensboro, NC to celebrate the restaurant’s partnership with Folds of Honor. For those not familiar with Folds of Honor, the organization provides scholarships and assistance to spouses and children of service members injured or killed during their service.
Here are some great pictures from the event:
NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick honors local troops with Outback Steakhouse representatives at a Greensboro, NC Outback Steakhouse® to celebrate the restaurant’s partnership with Folds of Honor. (Photo Credit: AP Images for Outback Steakhouse® Photo/Jim R. Bounds) (more…)