Ryan Vargas will run a full Xfinity Sequence season for JD Motorsports with Gary Keller and vie for rookie of the 12 months honors, the workforce introduced Monday.
The workforce said that sponsorship alternatives can be found on the automobile.
With Vargas’ addition, JD Motorsports may have 4 full-time drivers for the primary time in workforce historical past. Colby Howard, Jeffrey Earnhardt and Landon Cassill additionally will run full-time for the workforce.
Vargas made 12 begins for the workforce over the previous two Xfinity seasons. He ran the ultimate six races of final 12 months, inserting a career-high eighth at Texas.
“Having the chance race the No. 6 Chevy for JD Motorsports full-time within the NASCAR Xfinity Sequence is an absolute dream come true,” stated the 20-year-old Vargas. This has been my dream since I used to be a child and I’ve labored in the direction of for the final 9 years. I don’t come from a racing household, however they’ve embraced my dream and allowed me to chase it.
“Spending the final two years operating part-time opened up the chance for me to be taught extra in regards to the automobiles and develop nice relationships with everybody at JDM. I’m mentally and bodily prepared for what this season has in retailer and I’m excited to chase the Sunoco Rookie of the Yr honors.”
The Xfinity season begins Feb. 13 at Daytona Worldwide Speedway.
Thanks to Johnny Davis, Gary Keller, Bryan Berry and everybody at JD Motorsports for believing in me and permitting me to have the chance to race full time on the Nationwide stage.
— Ryan Vargas (@RyanVargas_23) January 25, 2021
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Ryan Vargas to run for Xfinity Rookie of the Year honors initially appeared on NBCSports.com