John Hunter Nemechek will join Sam Hunt Racing for a partial Xfinity Series schedule in 2021, in addition to his full-time NASCAR Truck Series season with Kyle Busch Motorsports.
“I’m so excited for the opportunity to be able to run some races for Sam Hunt,” said Nemechek on a press release.
“It’s awesome to see what he’s done in such a short time, being such a young team owner in the sport. I think my experience and this team can accomplish a lot and I’m excited to see what happens,” he concluded.
Team owner Sam Hunt said: “I’m excited to have John Hunter come back to his roots and drive for our young team in 2021. He’s always been a mutual friend of mine, always been extremely friendly, and has always shown that he can maximize his equipment and represent his sponsors. Working with so many rookies this year, his experience and feedback will be invaluable to our program’s growth.”