Bowyer wins STP 500 to end drought

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Clint Bowyer had lost 190 consecutive starts before winning today's weather-delayed NASCAR Cup race at Martinsville Speedway.

Bowyer had led just 145 total laps the last four years before heading the pack for 215 laps in his first career Martinsville victory.

The win was his first driving for Stewart-Haas Racing, the team he joined as Tony Stewart's replacement last year. He hadn't won since October 2012 at Charlotte.

Bowyer is the first driver to notch victories driving a Chevrolet, Toyota and Ford.

Kyle Busch was second, followed by Ryan Blaney, Martin Truex Jr. and Kevin Harvick. It was Busch's third runner-up finish this season.