Kevin Harvick does a better job driving around the track than to the delivery room.
And now that his son is nearly a week old, he can relax more when he competes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup race on Sunday at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
''The most relaxed that I've been able to be in weeks,'' Harvick said Friday.
He got his wife DeLana to the hospital in North Carolina with little time to spare last Sunday when she gave birth to Keelan.
''She did a great job and had a baby within about two hours,'' Harvick said. ''Dad waited a little long to get her to the hospital.''
But he couldn't use his competitive driving skills because DeLana was in pain.
''We didn't make any real fast corners,'' he said. ''We could go straight and fast. I had been to the doctor's office several times so I knew where every bump was. So I didn't get yelled at on the drive over and that was my goal.''
Harvick had flown last Saturday morning from Daytona, where he was to compete that night at the Intern...