After serving as a reserve driver for Stewart-Haas Racing, Ryan Preece will pilot the No. 41 Ford for the 2023 NASCAR Cup Series season. In 2022, he made select starts across all three national series. He picked up his first win of the season in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series race at Nashville Superspeedway. In 2021, he drove the No. 37 Chevrolet for JTG Daugherty Racing. In 2020, he earned two top 10s and an average finish of 24.3. In 2019, he earned one top-five and three top-10 finishes. Preece also has competed in several NASCAR Xfinity Series races for Joe Gibbs Racing which saw him record two wins. He won his first Truck Series race in 2021, which doubled as his first career start. Preece also frequently runs in the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour and has won 25 times over his career.