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Richard Petty Motorsports has re-signed both of its NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers. Marcos Ambrose will return to drive the No. 9 Ford Fusion while Aric Almirola will drive the No. 43 car during the 2013 season.
This will be the third year at RPM for Ambrose. The 2013 season will make the second year at the team for Almirola.
“It’s good to come back to Richard Petty Motorsports and focus on our future together,” said Ambrose. “We had success this year and recently have made plans to get better for 2013 and beyond. It was great to win at Watkins Glen, earn my first two poles and also have the opportunity to make the ‘Chase’ this year. I think the Petty organization, and this No. 9 team under the leadership of ‘The King,’ Sammy (Johns) and Drew (crew chief Blickensderfer), is going to be even stronger next season. I can’t think of a better place to be and am ready to win.”
In addition to their Sprint Cup Series teams, RPM will continue to field the No. 43 Pilot/Flying J Ford in the NA
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Richard Petty Motorsports has re-signed Sprint Cup Series drivers Marcos Ambrose and Aric Almirola for the 2013 season.
It will be Ambrose's third season at RPM. He will again be behind the wheel of the No. 9 Ford. It will be Almirola's second season in the No. 43 Ford.
Director of Competition Sammy Johns believes ''the chemistry that we are developing now with...
Richard Petty Motorsports announced today that Marcos Ambrose and Aric Almirola will both return to the team in 2013.
Ambrose has two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victories and will enter his third season with the team. Both of his wins have come two years in a row at Watkins Glen International. He will be piloting the No. 9 Stanley/DeWalt Ford once again.
Almirola will once again pilot...
Marcos Ambrose and Aric Almirola will both return to Richard Petty Motorsports in 2013...
SMITHFIELD, VIRGINIA – Each year, the winner of the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship is rewarded with prize money, a championship trophy, a championship ring and other contingency prizes. This season Smithfield, with the help of Richard Petty Motorsports driver Aric Almirola, will see to it that someone will also “bring home the bacon.” Smithfield stepped up today to announce...
Concord, N.C. – Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) confirmed today its current drivers, Marcos Ambrose and Aric Almirola, have re-signed for the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup season. Ambrose will enter his third season driving for the organization. He will again be behind the wheel of the No. 9 Ford with partners Stanley and DEWALT. Almirola will begin his second season as the driver of...
Marcos Ambrose set down a fast lap at the Homestead-Miami Speedway, but it was only good for second starting spot for Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 race. Following Ambrose in the Ford Racing lineup was Carl Edwards in fourth, Aric Almirola in fifth, and Matt Kenseth was 11th. Below are post-qualifying quotes from those drivers and a few others.
RICKY STENHOUSE JR. – No. 6 Fifth...