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Rheem Back With Christopher Bell, JGR for 2023

Rheem has re-upped as sponsor of Christopher Bell’s No. 20 in the NASCAR Cup Series for Joe Gibbs Racing, JGR announced Sept. 29.

The news confirms that Bell will be back in the ride for 2023.

“We are thrilled to have Rheem continue their partnership with Christopher and our No. 20 team,” Joe Gibbs, JGR owner, said in a team release. “They have been a long-time supporter of not only our race team, but really to our entire sport of NASCAR. They are a tremendous model of how to build a successful program and we are thrilled to continue to help them reach their goals.”

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“Rheem has been a huge supporter of mine both on and off the track, I’m proud of the relationship we’ve built and the customers and guests I’ve been able meet over the years,” Bell added. “I’m looking forward to finishing 2022 strong and kicking off 2023 with Rheem on the car.”

Bell has one win, 10 top fives and 17 top 10s in the Cup Series this season. He enters Talladega Superspeedway 11th in points, 29 below the cut line for the Round of 8.

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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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