Decker has announced racing plans for the 2023 season
Natalie Decker has landed a contract for the 2023 season. She’ll drive a part-time schedule in the NASCAR Xfinity Series as well as the ARCA Menards Series.
The team tweeted, “Natalie Decker will join Emerling-Gase Motorsports for a part time schedule in both the ARCA Menards Series and NASCAR Xfinity series!”
Per a comment from Decker, the new partnership is set to begin in Daytona.
The team is owned by Patrick Emerling and Joey Gase. The North Carolina team was founded in 2022.
Last year, Shane Lee, Joey Gase, Jeffrey Earnhardt, Parker Kligerman, Patrick Emerling, Chris Dyson, Brad Perez and Dawson Cram shared the seat in the No. 35 Xfinity machine. The team also fielded the No. 53.
Decker made her NASCAR debut via the Truck Series in 2016.
A sponsorship announcement is set to be released today.