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May 28
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Clint Bowyer – 400 Miles Can Be A Monster

2014 NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer in car - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images CORNELIUS, N.C. —   Nicknamed the Monster Mile, Dover International Speedway is home to one of only two concrete tracks in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. It’s also home to one of the largest fiberglass structures in the United States. “Miles the Monster” graces the track’s Victory Plaza and comes complete with  an actual race car in its hand. The race winner also gets a version of this “monster” in victory lane. But in order to get to victory lane drivers must conquer the 400-laps it takes to make it there. Clint Bowyer, driving the No. 15 Cherry 5-hour ENERGY Toyota, has come close, most recently last year when an ill-timed debris caution spoiled his chances. That wasn’t his only good finish. He ... FULL STORY »

Brian Vickers 2014 NSCS FedEx 400 Race Preview

Brian Vickers, driver of the #55 Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota, sits in his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 8, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Jeff Bottari/Getty Images CORNELIUS, N.C. — No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers' return to fulltime NASCAR Sprint Cup Racing has gone well, but the best may be yet to come. The Michael Waltrip Racing driver and crew have scored the eighth most points ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Q&A with Driver Clint Bowyer

2014 NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer (5 hour ENERGY) - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images CLINT BOWYER, No. 15 Cherry 5-Hour ENERGY for Special Ops Warrior Foundation, Michael Waltrip Racing Do you enjoy coming back to Charlotte where you earned a win in Oct. 2012? “I don’t know why since that victory it gave us a boost of ... FULL STORY »

Clint Bowyer – One to Remember

2014 NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer (5-hour ENERGY) - Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images CORNELIUS, N.C. —   The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series resumes normal, albeit longer, activities this Memorial Day weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Following a weekend where $1 million but no points were on the line, racing at the 1.5-mile track culminates  with ... FULL STORY »

Brian Vickers 2014 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview

2014 NSCS Driver Brian Vickers (Aaron's) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images CORNELIUS, N.C. — No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers drove a Ferrari 458 in the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2012 and has enjoyed a few other endurance races in his career. But Vickers said nothing compares to Sunday ... FULL STORY »

Clint Bowyer – Double Duty

NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer (5 hour ENERGY) - Photo Credit Rob Carr/Getty Images CORNELIUS, N.C. —  The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series plays a couple of home games over the next two weeks as the series occupies Charlotte Motor Speedway. This weekend’s non-points paying All-Star Race features a qualifying race, a fan vote and a ... FULL STORY »

Brian Vickers 2014 NSCS Sprint All-Star Race Preview

2014 NSCS Driver Brian Vickers (Aaron's) - Photo Credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images CORNELIUS, N.C. — No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers is one of 22 drivers who will battle in Saturday’s 30th running of the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Vickers earned his entry into the event by ... FULL STORY »



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Michael Waltrip Racing to Hold Fan Fest on May 21
Posted 05.12.14
CORNELIUS, N.C. — Michael Waltrip Racing will hold a Fan Fest at its Cornelius, N.C. race shop on Wed. May 21, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Fans may tour the shop, get autographs from MWR drivers and Miss Sprint Cup, enjoy sponsor displays, music by country music star Tim Dugger, free food and ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer (5 hour ENERGY) - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
2014 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 400 Q&A with Driver Clint Bowyer
Posted 05.09.14
CLINT BOWYER, No. 15 Cherry 5-Hour ENERGY for Special Ops Warrior Foundation, Michael Waltrip Racing What has it been like coming home to Kansas this week? “It’s been a hell of a week.  We’ve had a lot of fun.  Coming back to Kansas first and foremost is always big for me.  I spent a lot of ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer in car - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Clint Bowyer – What a Week to be Home
Posted 05.07.14
CORNELIUS, N.C. —  To say Clint Bowyer has had an eventful start to his week would seem an understatement. In the span of six hours on Monday, he and new wife Lorra announced they are going to be parents. A few hours later the soon-to-be dad announced a multi-year contract extension with ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Brian Vickers (Aaron's) in car - Photo Credit: Jeff Bottari/Getty Images
Brian Vickers 2014 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 400 Race Preview
Posted 05.06.14
CORNELIUS, N.C. — No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers owns the 10th most points of all drivers after the first 10 races of the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup season. He and the No. 55 team plan to improve those numbers at Kansas Speedway Saturday night. Vickers earned a fourth-place ...FULL STORY »
Clint Bowyer, driver of the #15 5-Hour Energy Toyota, speaks to Crew cheif Brian Pattie in the garage - Photo Credit: Tyler Barrick/Getty Images
MWR Announces Multiyear Contract Extensions with 5-hour ENERGY, Bowyer & Pattie
Posted 05.05.14
CORNELIUS, N.C. - Michael Waltrip Racing announced today it has signed multiyearcontract extensions with sponsor 5-hour ENERGY, driver Clint Bowyer and crew chief Brian Pattie to race its No. 15 Toyota Camry in the NASCAR Sprint Cup series starting in 2015. The trio joined MWR in 2012 and has scored three wins ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Michael Waltrip (BlueDEF) - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Michael Waltrip 2014 NSCS Aaron’s 499 Race Preview
Posted 04.30.14
CORNELIUS, N.C. — No. 66 BlueDEF Toyota driver Michael Waltrip heads to Talladega Superspeedway for his second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race of 2014. The Owensboro, Ky., native saw his bid for a third Daytona 500 victory end in a lap 144 crash in February. Waltrip nearly won the October 2012 ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Clint Boywer (PEAK) in Car - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
Clint Bowyer Looking for a Dream Weekend
Posted 04.29.14
CORNELIUS, N.C. —  The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Talladega Superspeedway for the Aaron’s 499 Dream Weekend. And you aren’t dreaming if you think Clint Bowyer has a shot at visiting victory lane Sunday. That’s because Bowyer has two wins at the 2.66-mile oval, both coming in October of 2010 and 2011. ...FULL STORY »
Brian Vickers, driver of the #55 Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota, sits in his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 8, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Jeff Bottari/Getty Images
Brian Vickers 2014 NSCS Aaron’s 499 Race Preview
Posted 04.29.14
CORNELIUS, N.C. — If you think there is no way to heighten the drama around a Talladega Superspeedway race then checkout the storylines around this weekend’s Aaron’s 499. Saturday marks the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series’ first knock-out qualifying session on a restrictor plate track. The entire field running in drafting packs to ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer - Photo Credit: Getty Images
2014 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Q&A with Driver Clint Bowyer
Posted 04.25.14
CLINT BOWYER, No. 15 AAA Insurance Toyota Camry, Michael Waltrip Racing How does the new wedding ring feel? “It’s heavy.  It’s forever.” How was the wedding and honeymoon? “We did have us a good honeymoon -- had a big bonfire at the house the other night.  I was burning some brush and I look over and I ...FULL STORY »


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