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Clint Bowyer
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Bowyer at the 2015 Daytona 500
Born May 30, 1979 (1979-05-30) (age 42)
Emporia, Kansas
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)
2016 position 27th
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)
Wins Top tens Poles
8 178 2
NASCAR Xfinity Series career
181 races run over 9 years
2016 position 104th
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)
Wins Top tens Poles
8 116 9
NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series career
14 races run over 6 years
2016 position 84th
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)
Wins Top tens Poles
3 10 2
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.

Early career

Bowyer during qualifying for the 2017 Toyota/Save Mart 350

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.

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