Lowell Cowell

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Lowell Cowell
Born (1945-10-10) October 10, 1945 (age 71)
Morgantown, West Virginia, United States
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career
10 races run over 3 years
Best finish 39th - 1982 NASCAR Winston Cup Series season
First race 1981 Mason-Dixon 500 (Dover International Speedway)
Last race 1983 Winston 500 (Talladega Superspeedway)
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Lowell Cowell (born October 10, 1945 – Morgantown, West Virginia) is a retired NASCAR Winston Cup Series driver.[1] He would drive for Oldsmobile (five races), Buick (five races), and Chevrolet (two races) during his NASCAR career.[2][3]


From the age of 35 to the age of 37, Cowell participated in 1767 laps - which is the equivalent of 3,676.8 miles or 5,917.2 kilometres behind the wheel of a professional stock car.[1] His average start was 31st place while his average finish was 21st place; ten positions better than he started.[1] He would acquire two DNQs at the 1983 Daytona 500 and the 1984 Daytona 500.[1] Cowell's total earnings for his career were $37,605 ($90,425.39 when adjusted for inflation).[1][4]

Roger Hamby would be his employer for the majority of his career while Mr. Gordon-Arrington and Mike Potter would be his employers near end of Cowell's career.[3]


  1. ^ a b c d e "Racing information for Lowell Cowell". Racing Reference. Retrieved 2012-04-23. 
  2. ^ "Winnings information for Lowell Cowell". Driver Averages. Retrieved 2012-04-23. 
  3. ^ a b "Lowell Cowell's Racing Career". Ultimate Racing History. Retrieved 2012-04-23. 
  4. ^ "Winnings inforrmation for Lowell Cowell". Fantasy Racing Cheat Sheet. Retrieved 2012-04-23.