Ware missed Sunday’s Cup race on the Bristol Grime with an announcement from Rick Ware Racing (RWR) saying it was “to deal with a private matter.” Matt Crafton drove the automobile in his absence.
He was arrested on April 10 and charged with felony assault by strangulation (inflict critical harm), in addition to misdemeanor assault on a feminine.
Ware, 27, has almost 100 begins within the Cup Collection with only one top-ten (sixth at Daytona in 2022). He has pushed for the group owned by his father since he made his debut again in 2017, and at the moment sits thirty first within the championship standings.
Ware was additionally a part of the LMP2-Am championship-winning group within the Asian Le Mans Collection through the 2019-2020 season. He has one look within the Rolex 24 and three IndyCar begins as properly, all with RWR.
The group launched the next assertion:
“We’re conscious of the incident concerning Cody Ware and his indefinite suspension from NASCAR competitors. We perceive NASCAR’s place on this matter and settle for their resolution.
“The matter continues to be underneath investigation and Cody is absolutely cooperating with the authorities, as due course of takes its course. RWR is dedicated to persevering with our multi-car efforts within the NASCAR Cup Collection and is within the technique of finalizing our plans for the No. 51 entry at Martinsville Speedway, and past.
“These plans will probably be introduced within the coming days.”