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Grandson of Richard Petty wins late model championship

The 16-year-old grandson of NASCAR legend Richard Petty won his first stock car championship last weekend.

Thad Moffitt, oldest son of Brian and Rebecca Moffitt, claimed the championship in the Southeast Limited Late Model Daytona 1 Challenger Series last Friday. 244 more words

Brian Scott to retire after this season

Brian Scott will retire from driving in NASCAR after this season to focus on his family, he announced Thursday.

Also, Albertsons Companies announced it would terminate its NASCAR program at the end of the season with Scott’s departure. 477 more words

Richard Petty Motorsports, American Red Cross partner on No. 44 for Martinsville

Richard Petty Motorsports announced it has partnered with the American Red Cross as the primary sponsor on the No. 44 of Brian Scott this weekend at Martinsville Speedway in an effort to help Hurricane Matthew relief efforts. 245 more words

Talladega run gives Brian Scott best day of Sprint Cup career

Sunday was Brian Scott’s greatest day in Sprint Cup racing — no ifs, ands or buts about it.

When Sunday’s green flag dropped, Scott had never earned a top-10 finish in NASCAR’s premier series. 635 more words

Richard Petty Motorsports changes crew chiefs on Aric Almirola's No. 43 Ford

After missing the Sprint Cup playoffs, Aric Almirola will have a new crew chief for the final 10 races of the season.

Richard Petty Motorsports replaced Trent Owens with Drew Blickensderfer to lead the team for Almirola’s No. 191 more words

Petty family throwing a 10-month celebration ahead of Richard Petty's 80th birthday

Richard Petty doesn’t turn 80 years old until July 2, 2017, but the Petty family is happy to celebrate months in advance.

Ten months to be exact. 338 more words

Richard Petty Motorsports makes executive change

Richard Petty Motorsports announced Wednesday that it has parted ways with Sammy Johns, vice president of operations.

The team stated that Philippe Lopez and Scott McDougall will temporarily oversee all competition duties previously held by Johns. 207 more words