A champion-worthy love! NASCAR driver Austin Dillon discovered love with Whitney Dillon (née Ward) — which has solely continued to develop through the years.
“I feel centering [our relationship] off of God is firstly,” the race automotive driver solely informed Us Weekly in June 2022. “[We] each have a relationship with God and [also] figuring out that Whitney jogs my memory continuously ‘put the cellphone down, it’s time for household time now,’ [because] I imply, I’m continuously engaged on both racing or our PBR [professional bull riding] workforce.”
He continued: “So once we sit all the way down to have time for one another, we’ve been actually engaged on that and simply working collectively and, and pushing one another in, in our careers and what we like to do. And, , since we’ve had [our son] Ace, our thoughts’s actually been set on him.”
The North Carolina native and Whitney first linked in 2015, practically one yr earlier than they received engaged.
“I really went again for an exhibition race at Boyd’s when Whitney and I had been speaking, and her dad got here along with her brother to observe me race, and we had a extremely good night time there,” Austin recalled throughout an April 2022 interview on Chattanooga, Tennessee’s WDEF News 12. “That’s the night time I set the quick time. I took her brother and him in a journey across the monitor, and that was form of once I felt like I’d locked within the household. … Once I talked on the mic that night time, I stated, ‘Yeah, I’m courting a lady from Soddy.’ All people cheered. It was cool.”
Because the couple’s romance continued to warmth up, the previous Tennessee Titans cheerleader has continued to be a fervent supporter of her man’s profession.
“I all the time get nervous [watching him compete]. I’m like a high-energy individual,” Whitney admitted to Us in June 2022 forward of the premiere of the couple’s Austin Dillon’s Life in the Fast Lane actuality TV sequence. “My feelings are on, like, 50,000 always. So sure, I all the time get nervous and really excited. It’s an thrilling sport and I really like that we’re part of it.”
The pair ultimately expanded their brood when their first youngster, son Ace RC Dillon, was born in June 2020.
“I might love if Ace was a race automotive driver and took on the three and actually proceed the household legacy [because] that’s what it’s all about. It’s all about household at RCR,” the boutique proprietor informed Us, referring to Richard Childress Racing, which was based by her partner’s grandfather, Richard Childress.
Scroll beneath for the twosome’s full relationship timeline: