Harrison Burton to make Xfinity debut with JGR at Bristol

The Xfinity Series debut of Harrison Burton will take place this weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Burton will compete in a Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota Supra at races at Bristol (April 6), Iowa (June 16), New Hampshire (July 20), Richmond (Sept. 20), Charlotte Roval (Sept. 28), Dover (Oct. 5), Kansas (Oct. 19) and Texas (Nov. 2).

DEX Imaging will be Burton’s sponsor for the eight races.

“It’s going to be a life-changing experience for me,” Burton said during the announcement on Joe Gibbs Racing’s Facebook page. “I’ve been working my whole life for this.”

The son of former driver and NASCAR on NBC analyst Jeff Burton, Harrison is running the full season in the Gander Outdoors Truck Series for Kyle Busch Motorsports.