MADISON, ILLINOIS - JUNE 03: Ryan Blaney, driver of the #12 Menards/Richmond Water Heaters Ford, drives during practice for the NASCAR Cup Series Enjoy Illinois 300 at WWT Raceway on June 03, 2023 in Madison, Illinois. (Photo by Jeff Curry/Getty Images) | Getty Images
MADISON, ILLINOIS - JUNE 03: Ryan Blaney, driver of the #12 Menards/Richmond Water Heaters Ford, drives during practice for the NASCAR Cup Series Enjoy Illinois 300 at WWT Raceway on June 03, 2023 in Madison, Illinois. (Photo by Jeff Curry/Getty Images) | Getty Images

Ryan Blaney to have new spotter beginning in 2024 UPDATE

UPDATE: Fox Sports’ Bob Pockrass reports that former driver Tim Fedewa will spot for Ryan Blaney next season.  Fedewa has been working with Kevin Harvick.

ORIGINAL POST: 2023 Cup Series champion Ryan Blaney will have a new spotter for the upcoming 2024 season, as Josh Williams is leaving Team Penske.

Williams spent nine seasons with Team Penske, and has spotted Blaney to all 10 of his Cup Series victories. The duo won three times during the 2023 season en route to Team Penske’s second straight championship.

Industry chatter has linked Williams to Spire Motorsports for the 2024 season, potentially spotting for Zane Smith in the No. 71 Chevrolet.