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Harvick Extends Top-10 Streak


Kevin Harvick finished 10th in Thursday night’s NASCAR Cup Series Alsco Uniforms 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway to extend his top-10 streak to 13 races dating back to last fall.

Harvick remains the only driver to finish in the top 10 in each of the eight races this season. He led a race-high 63 laps, but had a short-run car and was passed by eventual race winner Chase Elliott with 27 laps to go.

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"It just falls off after lap 30," Harvick said. "We knew that’s what we had with our Busch Light Ford and it went straight 60-some laps. They did a really good job turning the car around. It was the total opposite of what we raced last Sunday, so it was a good test session for us. We just didn’t need a long run."

With the finish, Harvick maintained his lead in the standings. He now leads Joey Logano by 14 points.