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2022 Cup Team Chart

NOTE: This is an unofficial page compiled by from many different sources. We try to make it as complete as possible and update it as often as needed.

Previous team charts by season: 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007,2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998

NOTE: It’s way too early to know how things will shake out for 2022. However, a sizeable number of changes are expected. Currently this is more of a “lay of the land” collection of info rather than a standard team/driver chart.

One thing is for certain…nothing is certain. Drivers can retire, teams can buy out contracts, sponsorship can disappear, things will change….

Drivers changing teams?

  • Matt DiBenedetto: Team Penske announced they will move Austin Cindric into the #21 for Wood Brothers Racing in 2022.  However, should Keselowski leave Penske, Cindric could replace Keselowski and DiBenedetto may stay with Wood Brothers.

Drivers with contracts ending in 2021

Drivers with an unknown contract status:

  • #00-Quin Houff – Likely year-to-year deal.
  • #8-Tyler Reddick – No solid information on his contract status. He announced in August 2020, that he was returning to RCR in 2021.
  • #20-Christopher Bell – JGR only announced that he was joining the team for 2021. However, he’s not expected to move.
  • #38-Anthony Alfredo – Likely year-to-year deal.
  • #41-Cole Custer – He’s not expected to move.
  • #51-Cody Ware – Likely year-to-year deal.
  • #52-Josh Bilicki – Likely year-to-year deal.
  • #78-BJ McLeod – He’s part owner so he’s staying unless a driver comes to the team with sponsorship.
  • #99-Daniel Suarez – He is believed to have a multi-year agreement, but details have not been announced.

New teams in 2022. These teams would want to secure a charter.

Full-time teams with charters in 2021:

Leased charters in 2021: #7- Spire Motorsports, #99-Trackhouse Racing.  Teams can only lease a charter for one year, so they will need to lease another or buy one in 2022.

Number Team Primary Driver(s)
00 StarCom Racing Quin Houff
1 Chip Ganassi Racing Kurt Busch
2 Team Penske Brad Keselowski
3 Richard Childress Racing Austin Dillon
4 Stewart-Haas Racing Kevin Harvick
5 Hendrick Motorsports Kyle Larson
6 Roush Fenway Racing Ryan Newman
7 Spire Motorsports Corey LaJoie
8 Richard Childress Racing Tyler Reddick
9 Hendrick Motorsports Chase Elliott
10 Stewart-Haas Racing Aric Almirola
11 Joe Gibbs Racing Denny Hamlin
12 Team Penske Ryan Blaney
14 Stewart-Haas Racing Chase Briscoe
15 Rick Ware Racing Joey Gase / J.J. Yeley / James Davison / Garrett Smithley
17 Roush Fenway Racing Chris Buescher
18 Joe Gibbs Racing Kyle Busch
19 Joe Gibbs Racing Martin Truex, Jr.
20 Joe Gibbs Racing Christopher Bell
21 Wood Brothers Racing Matt DiBenedetto
22 Team Penske Joey Logano
23 23XI Racing Bubba Wallace
24 Hendrick Motorsports William Byron
34 Front Row Motorsports Michael McDowell
38 Front Row Motorsports Anthony Alfredo
41 Stewart-Haas Racing Cole Custer
42 Chip Ganassi Racing Ross Chastain
43 Richard Petty Motorsports Erik Jones
47 JTG Daugherty Racing Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.
48 Hendrick Motorsports Alex Bowman
51 Rick Ware Racing Cody Ware
52 Rick Ware Racing Josh Bilicki
53 Rick Ware Racing Joey Gase/ James Davison / Garrett Smithley / J.J. Yeley
77 Spire Motorsports Justin Haley
78 Live Fast Motorsports BJ McLeod
99 Trackhouse Racing Team Daniel Suarez

2021 Teams without a charter (does not include one-off teams)

Number Team Primary Driver(s) 2022 Notes
16 Kaulig Racing Kaz Grala Moving to full-time in 2022
33 Team Penske Austin Cindric Not likely to run, unless Penske gets sponsorship for a 4th team.
37 JTG Daugherty Racing Ryan Preece Unknown plans
66 Motorsports Business Management Timmy Hill Unknown plans
62 Beard Motorsports Noah Gragson Unknown plans
96 Gaunt Brothers Racing Ty Dillon / Harrison Burton Unknown plans

Teams that will not compete in 2022

Unknown plans (don’t count on these teams entering until you see the car at the track)

Number Team
? Tommy Baldwin Racing
32 GO FAS Racing
44 NY Racing Team
50 The Money Racing Team