Rick Ware Racing has confirmed its entry of an ORECA 07 Gibson in the LMP2 class for a full-season campaign in the 2023 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. In addition, RWR is announcing its driver line-up. The team's full-season driver line-up will consist of Eric Lux and Pietro Fittipaldi. Devlin DeFrancesco will complement the duo for the remainder of the Michelin Endurance Cup events. Defending Daytona 500 Champion, Austin Cindric, will round out the quartet for the twice-around-the-clock season opener.
Chad Johnston, who served as crew chief for driver and team co-owner Tony Stewart in 2014-2015, has returned to Stewart Haas Racing to be the crew chief for driver Ryan Preece and the No. 41 team in the NASCAR Cup Series.
Kaulig Racing announced that Matt Swiderski will return as crew chief to AJ Allmendinger and Trent Owens will remain in the same capacity for Justin Haley.
Sports Business Journal's Adam Stern reports that Monster Energy will continue to sponsor Ty Gibbs this season.
When Jimmie Johnson rolls out of the garage to begin practice at Daytona International Speedway, what number will be on his Chevrolet? Petty GMS President Mike Beam has an idea, Forbes reports.
Front Row Motorsports announced that Todd Gilliland will return to the No. 38 Ford in 2023 full-time and will have a new crew chief in Ryan Bergenty.
Alpha Prime Racing announced on Tuesday that Ryan Ellis will pilot the No. 43 Chevrolet in at least 24 races in 2023.
Zeigler Auto Group will serve as primary sponsor onboard Josh Bilicki's new No. 78 Camaro for Live Fast Motorsports through the 2023 NASCAR Cup Series Season, TobyChristie.com reports.
Rinus VeeKay will return to the Rolex 24 at Daytona with TDS Racing, completing the lineup for the No. 11 Oreca 07 Gibson, sportscar365.com reports.
NTT IndyCar Series stars Josef Newgarden and Scott McLaughlin will make their Rolex 24 at Daytona debuts next month as part of Tower Motorsports' LMP2 driver lineup, sportscar365.com reports.
Romain Grosjean has been named a factory Lamborghini driver, with the Swiss-French open-wheel ace set to make his Rolex 24 at Daytona debut next month in an Iron Lynx Lamborghini Huracan GT3 EVO2 ahead of development and race duties with the manufacturer's new LMDh car, sportscar365.com reports.
Four-time Indianapolis 500 champion Helio Castroneves says he hasn't given up on his dream of racing in NASCAR's Daytona 500 - but is still waiting to hear if he'll get a shot next year, Motorsport.com reports.
Former Cup champion Kevin Harvick says he'll know by Daytona in February his plans beyond 2023. Harvick's contract with Stewart-Haas Racing ends after the upcoming season, NBC Sports reports.
Live Fast Motorsports is joining the Chevrolet family in 2023. The Mooresville, N.C.-based team will campaign the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 for driver B.J. McLeod in the 2023 NASCAR Cup Series.
Adam Stern from Sports Business Journal reports that a deal is getting closer for Helio Castroneves to compete in next year's Daytona 500.
Joe Ty Gibbs Racing announced on Tuesday that Gibbs will drive the No. 54 Toyota Camry full-time in the NASCAR Cup Series next season.
Austin Hill has won the NASCAR Xfinity Series Sunoco Rookie of the Year title - earning a pair of victories in his first season driving the No. 21 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet, NASCAR.com reports.
Petty GMS Owner Maury Gallagher and Chairman Richard Petty, announced the team has entered into an ownership agreement with seven-time NASCAR Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson. Additionally, Johnson will compete in a select number of NASCAR Cup Series events in 2023, to include the running of the 65th annual Daytona 500, Racer.com reports.