Jeff Gordon might not agree, but it's hard to argue the 44-year-old driver with a bad back didn't deserve was NASCAR's Comeback Driver of the Year.
Now that the wheels have stopped rolling forward in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, it's important to look behind as the just-completed season to see the defining moments of Kevin Harvick's championship.
HOMESTEAD, Fla. - Jeff Gordon can't win the Sprint Cup Series championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway, but he stole a little attention from the four who can during pole qualifying Friday.
The highest-finishing driver among the final four in today's Ford EcoBoost 400 will be the newest champion in NASCAR.
HOMESTEAD, Fla. - Kevin Harvick has claimed his first career Sprint Cup championship with a win in the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
The fact two of the final four drivers in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship finished one-two in the season-ending race was a "home run," according to NASCAR chairman Brian France.
When it came to resources for the final race of the season, Kevin Harvick had a distinct advantage over the other three drivers in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
From Kevin Harvick's dramatic win in the Chase for the Championship, to the reawakening of Jeff Gordon as a championship contender, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season had some compelling storylines.
One of the most important tools in NASCAR is found in a crewman's pocket, not a tool box. It's a cell phone.
Brad Keselowski is back in a familiar spot - essentially needing a win to advance to the next round in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.