Clint Bowyer finished 17th in the Irwin Tools Night Race and is clinging to one of the final Chase berths. He sits 31 points ahead of the cutoff, but lost five points to Kyle Larson this week.
Clint Bowyer has an active streak of five consecutive top-15s at Bristol that includes top-five finishes in spring 2012 and 2013.
Clint Bowyer recorded only the 16th-best average running position (15.210) on Sunday in the Pure Michigan 400, but he climbed into the top 10 during the next-to-last caution period. He held on to finish sixth.
Clint Bowyer enters the weekend with a seven-race, top-10 streak at Michigan International Speedway dating back to the spring 2011 Heluva Good! Dips 400.
Clint Bowyer’s five-race, top-10 streak on road courses came to an end at Watkins Glen with a 27th-place finish in the Cheez-it 355k at the Glen.
After finishing 10th in the Toyota / Save Mart 350k at Sonoma, Clint Bowyer is riding a five-race, top-10 streak on NASCAR’s road courses. His last attempt on this track ended in a sixth last August.
Clint Bowyer finished fourth in the GoBowling.com 400 at Pocono after recording the eighth-best average running position of 11.394.
Clint Bowyer will race chassis 809 at Pocono in the Pennsylvania 400. It has been raced at Kansas this May and the first Pocono race in June.
Clint Bowyer posted the fifth fastest lap in practice for the GoBowling.com 400. He topped the charts with a speed of 179.372 mph.
Clint Bowyer has seldom stumbled at Pocono during his career, but he has rarely excelled as well. In his last 12 starts on this track he has a worst finish on only 18th and an average of 11.1, but he has recorded only one top-five. That strong run came in 2009.
Clint Bowyer took advantage of a timely caution on lap 98 to lead a handful of laps in the Brickyard 400. He was unable to hang onto his track position, however, and ultimately slipped to 16th in the final rundown.
Clint Bowyer finished fourth in his inaugural attempt at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. His next three results were outside the top 10. He rebounded to finish fourth in the 2010 Brickyard 400 and then fell outside the top 10 in his next three attempts.
Clint Bowyer posted the second fastest lap in the first practice session for the Crown Royal 400 with a speed of 186.070 mph.
Along with Denny Hamlin, Clint Bowyer is one of two drivers with a current top-10 streak to his credit. He finished ninth at Daytona and sixth at New Hampshire.