There are several top drivers going into the 2021 NASCAR season as free agents if the situation remains as it is now.
The 2021 NASCAR season will see a number of key drivers going into the 2021 season as free agents. It is believed that the class of 2020 free agents is one of the largest in NASCAR’s history.
Kyle Larson was considered to be one of the best drivers to enter the next season as a free agent. However, However, he was fired Chip Ganassi Racing and suspended by NASCAR indefinitely after the use of a racial slur in an iRacing series.
Two major impending free agents have signed a contract extension recently. Ryan Blaney signed a multi-year extension with Team Penske and Alex Bowman a one-year extension with Hendrick Motorsports.
Brad Keselowski’s future is up in the air, despite two wins in the last three races. He will be without a contract heading into the 2021 season.
Joe Gibbs Racing’s Eric Jones signed a one-year extension last year and will be without a contract for 2021. Other top free agents include Wood Brothers Racing’s Matt DiBenedetto, Stewart-Haas Racing’s Aric Almirola and Clint Bowyer, Go Fas Racing’s Corey LaJoie, to name some of them.