Clint Bowyer, Michael Waltrip Racing
Fri, 16 May 2014 16:59:06 -0700
Michael Waltrip Racing driver Clint Bowyer has qualified for the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race Saturday, May 17, by winning the Sprint Showdown Friday, May 16.
Mon, 05 May 2014 19:30:51 -0700
Michael Waltrip Racing driver Clint Bowyer, a native of the state of Kansas, has never won a Sprint Cup Series race in 11 career starts at Kansas Speedway.
Fantasy Tip: While Bowyer has never won at Kansas, he has an Average Finish of 13.2, eighth among all active drivers with at least two starts at the track. Bowyer is a must-start fantasy option in all formats this weekend.
Mon, 05 May 2014 11:14:57 -0700
Michael Waltrip Racing has signed driver Clint Bowyer to a multi-year extension. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Fri, 25 Apr 2014 07:41:20 -0700
Michael Waltrip Racing driver Clint Bowyer made contact with the outside wall in practice Friday, April 25, but only bent a little sheet metal.
Mon, 09 Sep 2013 17:08:24 -0700
Michael Waltrip Racing driver Clint Bowyer was docked 50 Championship driver points for his actions at the end of the race at Richmond International Raceway. MWR was fined $300,000 and all three team drivers were docked 50 points. In addition, the three crew chiefs, Brian Pattie (Bowyer), Scott Miller (No. 55) and Chad Johnston (No. 56) were placed on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31.
Mon, 09 Sep 2013 17:07:43 -0700
Stewart-Haas Racing driver Ryan Newman has made the Chase, after NASCAR penalized Michael Waltrip Racing $300,000 and docked each driver on the team 50 points. Martin Truex Jr. had previously been determined to have made the Chase, beating out Newman on a tiebreaker, but it was determined that MWR driver Clint Bowyer intentionally spun his tires on a restart to help his teammate, violating Section 12-4 (Actions detrimental to stock car racing).
Mon, 09 Sep 2013 16:59:10 -0700
Michael Waltrip Racing was fined $300,000 by NASCAR, and all three drivers were docked 50 points. That means Martin Truex Jr. is out of the Chase, and Stewart-Haas Racing driver Ryan Newman is in. The penalties and fine were a result of what was determined to be an intentional spin on a restart by teammate Clint Bowyer.
Sun, 01 Sep 2013 20:57:47 -0700
Michael Waltrip Racing driver Clint Bowyer blew an engine on Lap 192 of the Advocare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway Sunday, Sept. 1, while he was leading the race. He was on the verge of taking the series points lead from Hendrick Motorsports driver Jimmie Johnson until the incident.
Tue, 13 Nov 2012 08:51:15 -0800
Hendrick Motorsports driver Jeff Gordon was fined $100,000 and docked 25 points and put on probation for the rest of the season for intentionally crashing Michael Waltrip Racing driver Clint Bowyer in the Sprint Cup race at Phoenix International Raceway last weekend. "I take responsibility for my actions on the racetrack," Gordon said in a statement. "I accept NASCAR's decision and look forward to ending the season on a high note at Homestead." Bowyer finished in 28th place, eliminating him championship contention with only one race left. Also, owner Rick Hendrick was docked 25 owner points and crew chief Alan Gustafson was placed on probation for the rest of the season. Bowyer's crew chief, Brian Pattie, was fined $25,000 and put on probation through Dec. 31. Gordon's loss of points dropped him to 11th in the standings.
Mon, 15 Oct 2012 08:59:15 -0700
Michael Waltrip Racing driver Clint Bowyer won the Sprint Cup race at Charlotte Motor Speedway Saturday, Oct. 13. It was his first win of the Chase for the Sprint Cup and his career-best third win of the season. Bowyer moved up to fourth in the Cup standings, only 28 points behind Penske Championship Racing driver Brad Keselowski.
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