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David Starr Running Full Time for MBM After Daytona

David Starr will drive MBM Motorsports’ No. 13 for the full NASCAR Xfinity Series following this weekend’s season opener, he announced via social media Feb. 11.

Starr begins his season in the No. 13 at the Daytona International Speedway road course next weekend.

Starr’s familiar sponsor Whataburger will support the effort in 19 races.


Chad Finchum is scheduled to drive the No. 13 at Daytona this weekend.

After being set to run full time for JD Motorsports with Gary Keller’s No. 6 in 2020, Starr ended up stepping out of the ride after the COVID-19 pandemic break in spring. He eventually drove 12 races during the season, many for SS Green Light Racing, with a best finish of 13th at Texas Motor Speedway.

Starr also ran one NASCAR Cup Series race in 2020, finishing 32nd at Martinsville Speedway for Rick Ware Racing.

Starr joins Timmy Hill as MBM’s other full-time driver in 2021.

About the author

Rutherford is the managing editor of Frontstretch, a position he gained in 2015 after serving on the editing staff for two years. At his day job, he's a journalist covering music and rock charts at Billboard. He lives in New York City, but his heart is in Ohio -- you know, like that Hawthorne Heights song.

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