Sheldon Creed is the driver of the No. 2 Chevrolet Camaro for Richard Childress Racing in the NASCAR Xfinity Series. While 2022 marks Creed’s first fulltime season in the NASCAR Xfinity Series and first season with RCR, he has an accomplished racing background that includes a NASCAR Truck Series Championship (2020), an ARCA Menards Series Championship (2018) and two Stadium SUPER Truck Series Championships (2016, 2015).
Most recently, Creed spent three fulltime seasons in the NASCAR Truck Series, earning eight wins, 24 top five and 37 top 10 finishes in 75 starts.
In 2021, Creed tallied three wins, nine top fives and 11 top 10s in NASCAR Truck Series competition. He raced his way to the Round of 8, marking his second appearance to the NASCAR Truck Series Playoffs. He also made one Xfinity Series start in 2021, finishing 10th after starting 10th in the final race of the season at Phoenix Raceway. f
Creed won the 2020 NASCAR Truck Series driver and owner championship after earning a spot in the Championship 4 for the first time in his career with GMS Racing. During the season, he tallied off five wins, nine top fives and 13 top 10s. He led 587 laps and completed 99.2 percent of laps attempted.
In 2019, he finished 10th overall in his rookie NASCAR Truck Series season with GMS Racing. He posted four top-five finishes and 11 top 10s, just missing the 2019 Playoffs.
Creed made five NASCAR Truck Series starts in 2018 for GMS Racing and Mittler Motorsports, capturing one top five, two top 10s,and earning a season-best finish of fifth at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
In 2017, Creed made one start for Young’s Motorsports and in 2016, he made his NASCAR Truck Series debut at Eldora Speedway for SS Green Light Racing.
Prior to his one Xfinity Series start in 2021, Creed made three other series starts. The first was in 2017 at Mid-Ohio for JD Motorsports. He competed at Road America in 2017 and in 2019, he wheeled the No. 8 JR Motorsports Chevrolet at Daytona.
In his first full season in the ARCA Menards Series in 2018, Creed scored four wins, four poles, 16 top fives and 18 top 10s in 20 starts, beating Zane Smith by 461 points in the championship standings. In total, he has made 39 starts in the ARCA Menards Series, tallying four wins, 22 top fives, 28 top 10s and five poles.
Creed has always been a racer, dating back to when he was three years old riding BMX bikes and winning a state championship two years later. In 2015, he was named the Rallycross X-Games Gold Medalist and he is a two-time Stadium SUPER Trucks Series champion (2015, 2016). He has the most all-time wins in Stadium SUPER Trucks history. Creed’s first experience in sports car racing was in May 2017, when he raced in the Trans-Am Series event at Road Atlanta.
In 2013, he competed in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series and finished in the top three in points.
Creed currently resides in Statesville, NC.