Smithfield Foods will expand their venture into NASCAR racing. The world’s largest pork processor and hotdog producer will sponsor the No. 43 car driven by Aric Almirola for 25 events in 2013.
Smithfield Foods and its family of brands including Eckrich, Farmland, Gwaltney and Smithfield will all participate as primary sponsors throughout the year.
The first race for Smithfield will be the 55th running of the Daytona 500 on February 24.