Bojangles’ Southern 500 profiles: Kevin Harvick

Bojangles’ Southern 500 profiles: Kevin Harvick

DARLINGTON, SC (WMBF) - The Bojangles' Southern 500 is this Sunday, and WMBF News will be bringing you complete in-depth coverage in the hours leading up to the race during Race Day Live, our exclusive pre-race special.

Learn more about the drivers racing in this year's Bojangles' Southern 500 who are in the Race for the Chase in the Sprint Cup Series.

According to his official website, Kevin Harvick won the 2014 Sprint Cup title as the driver of the No. 4 Jimmy John's Chevrolet SS.

A year later, Harvick won three races, including back-to-back races at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and Phoenix International Raceway in March, according to the website. He also established new single-season bests with 23 top five finishes.

Harvick has notched two wins this season, and is the Sprint Cup Series points leader. His wins came in Phoenix and Bristol.

He previously won the 2014 Southern 500, his only win in 19 races at Darlington.

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