WATKINS GLEN, N.Y., Aug. 13 (UPI) -- Kevin Harvick took the checkered flag at Sunday's Nextel Cup race, the AMD at the Glen, in Watkins Glen, N.Y.
He won the race by passing Stewart with three laps left.
"I knew my only shot to get him back was getting into (Turn) 1," Harvick said about passing Stewart. "I knew I was only going to have a couple of chances, so I took my chance, it stuck, and I went on by."
Harvick moved up one spot to third in the points standings.