Basketball ikon and former Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan is investing in NASCAR. Jordan will co-own a racing tim with Denny Hamlin and they already have their first driver for the 2021 series.
On Monday night news broke that Jordan was getting into the racing business with Hamlin and they have hired driver Bubba Wallace as their first driver for the new tim.
While Jordan will be the majority owner of the tim, Hamlin will be the minority owner. The two are close friends and have been connected lewat Jordan Merek for years now. Hamlin has expressed interest in owning a tim and now has timed up with “His Airness”.
“I think that I’m always looking towards what I’m going to do after my driving career is over,” Hamlin said lewat NASCAR.com. “I’ve got some great partners that dukungan me and my decisions in what I will do for years to come.”
Wallace will be the driver of the single car tim after finishhing with five Teratas 10’s this year. He has 105 career starts at NASCAR’s teratas level, all of them with RPM.