“Richard Childress Racing has agreed to release Tyler Reddick to drive for 23XI in 2023. With Kyle Busch coming to RCR next year, we believe it is in our mutual best interest to focus on building successful programs for the future. RCR and Tyler have enjoyed a great deal of success together, and everyone at RCR wishes him well.”
See full story here: Kurt Busch Stepping Away from Full-Time Competition, Tyler Reddick Joins 23XI Racing in 2023
Tyler Reddick said he was pleased that 23XI Racing and RCR could come to an agreement so he could join 23XI Racing in 2023. pic.twitter.com/AIQ2NfDdNb
— Bob Pockrass (@bobpockrass) October 15, 2022
— RCR (@RCRracing) October 15, 2022
Original post: Lee Spencer reports that the final year on Tyler Reddick’s contract with Richard Childress Racing has been bought out by 23XI Racing, and that he will join the team a year earlier than previously announced.
Details regarding the buyout, as well as the status of 23XIRacing’s Kurt Busch, who has been out a number of weeks due to a concussion, are not yet clear.
Kyle Busch will be joining RCR in 2023, driving the #8, currently driven by Reddick.
Hearing @TylerReddick ‘s contract has been bought out from @RCRracing and he will join @23XIRacing next year. Announcement expected this weekend at @LVMotorSpeedway #NASCAR
— Lee Spencer (@CandiceSpencer) October 11, 2022
See also: Kyle Busch to Drive No. 8 Car for Richard Childress Racing in 2023; Tyler Reddick Remains Under Contract