Today it was announced that 2020 Xfinity Series champion, Austin Cindric would attempt to qualify for the 2021 Daytona 500.
Cindric will be piloting a 4th Penske car.
In the lower series at Daytona, Cindric has finished in the top EIGHT in 3 of the last 4 races.
Team Penske confirms Austin Cindric to attempt to qualify for the Daytona 500 in a Penske car (an open car). Car number 33. Miles Stanley, engineer for Blaney, will be Cindric crew chief for D500 & other Cup races (TBA). Stanley to work with Blaney when Cindric doesn't race Cup
— Bob Pockrass (@bobpockrass) January 20, 2021