Justin Haley will move to Rick Ware Racing in what is described as a multi-year agreement beginning with the 2024 NASCAR Cup Series season. The 24-year-old will pilot a Ford Mustang for the team full-time.
Justin Haley joins Rick Ware Racing with a multi-year driver agreement, starting with the 2024 NASCAR Cup Series season. He will compete full time in the team’s Ford Mustang. #RWR #JustinHaley #Ford pic.twitter.com/Y7Xoliq7hd
— Rick Ware Racing (@RickWareRacing) July 20, 2023
For Rick Ware Racing, landing a driver the caliber of Haley is huge.
“This is a great day for our team on many levels,” said Rick Ware, team owner of Rick Ware Racing. “Having someone with Justin’s talent and background become part of our future is a testament to our commitment to growth over the past few years. I have known Justin for a long time, respect all he has achieved in many forms of motorsports and look forward to great success together. His versatility as a driver in multiple series, the continuity we can build around Justin and the respect amongst his peers will pay great dividends for our team. He will be a great teammate for the RWR/RFK Racing alliance.”
The racer, who has one top-five finish and five top-10 finishes with Kaulig Racing this season, is excited to take the next step in his racing career with the Rick Ware Racing organization.
“This is a unique opportunity that I look forward to,” said Haley. “There are many key pieces of this program I believe can help me in taking the next steps in my NASCAR career. I look forward to working with our key partners, and many additional RWR partners to be announced soon. The alliance with RFK Racing is going to be pivotal for the future of our on-track success.”
Haley’s car number and sponsorship partners will be announced at a later date.
Rick Ware Racing, which currently fields the No. 15 and No. 51 Ford Mustangs in the NASCAR Cup Series is a multi-faceted race team, which competes in several different disciplines including NHRA, IndyCar, and sports car racing.
According to a release from the team, this partnership will pair Haley with the team’s NHRA driver Clay Millican in continuing to support the Walmart Health and Wellness initiatives, along with many other RWR brands across the organization’s motorsports platforms.
To keep up with all of the driver and team moves heading into the 2024 NASCAR Cup Series season, check out the TobyChristie.com 2024 NASCAR Cup Series Driver | Team Chart: