Date of birth: Sep 2, 1998
Rookie year: 2018
Austin Cindric is in his second full season in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, driving the No. 22 Ford for Team Penske. He scored his first Xfinity Series win at Watkins Glen International in August of 2019, and his second win a week later at Mid-Ohio. Cindric finished third in the Sunoco Rookie of the Year standings in 2018, behind Tyler Reddick and Christopher Bell. Cindric, splitting time between two teams, had 13 top-10 finishes and earned three poles. He earned a Gander Outdoors Truck Series win at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in 2017 and is also the youngest winner in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Series.