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Cup: Aric Almirola’s No. 43 retains Air Force backing

Jan 29, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT

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The latest partner announcement for Richard Petty Motorsports, which has also confirmed Smithfield Foods’ extension and Twisted Tea as a new partner for Marcos Ambrose, is that of the U.S. Air Force continuing with the No. 43 Ford driven by Aric Almirola.

Almirola will drive the No. 43 Air Force Racing Ford Memorial Day weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway and the Fourth of July weekend race at Daytona International Speedway. In addition, Almirola will continue to support at-track swear-ins for the Delayed Entry Program (DEP) and entertain active duty military guests.

The Air Force remains as a full-time associate sponsor for the car, as well.

  1. hatenapa - Jan 31, 2014 at 2:14 PM

    As long as Chase Elliot crashed the NAPA car every week I’m good.

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