Clint Bowyer facts for kids
Bowyer at the 2015 Daytona 500
|Born||May 30, 1979
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight||160 lb (73 kg)|
|Achievements||2002 NASCAR Weekly Racing Series Midwest Division Champion
2008 NASCAR Nationwide Series Champion
2011 Prelude to the Dream Winner
2014, 2015 Sprint Showdown Winner
|NASCAR Cup Series career|
|419 races run over 13 years|
|Car no., team||No. 14 (Stewart-Haas Racing)|
|Best finish||2nd (2012)|
|First race||2005 Subway Fresh 500 (Phoenix)|
|First win||2007 Sylvania 300 (New Hampshire)|
|Last win||2012 Bank of America 500 (Charlotte)|
|NASCAR Xfinity Series career|
|181 races run over 9 years|
|Best finish||1st (2008)|
|First race||2004 O'Reilly 300 (Texas)|
|Last race||2016 Drive for Safety 300 (Chicagoland)|
|First win||2005 Federated Auto Parts 300 (Nashville)|
|Last win||2009 Dover 200 (Dover)|
|NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series career|
|14 races run over 6 years|
|Best finish||42nd (2006)|
|First race||2006 Kroger 250 (Martinsville)|
|Last race||2016 Toyota Tundra 250 (Kansas)|
|First win||2006 Silverado 350K (Texas)|
|Last win||2011 O'Reilly Auto Parts 250 (Kansas)|
|Statistics current as of August 6, 2017.|
Clint Bowyer (born May 30, 1979) is an American NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver. He drives the number #15 5 Hour Energy Chevrolet SS for H Scott Motorsports. He won the 2008 NASCAR Nationwide Series championship.
Clint Bowyer started racing when he was five years old. When he was five, he was into motocross racing. In 2000, Bowyer won the Modified car Championship at Thunderhill Speedway in Mayetta, Kansas. Bowyer also won the 2001 Modified car championship at Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas. Bowyer won the 2002 NASCAR Weekly Racing series Midwest Championship.
In 2003, Bowyer raced a full season in the NASCAR AutoZone Elite Division Midwest Series. Bowyer was seen by Richard Childress after leading 47 laps and finishing second in a race at Nashville Superspeedway. Bowyer started racing in the NASCAR Sprint cup series in 2006.
With Tony Stewart's retirement, Bowyer moved from the No. 15 HSM Chevy to the No. 14 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford Fusion. Bowyer started the season with a 2nd-place finish on the 2nd Can-Am Duel. Bowyer got his first top ten at Las Vegas with a 10th-place finish. Bowyer had a significantly better race at Auto Club, finishing third and a 2nd-place at Bristol several races later. After no top fives 7 races later he finished second at Sonoma behind teammate Kevin Harvick giving Stewart-Haas Racing it's 2nd ever 1-2 finish for the first time since 2011. Bowyer finished second yet again at the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona the following week.
Images for kids
Bowyer (15) duels with Kasey Kahne in the 2012 Kobalt Tools 400
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