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Aric Almirola takes the No. 43 back to 1972 for Southern 500

Anyone nervous that Richard Petty Motorsports wouldn’t take part in the retro paint scheme bonanza for next weekend’s Southern 500, can rest easy. “The King” hasn’t let you down. 275 more words

Because of Winn-Dixie: Sam Hornish Jr., supermarket partner for Southern 500

When you see Sam Hornish Jr.’s car for the Sept. 6 Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway, you’ll be wondering if it’s 1998 all over again. 238 more words

Sam Hornish Jr. making first Sprint Cup start at Indy since 2012

It’s been nine years since Sam Hornish Jr. experienced the biggest moment of his racing career when he won the 2006 Indianapolis 500.

Two years later, the Ohio native made the jump from IndyCar to NASCAR for his first of two full-time stents in stock car racing. 286 more words

Richard Petty and fabled 1970 Plymouth Superbird ride again

Richard Petty went back in time Friday – 45 years and 4,000 miles away from Charlotte.

The King, who turns 78 on July 2, made his third visit to the Goodwood Festival of Speed in West Sussex, England. 377 more words

Hornish looks for turnaround to rough season starting at Michigan

Returning to the Sprint Cup Series this season was a dream come true for Sam Hornish Jr., especially because he would be driving for one of NASCAR’s most legendary names, Hall of Famer Richard Petty. 494 more words

Richard Petty to be honored by International Motor Racing Research Center

Seven-time NASCAR champion Richard Petty will be presented the Cameron R. Argetsinger Award by the International Motor Racing Research Center, located in Watkins Glen, N.Y. 109 more words

Almirola takes advantage of late cautions, earns best result of 2015

With 17 laps remaining in Sunday’s Fedex 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks, Aric Almirola was running in 10th place. Even if he stayed there, he would earn his best finish of 2015. 376 more words