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Drivers steer clear of discussing potential NASCAR sale

Kevin Harvick has spent more than two decades racing in NASCAR series, winning a championship at its highest level and spending the better part of a decade owning an Xfinity and Truck Series team.

That makes him uniquely positioned to discuss any potential sale of NASCAR.

Yet when the driver of the No. 4 Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing showed up at Kansas Speedway on Friday, fresh off his fourth victory in the first 10 races this season, about the last thing he wanted to talk about was a report that the France family was exploring the sale of the struggling series.

"Today it's really about racing for me, and trying to focus on what I need to do,"...