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ARIC ALMIROLA RUMORS

NASCAR: Last Week’s Daytona Winner Aric Almirola Crashes in Practice at New Hampshire

Loudon, NH- Last weekend, Aric Almirola took the famed No. 43 back to victory lane at Daytona in the rain shortened Coke Zero 400. It was the first win for the No. 43 Ford since 1999 and the first time that number had been to victory lane at the Daytona International Speedway since the Firecracker 400 on July 4th, 1984. That was the famed race where Richard Petty won his 200th victory...
Via Race Review Online
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Almirola gets his flag

With last week’s race at Daytona ending under red-flag conditions, first-time Sprint Cup winner Aric Almirola never got the opportunity to retrieve the checkered flag from the flag stand. “When I got in the race car (Friday) morning, the checkered flag was sitting inside my race car. That was really cool,” Almirola said. The flag appeared courtesy of veteran NASCAR flag man...

Richard Petty Motorsports Accomplishes Goal of Making Chase Field,Writes a Storybook Finish at Daytona

CONCORD, N.C. (July 7, 2014) - The commitment of Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) and all its partners to get into The Chase came to fruition Sunday afternoon at the perfect place, The World Center of Racing, the Daytona International Speedway. Putting the No. 43 back where it should be, Aric Almirola and the No. 43 U.S. Air Force team won the rain-delayed and rain-shortened Coke...
Via On Pit Road
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Coke Zero 400 Recap-NASCAR

Aric Almirola wins first career race in rain shortened Coke Zero 400, iconic 43 back in victor lane for the first time since 1999 Aric Almirola won his first career Sprint Cup race on Sunday after the race was called for rain with only 48 laps remaining. The event was scheduled to be run on Saturday, […] The post Coke Zero 400 Recap-NASCAR appeared first on Champs Nation.
Via Champs Nation
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Petty's No. 43 returns to Daytona Victory Lane with Aric Almirola

For years, Aric Almirola’s name in the record books has come with a weird asterisk. In 2007 at Milwaukee, he was just a part-time Nationwide (...
Via Athlon Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Almirola Wins on the King's Anniversary; Complete Coke Zero 400 Results

Aric Almirola took the Petty Motorsports Ford to Victory Lane at Daytona, at the same track and on the same weekend that Richard Petty achieved his 200th and final NASCAR win 30 years earlier. In an event postponed one day and then truncated to 112 laps due to rain, Almirola recorded the first win of his Sprint Cup career and probably assured himself a spot in this year's ...
Via Racing-reference
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Race Recap: Almirola Survives Wrecks And Rain For First Win

The stars and rain clouds aligned for Aric Almirola, as he won his first career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race in Sunday’s rain delayed and shortened Coke Zero 400 from the Daytona International Speedway. It was his first triumph in 125 career starts, the first for the famous #43 of[...]
Via Start 'N' Park Blog
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Aric Almirola wins rain-shortened Coke Zero 400

Aric Almirola got his first career Sprint Cup Series victory and first victory for the No. 43 car since 1999 on Sunday by winning the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. The race was called because of rain after 112 of the 160 laps were completed on the 2.5-mile super speedway.  Almirola led 14 laps. The 30-year-old Almirola got his first win on the 30th anniversary...
Via Sports-Glory
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Eckrich and Almirola Surprise Military Family with Luxury VIP Experience

LISLE, Ill. (June 26, 2014) - Army Specialist Daniel O’Dell and his wife never thought they would be meeting a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver at the Kentucky Speedway on Thursday afternoon. So, imagine their surprise when they walked into a luxury motorcoach and were greeted by Aric Almirola, driver of the No. 43 Eckrich Ford. Almirola was there to thank O’Dell and his wife...
Via On Pit Road
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Almirola Does Not Hold Back On Scott After Accident

After contact with Brian Scott sent Aric Almirola spinning into the infield and destroying his #43 Farmland Ford, Almriola did not hold back on his comments with FOX Sports. When shown the accident, Almirola told FOX Sports’ Jeff Hammond: “That’s the first chance I got to see the replay. It’s pretty obvious[...]
Via Start 'N' Park Blog
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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