30 Odd 6 is your weekly feature focusing on the 30th driver in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. While last week we asked Matt DiBenedetto questions, we decided to focus on 6 non-racing related facts about this week’s 30th-place finisher.
Name: Clint Bowyer
Hometown: Emporia, KS
Team: Stewart-Haas Racing
1. Clint was working at a car dealership when he was discovered by RCR. He even thought it was a joke when they called him at work.
2. He’s a big fan of Elvis Presley. He was even able to meet Elvis’ daughter Lisa Marie in 2005.
3. His favorite non-NASCAR teams include the University of Kansas Jayhawks, the Kansas City Chiefs and the Kansas City Royals.
4. He runs his own charity that helps kids in his hometown of Emporia, KS.
5. He also owns a car dealership in Emporia.
6. His hobbies include fishing – he recently went fishing with team owner Tony Stewart.