Harvick: ‘It’s just time,’ racer says of 2023 final season


              FILE - Piper Harvick looks on as her father Kevin Harvick kisses the yard of bricks on the finish line after winning the NASCAR Brickyard 400 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in Indianapolis. Kevin Harvick said Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, he will retire from NASCAR competition at the end of the 2023 season. (AP Photo/AJ Mast, File)
            
              FILE - Kevin Harvick's son, Keelan, looks out from his car after winning a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich., Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019. Kevin Harvick said Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, he will retire from NASCAR competition at the end of the 2023 season. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
            
              FILE - Kevin Harvick celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Food City 250 in Bristol, Tenn., Friday, Aug. 25, 2000. Kevin Harvick said Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, he will retire from NASCAR competition at the end of the 2023 season. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)
            
              FILE - Drivers Kevin Harvick, left, and Carl Edwards, right, scuffle in the Nationwide series garage area during practice for the NASCAR Nationwide Series General Dollar 300 auto race at Lowe's Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008. Kevin Harvick said Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, he will retire from NASCAR competition at the end of the 2023 season. (AP Photo/File)
            
              FILE - NASCAR Daytona 500 winner Kevin Harvick, center, celebrates with car owner Richard Childress, left, in victory lane at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 18, 2007. The person at right is not identified. Kevin Harvick said Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, he will retire from NASCAR competition at the end of the 2023 season. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
            
              FILE - Driver Kevin Harvick celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013. Kevin Harvick said Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, he will retire from NASCAR competition at the end of the 2023 season. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)
            
              FILE - Kevin Harvick celebrates after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship series auto race, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in Homestead, Fla. Kevin Harvick said Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, he will retire from NASCAR competition at the end of the 2023 season. (AP Photo/Terry Renna, File)