CREW CHIEF: Dave Rogers
NOTES: Bounced back from a disappointing 2012 season to win four Cup races and finish fourth in the final standings. … Saw his overall program come back as Busch also won 12 of 25 Nationwide races and five of 11 Truck Series events. … Was running right behind teammate Matt Kenseth at the front of the Daytona 500 field when their engines expired within minutes of each other last year.
No. 4 Chevrolet, Stewart-Haas Racing
DRIVER: Kevin Harvick
BORN: Dec. 8, 1975
HOMETOWN: Bakersfield, Calif.
CREW CHIEF: Rodney Childers
NOTES: Finished second in the first of two Daytona 500 qualifying races. … The 2007 Daytona 500 winner has left Richard Childress Racing after 13 seasons to drive for good friend Tony Stewart. …. Believes he can win a championship driving for SHR. … Has developed a reputation as a closer for being in the right place at the end of races to capitalize for a victory. … Won four races and finished third in points last year.
No. 36 Chevrolet, Tommy Baldwin Racing