The 2021 season marks the first year for Kyle Larson as a driver for 13-time NASCAR Cup Series champions Hendrick Motorsports. It was announced in October 2020 the 28-year-old would partner with crew chief Cliff Daniels in the No. 5 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE, marking the return of the organization’s flagship car number.
A new chapter awaits Cliff Daniels as he prepares for the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season. The Smithfield, Virginia, native will be the crew chief for new Hendrick Motorsports driver Kyle Larson and the No. 5 HendrickCars.com Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE entry – a return of the organization’s original car number that was last fielded in 2017.