The traditional Petty Enterprises paint job was invented in their Randleman-North Carolina race shop quite by accident.
Owens will lead Almirola and No. 43 team
Special guest Chef Pepin to fuel No. 43 Smithfield Ford Team
No. 43 Smithfield Ford Team poised to score best short-track finish of the season
Aric Almirola: "It really is an honor to drive this 41 and the tribute for Maurice."
Almirola will race No. 41 Ford this weekend to honor Maurice's Hall of Fame career.
Aric Almirola: "Todd Parrott is a good person and a good crew chief and a good friend of mine."
Pays to be fast in practice as rain today in Alabama prevents qualifying at Talladega.
Hopes to come out on Top in "Crap Shoot" Race.
Team will have Smithfield on the Ford at "Home Track".
Will help Farmland donate to local food bank at benefit concert
Aric Almirola is looking to find Victory Lane for the first time in the No. 43 Smithfield Fusion and he’s off to a good start after qualifying fifth yesterday.
No. 43 Team uses two tests to their advantage this weekend.
No. 43 Smithfield Ford Team still confident in contending for the Chase.
No. 43 Air Force Ford team is confident in superspeedway program
No. 43 Farmland Ford Team showed significant improvement in lap times at two-day test
No. 43 Smithfield Ford team still in chase contention
No. 43 Air Force Ford team hope to repeat top-starting spot
Aric Almirola: "Our goal is to win the Sprint Showdown and race for the win in the All-Star Race."
Debuts the No. 43 Gwaltney Ford this weekend.
On a roll, Aric Almirola heads to Smithfield's home track in Virginia. The No. 43 driver shows consistency, eyes Chase spot.
Marcos Ambrose were one of the fastest teams on the track, but bad luck strikes again and the the No. 9 Ford driver finished the day in 20th-place.
6th - Aric Almirola, No. 43 STP Farmland Ford Fusion 15th - Marcos Ambrose, No. 9 Stanley Ford Fusion
Sponsor returns with Operation Homefront to honor military families.
Looks for continued boost in the standings with solid finish in the STP Gas Booster 500.