Jeb Burton opened a ton of eyes at Texas Motor Speedway as he finished top-five in his first NASCAR Xfinity Series start of the season for JR Motorsports.
Wednesday, Burton announced via Twitter that he has a ride for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series event at Richmond Raceway this weekend.
I’ll be driving for @RickWareRacing in the @Jacob_Companies 51 this weekend @RichmondRaceway. Looking forward to it! 🤘🏻👊🏻@UltimateHeaders @RockyGear @SimpsonRacing
— Jeb Burton (@JebBurtonRacing) April 10, 2019
This will mark the second Cup race that Burton has driven for Rick Ware Racing in 2019. A few weeks ago, Burton finished 35th in the team’s No. 52 car after brake problems derailed his day.