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Aric Almirola driving STP car at Darlington, Sam Hornish in Winn Dixie

Aric Almirola will drive an STP themed No. 43 Ford Fusion this weekend at Darlington Raceway. Almirola’s car will look just like the car that was driven by Richard Petty in 1972. Back in 1972, STP debuted on The King’s car making one of the most memorable driver-sponsorship combinations in NASCAR history. “When you think throwback racing, you think STP and ‘The King’,”...
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Almirola and No. 43 STP Team Throwback to 1972

Aric Almirola and the No. 43 team are still in the hunt for a Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup transfer spot with just two races remaining before the start of the Chase. Currently, the team is 35 points outside of the cutoff. Not only will the team be fighting for a good finish to earn a Chase spot, but they will also throwback to 1972 with the No. 43 STP Ford for The Tradition Returns...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Fit for 'The King': Almirola to run 1972 Petty STP scheme

Aric Almirola and the No. 43 STP Ford Fusion will will be running a 1972 "Petty Blue" and Day-Glo Red paint scheme at Darlington Raceway.
Via Shake and Bake
August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

NSCS: Eckrich, Kroger and Aric Almirola Honor Military Family

Dietz Family Surprised with One Year of FREE Groceries at Kroger Headquarters   LISLE, Ill. – (August 4, 2015) – There was a celebration in Cincinnati for more than just Kroger employees on Tuesday morning.  Eckrich, the makers of naturally hardwood smoked sausage and savory deli meats, hosted NASCAR driver Aric Almirola at Kroger’s headquarters. While making the visit, Eckrich...
Via On Pit Road
August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

NSCS: Eckrich and NASCAR Star Aric Almirola Give Military Family a New Car at Indy

Indiana Family Surprised with a Replica No. 43 Ford Fusion, Free Groceries for One Year LISLE, Ill. (July 25, 2015) – Our other car isn’t like this one!  That may be the thoughts of Luther and Stephani Martin after Eckrich and NASCAR driver Aric Almirola surprised the military family with a new custom-made 2016 Ford Fusion, designed to replicate the No. 43 scheme that Almirola...
Via On Pit Road
July 25, 2015  |  Discuss

NSCS: Almirola and No. 43 Nathan’s Famous Team Refreshed and Ready to Race into The Chase

Almirola to Open Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest on Sunday After a much appreciated off-weekend, Aric Almirola and the No. 43 Nathan’s Famous Ford team are ready to tackle the first road course race of the season. The team will head to the 10-turn Sonoma Raceway and compete to stay on the Chase Grid and work their way back into the Top-10 in Championship Points....
Via On Pit Road
June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

NSCS: Heading to his Favorite Track, Almirola Hopes to Score First Top-10 of 2015

No. 43 Smithfield Team Poised to Improve on their Top-15 Average Finish kamagra zsel rendels Aric Almirola and the No. 43 Smithfield Ford team head to Almirola’s favorite track, Dover International Speedway, to try to score their first Top-10 finish in 2015. Running consistently in the Top-15 this season, the team is ready to post their first Top-10 and continue to...
Via On Pit Road
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

NSCS: Despite Long Odds, Almirola Has Fighting Chance of Advancing to Next Round of Chase

LOUDON, N.H.–Many had Aric Almirola wrote off as a championship contender as soon as he punched his Chase ticket with a win in a rain-shortened race at Daytona in July. Last week, anyone who clung on to any hope that Almirola would go on to win the championship in 2014 were crushed when his No. 43 Ford Fusion went up in smoke with less than 40 laps remaining, while running in sixth...
Via Rubbings Racing
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Momentum is the Focus at Richmond for Almirola and No. 43 Team

After qualifying for this weekend's race at Richmond International Raceway (RIR), the final race before The Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, Aric Almirola and the No. 43 team will officially make The Chase. Last weekend, the team turned their momentum around with a Top-10 finish and look to continue building momentum leading into The Chase this weekend at RIR as Almirola pilots the...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Aric Almirola wins rain-shortened Coke Zero 400 in No. 43 car

After four days of rain and multiple big wrecks, Mother Nature finally put an end to Sunday's Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway on Lap 113 of 160. When NASCAR called the event, Aric Almirola was out front, scoring his first career Sprint Cup Series victory in the iconic No. 43 race car he drives for Richard Petty Motorsports. "Really proud of (crew chief) Trent Owen...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

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