Clint Bowyer enters the weekend with a four-race streak of results eighth or better and a seven-race, top-15 string. He posted the ninth-fastest time in Friday’s practice and should be able to keep his streak alive.
Clint Bowyer entered the spring STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway with a six-race streak of top-10s. He slipped slightly and finished 13th that weekend.
Clint Bowyer earned his ninth top-10 in the past 12 Talladega SuperSpeedway races. He advanced from 29th to eighth in this race and earned 21 place-differential points.
With only a few cars remaining on pit road in qualification for the CampingWorld.com 500 at Talladega SuperSpeedway, Clint Bowyer backed into the nose of Justin Allgaier’s car. The damage to Bowyer’s car was insignificant, but he qualified outside the top 25 in 29th nevertheless. Allgaier was more severely damaged and will start the CampingWorld.com 500 39th.
HScott Motorsports announced today it has reached an agreement with Old World Industries (OWI) to sponsor Clint Bowyer's Chevrolet during the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup season with brands PEAK Antifreeze & Motor Oil and BlueDEF Diesel Exhaust Fluid.
Both Michael Waltrip Racing drivers posted 10-lap averages that place them in the top 10 this week. Clint Bowyer had the sixth-fastest speed of 184.58 mph during his best 10 laps. David Ragan was eighth-quick at 184.29. In addition, Bowyer also had the ninth-best, five-lap average.
Clint Bowyer finished the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway respectably in 14th, but it was a far cry from the victory he needed in order to advance to the Contender round as one of the Chasers.
Clint Bowyer enters the weekend with a nine-race streak of Dover International Speedway top-10s and is well-favored to earn another after starting the AAA 400 16th.
Clint Bowyer’s interim 2016 ride has been announced. He will race for H Scott Motorsports next year, according to NBC’s Dustin Long. Neither the car number nor potential teammates has been announced yet.
When Tony Stewart retires at the end of 2016, he plans to turn the No. 14 over to Clint Bowyer, according to NBC’s Nate Ryan.
Clint Bowyer was the only Chase contending driver who failed to advance to the top 24 in Friday’s qualification session. His top speed of 135.772 mph was good enough to only place him 26th on the grid.
Clint Bowyer has been docked 25 driver points for a P4 penalty at Chicagoland Speedway, according to NBC’s Dustin Long. Crew chief Billy Scott has been suspended for three races stemming from an illegal track bar. Michael Waltrip Racing is appealing the penalty.
Clint Bowyer did what he needed to Saturday night and scored a 10th-place finish in the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway to secure his spot in the Chase for the Championship. He wounded up 15th in the ranking.
Clint Bowyer is one of five drivers most likely to qualify for the Chase based on points instead of a win, but he is the lowest ranked of them at the moment. He needs to run well in the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night, but he did not do himself any favors in qualification. He failed to advance to the final round and lines up 26th.