Mobil 1™ motor oil helps reduce engine friction in Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) race cars, which means fewer pit stops and less engine wear. During a 500-mile NASCAR® race, it all adds up to huge fuel efficiency gains and real lap-time performance. Meet the talented team of SHR drivers – led by NASCAR® Cup Series champion Kevin Harvick – competing for a title this year.
Birth: December 8, 1975
Titles: 2014 (NASCAR® Cup Series championship)
With his NASCAR® Cup Series career victories stacking well into double figures, including wins in the prestigious Daytona 500, Coca-Cola 600, Southern 500 and Brickyard 400, Kevin Harvick is a thoroughbred NASCAR® driver. Earning his first NASCAR® Cup Series Championship in 2014 and a second-place finish in 2015, Harvick adds podium-topping talent and experience to the SHR team.
"Any advantage you can get in qualifying is definitely going to be a benefit. I feel like [SHR has] an advantage with Mobil 1 lubricant technology."
– Kevin Harvick, driver of the No. 4 car
Birth: March 25, 1982
Making motorsports history as the first woman to win a major-league open-wheel race, Danica Patrick is widely regarded as one of the most exciting NASCAR® drivers of her generation. Since moving from INDYCAR® and into NASCAR® via the NASCAR® XFINITY Series and NASCAR® Cup Series, Patrick has continued to score accolades, including the pole position for the 55th Daytona 500.
Birth: May 30, 1979
Bowyer began his racing career on dirt, racing motocross in 1985 and racking up more than 200 victories and several championships. He transitioned effortlessly to stock cars in the mid-1990s, winning at every stop on his upward climb to the NASCAR® Cup Series. Bowyer won the 2008 NASCAR® XFINITY Series title and finished second in the 2012 NASCAR® Cup Series championship. He has eight career NASCAR® Cup Series wins, and 2017 marks his first season with SHR, where he replaced future NASCAR® Hall of Famer Tony Stewart in the No. 14 car.
Birth: August 4, 1978
Titles: 2004 (NASCAR® Cup Series championship)
Desire, versatility and raw, natural talent are attributes Kurt Busch has used throughout his career to claim an impressive 28 NASCAR® Cup Series wins, including the 2017 Daytona 500 and the 2004 NASCAR® Cup Series championship. Revered as a driver who is highly technical and demands the best from his team, Busch is known for raising the bar for everyone around him.