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CONCORD, N.C. – Aric Almirola will make his return to NASCAR Nationwide Series competition for the first time since competing full-time in 2011 when he finished fourth in the point standings. Almirola will substitute for Michael Annett, who was injured in a crash at Daytona International Speedway, in the No. 43 Flying J Ford at Phoenix (Ariz.) International Raceway. The Dollar General 200 will mark Almirola’s sixth Nationwide start at the one-mile track. The Tampa, Fla., native previously earned a pole award (2011) and a sixth-place finish (2010) at the Phoenix, Ariz., track. Comments from Flying J Ford Fusion Driver Aric Almirola: “This is never a situation that you want to have. The most important thing is for Michael to get better and get back in the No. 43 Flying J Ford. I’m happy to step in for him this weekend as he recovers. This will make a busy weekend for me, but I am excited for the added track time. I really like Phoenix and have found some success in both Cup and Nation...
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