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CLINT BOWYER, No. 15 5-hour ENERGY Toyota Camry, Michael Waltrip Racing Finishing Position: ¬†28th
What happened between you and Jeff Gordon?
"I mean the racing -- it's just a shame. ¬†The last person in the world you want to get into anything with is Jeff Gordon on the race track. ¬†I mean, you're down there racing, the track's extremely slick, we're all on tires -- I didn't even need to pass him. ¬†That's the thing. ¬†All I was doing is riding around biding my time. ¬†The only thing I had to do is keep the 5 car (Kasey Kahne) within reach, so for him to act like that -- I mean, I barely touched him and then I feel him get into turn three and try to turn me and he missed and then next thing I know Brett's (Griffin, spotter) telling me on the radio that he's trying to -- he's waiting on me. ¬†It's pretty embarrassing for a four-time champion --¬†and what I consider one of the best this sport's ever seen --¬†to act like that is just completely ...
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Following retaliation by Jeff Gordon on Clint Bowyer that resulted in a wreck, the pit crews of the two drivers settled things in the garage the ol' fashioned way.
No matter what happens, you don't retaliate with race cars. I said it for years as a crew chief and now for 12 years as a broadcaster.
Well, Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway, Jeff Gordon did just that.
What started out as a personal vendetta against Clint Bowyer affected more than the two of them. I realize that was not the first incident between them when they initially...
Clint Bowyer's Michael Waltrip Racing crew went on the offensive Sunday afternoon after an on-track clash between their driver and Jeff Gordon. The crew members erupted into a brawl in the Phoenix International Raceway garage area with members of Gordon's team.
Monday afternoon, Michael Waltrip Racing issued a statement concerning the actions of Bowyer's team.
While hockey may still be locked out, NASCAR filled the needs of fighting-starved fans on Sunday at the conclusion of the AdvoCare 500.
Clint Bowyer scraped Jeff Gordon‚Äės car, and the four-time NASCAR champion was less than pleased. On the second-to-last lap, Gordon directed Bowyer towards the wall, resulting in a crash that caused the race to be finished under caution. ¬†Kevin...
The crew teams belonging to Jeff Gordon and Clint Bowyer were quite upset at each other after their leading men were unable to make more left turns Sunday. ¬†It started when Bowyer clipped Gordon earlier in the AdvoCare 500. ¬†Gordon decided his Sunday drive was over so he took out Bowyer, ending both of their days.
Gordon was upset with prior incidents involving Bowyer. ¬†‚ÄĚIt‚Äôs...
Clint Bowyer and Jeff Gordon got tangled up late in today‚Äôs NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race in Phoenix, and both pit crews were not too pleased. What resulted was an all out brawl between both pit crews. NASCAR! NASCAR! NASCAR! via The Big Lead Article found on: Cosby Sweaters
Jeff Gordon and Clint Bowyer due not like eachother. And that‚Äôs putting it lightly as the two Nascar Drivers have been feuding with one another all season long. Today at the Phoenix International Speedway things got out of hand between the two when Gordon specifically hit Bowyer which led to a full out brawl. Check out the video of all the insanity:Watch this video on YouTube Embedded...
The pit crews of Jeff Gordon and Clint Bowyer got into a brawl in the late stages of Sunday's AdvoCare 500 NASCAR race in Phoenix after Gordon intentionally wrecked Bowyer's car, taking out both drivers.
After the crash, one of Bowyer's pit crew members confronted Gordon as he got out of his car, leading to the brawl between both pit crews.
Order was restored...
This is not something that you get to see everyday. ¬†Clint Bowyer, in the #15 car, had clipped Jeff Gordon on lap 305 during the AdvoCare 500 at the Phoenix International Raceway, and that was only the beginning. ¬†With two laps to go in the race, Gordon came and retaliated and caused this wreck.After they both were out of their cars, the pit crews started into it with each other...
Jeff Gordon got into Clint Bowyer on the track. Bowyer's crew got into it with Gordon in the pits. Bowyer made a WWE-like dash through the pits and garage to find Gordon.
The championship race heated up in the desert Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway and it had nothing to do with the weather.
Boys, have at it? They sure did.
''There's a lot of tension out...
Jeff Gordon was fined $100,000 by NASCAR¬†for intentionally wrecking Clint Bowyer that led to a brawl between their crews Sunday during the AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Speedway.
Gordon was not suspended for the season's last race, just fined $100,000 and docked 25 Sprint Cup Series championship points. ¬†Gordon's crew chief Alan Gustafson was placed on probation...
Martin Truex, Jr. put his NAPA Auto Parts Toyota on the front row for Sunday‚Äôs AdvoCare 500 from the Phoenix International Raceway. He led the Michael Waltrip Racing banner with that run, behind him will be teammate Mark Martin starting in the 10th position. Clint Bowyer will start Sunday from the 16th position. Below is post-qualifying reaction from all of MWR‚Äôs drivers.
During Sunday's AdvoCare 500, we got witness two pit crews duel out it while the race was still going on.
With about two laps left in the race, Jeff Gordon collided with Clint Bowyer sending him into the wall.
After the crash happened, members of both team's pit crew got into an altercation that turned into one of the greatest pit crew fights of all-time:
We didn‚Äôt know what to expect in Sunday‚Äôs AdvoCare 500 at the Phoenix International Raceway. For the first two/thirds of the race it was pretty uneventful as the best battle to watch was the points as of now feature on ESPN.
But all of a sudden, with 77 laps to go, Jimmie Johnson blew a right front tire and hit the outside SAFER barrier in Turn 4. Johnson, would go to the garage...