Bowyer's Team Claims Tissot Pit Road Award in Dover Second Tissot win of season for No. 33 crew Clint Bowyer's crew took top honors at Dover International Speedway, winning the Tissot Pit Road Precision Award in Sunday's (Sept. 27) AAA 400...
Bowyer's Team Claims Tissot Pit Road Award in Dover
Second Tissot win of season for No. 33 crew
Clint Bowyer's crew took top honors at Dover International Speedway, winning the Tissot Pit Road Precision Award in Sunday's (Sept. 27) AAA 400 Sprint Cup race.
The No. 33 crew, out of the Richard Childress Racing stable, picked up its second Tissot win of the season and became the sixth multiple winner of the pit road competition. The first Tissot win for Bowyer's crew was at Atlanta in March.
Bowyer's BB&T Chevy Impala SS spent the least amount of time on pit road in Dover -- 257.194 seconds -- during the 400-lap race at the Monster Mile.
"I couldn't be happier for the No. 33 team for winning the Tissot award at Dover," said No. 33 pit crew coach Matt Clark.b^0x001cThey have been working hard in the gym and at pit practice every week, and I'm thrilled to see them be acknowledged for that.The crew has been on its game all year."
Bowyer's over-the-wall crew consists of: Jason Pulver (front-tire changer), Austin Craven (front-tire carrier), Dustin Niecaise (rear-tire changer), Matt Kreuter (rear-tire carrier), Nick Terry jackman), Bryan Smith (gasman), Chad Haney (catch can) and Scott Brewer (eighth man). The team's crew chief is Shane Wilson.
The No. 33 crew, which is in a tie for fourth place in the Tissot standings, will receive $5,000 for winning the pit crew competition in Dover.
Greg Biffle's crew leads the Tissot standings with five wins. The team with the most Tissot Pit Road Precision Award wins at the completion of the 36-race Sprint Cup schedule will receive a $100,000 bonus plus Tissot watches for the crew and driver.
Tissot has been the official watch and timekeeper of NASCAR since 2006. The company is also the official timekeeper for a number of other sports, including the MotoGP World Championship, the Ice Hockey World Championship and the Cycling World Championship.