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Richard Petty and Richard Petty Motorsports to Auction Off 2015 Mustang

You won't be able to miss it. With its unmistakable Petty Blue coloring and the sleek design of the 2015 Ford Mustang, a Petty's Garage-built, 2015 Ford Mustang GT will roll onto Mecum Auction's signature red carpet and cross the auction block to be claimed by one lucky winning bidder at the Mecum Dallas auction this September 16-19. The real winner, however, will not only be the...

Smithfield's "Fuel Up With The King" Sweepstakes Gives Fans a Chance to Tailgate With Racing Legend Richard Petty and the No. 43 Team

For racing fans, the opportunity to tailgate with royalty could be just a bacon strip away. Smithfield announced the start of its "Fuel Up with the King" Sweepstakes, where one lucky fan will win the Grand Prize of an all-inclusive trip for two to the 2016 race in Daytona, a new Ford F-150 and a Smithfield-hosted tailgate with "The King" Richard Petty, Aric Almirola, and the legendary...

Hornish to Drive Throwback Winn-Dixie Car at Darlington

Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) announced today that Winn-Dixie will serve as the primary sponsor for Sam Hornish Jr. and the No. 9 Ford team at the Darlington (S.C.) Raceway The Tradition Returns weekend in September.The Southeastern-based grocery store has a long history in NASCAR, serving as a primary and associate sponsor within the top NASCAR series. At The Tradition Returns...

YMCA of Bristol Honored by Nathan's Famous, Food City and American Icon Richard Petty

Thanks to Nathan's Famous, the world famous hot dog company, the YMCA of Bristol was celebrated for being a leader in the community and making active play possible by NASCAR Hall of Fame driver Richard Petty on Saturday afternoon before the race at Bristol Motor Speedway.   As part of its Ready. Set. PLAY. initiative with national non-profit KaBOOM!, Petty surprised John Mack...

Is Danica Patrick Trolling Richard Petty With New Blue Paint Scheme? (Video, Photos)

Danica Patrick’s NASCAR ride received a makeover Tuesday, complete with a new sponsor and (possibly) some shade thrown toward a well-known critic. 3...2...1... And here's @DanicaPatrick's new @NaturesBakery No.10 Chevy for 2016 and beyond!—   (@NASCAR) August 18, 2015 That’s quite a switch from the neon green and orange that Patrick sported under longtime...
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NSCS: Petty Family Makes Statement on Buddy Baker

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (July 8, 2014) – The Petty Family is saddened to hear of the recent health news of Buddy Baker. Baker raced for Petty Enterprises in 1971 and 1972, winning one race each season.   “Buddy has been a part of the NASCAR family for a long, long time, and he’s also a part of our family. He raced with us, shared his stories with us and became our friend. Our thoughts...
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July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

NSCS: Richard Petty Motorsports Sonoma 350 Qualifying Report

Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) is in Napa Valley this weekend for Sunday’s first road course race of the season at the Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway.   Friday, teams entered the track for two practice sessions.  Sam Hornish Jr. and the No. 9 Jacob Companies Ford was a Top-10 car in both sessions.  On Saturday, the track didn’t have the speed from Friday and Hornish qualified 24th...
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June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

NASCAR: Go RPM – Win Hot Passes from northAmerican

Get ready to start your engines! North American Van Lines is excited to announce a promotional giveaway in collaboration with our partner, Richard Petty Motorsports. How to enter, promotion guidelines and full details are provided below. We look forward to sharing our love for Richard Petty Motorsports and racing with you over the next few months! Prize One winner will receive...
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May 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Richard Petty Statement after Accident in Orlando, Florida

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (April 13, 2015) - Richard Petty comments after the passing of Gary Terry, an employee of the Exotic Driving Experience:  “The entire Petty family, and everyone associated with Petty, is deeply saddened by the passing of Gary Terry yesterday.  Our prayers go out to his family and everyone affected by this tragedy.  We are all thinking about the family and...
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Richard Petty Motorsports Announces Driver Update to No. 9 Ford Team

CONCORD, N.C. (September 13, 2014) - Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) announced today the No. 9 team will move forward with a new driver in 2015. Marcos Ambrose, who has been with RPM since 2011, has informed the organization that he will return to his native home of Australia in 2015. This was a personal decision by Ambrose. At this time RPM is currently evaluating several driver...
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September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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