William McComas Byron Jr. competes full-time in the NASCAR Cup Series as an American professional stock car racing driver. He drives the No. 24 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 for Hendrick Motorsports at present.
With a dominant performance, William Byron claimed his fifth career Cup Series victory and first at Las Vegas, after leading 176 laps and sweeping the stages. He surpassed Martin Truex Jr. and the rest of the field to secure the win, which was his first since April of last year at Martinsville.
Byron said, “I’ve led a lot of laps in a few races before, but having this level of performance with this team is definitely a positive sign. It’s a unique sensation for me to have a team working with me that can execute so well. It’s all about teamwork.”
Following William Byron’s victory at Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Las Vegas, his personal life especially his girlfriend caught the interest of his admirers. For those who are unaware, he is currently in a happy relationship with Erin Blaney, who is the sister of Ryan Blaney, a car racing driver. Read on to know everything about Erin and their relationship.
When Did William And Erin Start Dating?
William Byron and Erin Blaney have been in a romantic relationship since autumn 2019, and one month after they began dating, Byron took to Instagram to publicly announce their relationship.
Byron psoted a picture of him and Erin posing affectionately in front of a Christmas tree. He captioned it, “Thanks for showing me around Asheville, You’re quite the Axe thrower,” along with a brief video clip of Erin skillfully hurling an axe at a target during one of their unique dates. Since 2019, Erin has been featured multiple times on her partner’s Instagram, and it’s evident that Byron is deeply fond of her.
It’s noteworthy that Erin Blaney is the sister of Ryan Blaney, who is also a driver in the Cup Series. Despite the possibility of clashes between Ryan Blaney and Byron on the track, the two are good friends outside of racing. Byron has even spent holidays with the Blaney family, and the couple frequently shares pictures together on social media. Their relationship appears to be affectionate and caring.
Meet Erin Blaney, William Byron’s Girlfriend
Erin Blaney is an interior designer and is currently working at Kathryn Lilly Interiors, which is a designer studio. Erin graduated from Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School and subsequently pursued a bachelor’s degree in public health education and promotion, with a minor in advertising, at the University of Alabama from 2015 to 2019. While in college, she held a job at a boutique and completed internships at Make-A-Wish and in Ireland.
Blaney’s charitable work includes volunteering for the Alzheimer’s Association, and she currently serves as the executive director of the Ryan Blaney Family Foundation, a position she has held since 2019.
Erin has amassed a significant following on Instagram, where she goes under the handle @erinblaney. Currently, she has 19.6 followers. Her bio reveals that she graduated from the University of Alabama and presently resides in Charlotte, North Carolina. She keeps posting pictures with her boyfriend, family as well as on a regular basis.