Aric Almirola driving iconic STP No. 43 at Bristol


Aric Almirola has already locked up a spot in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase. On Saturday night the veteran driver will again climb behind the wheel of the No. 43 Ford Fusion for Richard Petty Motorsports but this time he will do so in the iconic STP red and blue paint scheme.

Take a moment to look at these photos of Almirola’s STP car which was made famous by team owner Richard Petty.

Almirola will has his work cut out for him as he spun out on his warm up lap in qualifying and did not record a time. He will start 42nd in the Irwin Tools Night Race.