Rush Truck Centers to Sponsor Clint Bowyer This Weekend in Fontana

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series makes the third and final stop on its three-race West Coast swing Sunday when the green flag drops on the Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. Stewart-Haas Racing’s Clint Bowyer has made the most of the opening four races of the 2017 season, climbing to a 13th-place tie in the standings. Sunday marks Bowyer’s first appearance driving his No. 14 Ford carrying the decals of Rush Truck Centers. The Texas-based company is using its partnership with SHR and Bowyer to…

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Despite 2 Solid Runs, Bowyer Still Trying to Figure Out the Fords, Says Phoenix Will Be “Whole New World” To Him

Clint Bowyer debuted in NASCAR in 2004 with Richard Childress Racing. He drove for him and Kevin Harvick Incorporated that season in what was then called the NASCAR Busch Series. He raced with Chevrolet power. In 2005, he was full-time with RCR and by 2006, he was up to Cup action. He’d remain with them all the way through the 2011 season. All eight years, he drove with Chevy’s backing. Then, came the switch to Michael Waltrip Racing. In that, came a switch from Chevy to Toyota power. His first…

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Move to Stewart-Haas Racing Has Clint Bowyer Confident Heading Into Atlanta This Weekend

The prior three Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season were among the most taxing years of Clint Bowyer’s racing career. The final two years with Michael Waltrip Racing saw him finish 19th and 16th respectively in the points standings. He had just seven total top fives in those 72 races over the two years in 2014 and 2015. In 2016, he went to H-Scott Motorsports. He struggled there too. Bowyer, had just three top 10 finishes a year ago with a best finish of seventh at Talladega. In fact, two…

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Fords In General Lead Final Daytona 500 Practice on Saturday

Daytona Beach, Fla – All the preliminary action in preparation for the 59th annual Daytona 500 (1 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN) is now in the book as final Daytona 500 practice took place on Saturday afternoon at the Daytona International Speedway. In that session, Fords dominated the speed charts as they took the top six overall speed and seven of the top eight. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. led the charge with a top lap of 198.452 mph in his No. 17 Ford. Stenhouse, has never won a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race,…

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Chase Elliott Wins the Pole for Next Sunday’s 59th annual Daytona 500

Daytona Beach, Fla – After practice yesterday, it seemed it would be a Ford battle for the pole in Daytona 500 qualifying on Sunday. Ford drivers had four of the top five speeds on the speed chart and looked like the clear favorite to land at least one if not both of the guaranteed front row starting spots for next Sunday’s 59th annual Daytona 500 (1 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN). Instead, Chevrolet had other things in mind. For the fifth straight year and ninth time in the last 10 years, a Chevy…

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