Kevin Michael Harvick, nicknamed “The Closer” and “Happy Harvick,” is an American professional stock car racing driver. He competes full-time in the NASCAR Cup Series, driving the No. 4 Ford Mustang for Stewart-Haas Racing.

Who is Kevin Harvick?

Harvick was born in 1975 in Bakersfield, California, to parents Mike and JoNell (Walker) Harvick, and has a younger sister, Amber. He began kart racing at an early age, after his parents bought him a go-kart as a kindergarten graduation gift.

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Harvick grew up a fan of IndyCar driver and fellow Bakersfield native Rick Mears, and raced go-karts with Mears’ son Clint.

He achieved considerable success on the go-kart racing circuit, earning seven national championships and two Grand National championships.

Kevin Harvick Children: Meet Keelan Paul Harvick, Piper Harvick

Keelan Paul Harvick and Piper Harvick are the children of American professional stock car racing driver Kevin Harvick.

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Kevin and DeLana welcomed their son, Keelan, in July 2012.

The couple welcomed their second child, Piper Grace, to the world on December 28, 2017.

On June 1, 2018, the proud dad took to his Instagram account to share an adorable snap of Piper being looked out for by her older sibling.

Kevin has a poignant story about how his father, Mike, helped push his racing dreams forward.