In 2023, Harrison Burton returns for his second season driving the iconic No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Ford Mustang for Wood Brothers Racing, the longest-running Cup Series team.
As a rookie the Cup series in 2022, Burton finished among the top 20 in 14 races. His best performances were a 10th-place showing at Atlanta 2 and a third-place spot at Indianapolis.
Prior to his rookie Cup season, Harrison spent two full seasons and part of a third in the Xfinity Series. He reached the playoffs in both 2020 and 2021, finishing eighth overall each time. In 75 career Xfinity starts, he had 26 top-five finishes, including four wins (2020: Fontana, Homestead, Fort Worth, Martinsville). Burton competed full-time in the 2019 Truck Series, where he had 11 top-five finishes en route to placing 12th overall.
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 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.
Burton's Career Highlights:
2022 - Driver of the Number 21 Wood Brothers Racing Mustang in the NASCAR Cup Series
2021 – NASCAR XFINITY Series Playoffs - 8th place overall
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