Harrison Burton will embark on his NASCAR Cup Series Rookie campaign behind the wheel of the iconic No. 21 Wood Brothers Ford Mustang beginning in 2022. One of NASCAR’s fastest rising stars and a perennial playoff contender, Burton has had success in NASCAR’s Xfinity Series (NXS) over the past three seasons driving for Joe Gibbs Racing.
In addition to being a four-time winner in the XFINITY Series, Burton was the 2017 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East champion. Prior to his success in K&N competition, Burton established himself as one of the top young talents, competing in marque late model events across the country. A winner of the prestigious Rattler 250, Burton is also a pole winner in the Snowball Derby, one of the top-three late model events in the country, leading 111 of 300 laps in 2018.
Burton won is a three-time winner in the ARCA Menards Series, winning his second career start at Toledo Speedway in 2017, then winning again at Pocono in 2018 and the season opening race at Daytona International Speedway in 2019.
A perennial playoff contender in the NXS, Burton is poised to make a strong run at Rookie of the Year honors in 2022 driving the No. 21 Ford Mustang as NASCAR ushers in the Next GEN Era.
Burton's Career Highlights:
2021 – NASCAR XFINITY Series Playoffs (fill in season stats after the year)
2020 – Four NASCAR XFINITY Series wins, 15 top-five and 22 top-10’s
2019 – Part-time NASCAR XFINITY Season with one top-five and five top-10 finishes in nine starts, while competing full-time in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series with seven top-five and 11 top-10 finishes. ARCA Menards Series win at Daytona International Speedway
2018 – ARCA Menards Series victory at Pocono Raceway and Snowball Derby Pole Winner, leading 111 laps
2017 – NASCAR K&N Pro Series East Champion, ARCA Menards Series victory at Toledo Speedway in his second career start, winner of the Rattler 250 and ARCA/CRA Super Late Model Champion
2016 – Southern Super Series race win at Five Flags Speedway
2015 – Became the youngest driver to compete in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West at 15 years, eight days old
2014 – Youngest Division I winner in the history of the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series (New Smyrna Speedway
Burton's Other Key Accomplishments:
- Three time Quarter Midget National Champion
- Winner of a late model series pole at 11 years-old
- Late model race winner at 12 years-old