Wallace’s Darlington Throwback Scheme Unveiled

Richard Petty Motorsports and STP today unveiled a historic look for NASCAR’s throwback weekend. The scheme will take fans back to the beginning of NASCAR’s longest partnership. Bubba Wallace will race the first-ever scheme of longtime partner STP during the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on Labor Day weekend. The car was unveiled at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Since the time Hall of Fame driver and crew chief, “The King” Richard Petty and Dale Inman, created the famous Petty Blue color, the No. 43 machine raced primarily in that shade…

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Petty’s Garage, Medallion Bank Will Sponsor Wallace’s No. 43 Chevrolet This Weekend in Talladega

Richard Petty Motorsports announced on Wednesday that Petty’s Garage and Medallion Bank will be the primary sponsors of Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. and the No. 43 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 team during this weekend’s events at the Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway. Petty’s Garage will be on the hood with Medallion Bank on the sides of a new No. 43 Camaro ZL1 built for this weekend. Petty’s Garage, headquartered in Level Cross, N.C., is a speed shop that specializes in production vehicles, restoration and performance upgrades, including high performance packages for the new…

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Don’t Hold Expectations Too High For Darrell Wallace Jr.

Heading into the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, it was pretty unanimous, Chase Elliott was likely going to be the successor to Dale Earnhardt Jr. as the next NASCAR’s most popular driver. While that’s still likely going to be true, another driver is gaining a ton of momentum. Darrell Wallace Jr. was gaining a ton of attention prior to last weekend’s season opening Daytona 500. Even before his third place finish in the Duels last Thursday night, Wallace was one of the most talked about drivers during Speedweeks.…

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Bubba Wallace Gets a New Sponsor For Atlanta

Just one day after his emotional second place finish in the season opening Daytona 500, Darrell Wallace Jr. has found a new sponsor. Driving 101, which operates the NASCAR Racing Experience, Richard Petty Driving Experience and Mario Andretti Racing Experience will be the primary sponsor in his No. 43 Chevrolet. The NASCAR Racing Experience is an experiential racing company offering realistic racing programs to motorsports fans at 19 tracks across the United States. The Mario Andretti Racing Experience is held at 15 tracks. “It’s great to see partners coming on…

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Bubba Wallace With 3rd Place Duel Finish on Thursday Night

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla – There’s no doubt, there’s no closer friends in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series garage than Ryan Blaney and Darrell Wallace Jr. Those two have grown so close to one another during their young racing careers and have been fun to watch with their off the track antics. Just today even, the duo were joking with one another during a NASCAR Media Availability. They joked about racing with one another in the first duel. Well, their jokes came true actually, as Wallace pushed friend Blaney to the…

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Air Force To Sponsor Bubba Wallace Jr. For 2 Races In 2018, Both Holiday Race Weekend’s

Richard Petty Motorsports announced Monday that the United States Air Force will return as sponsor of its No. 43 Chevrolet and new driver Darrell Wallace Jr. in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. The organization announced via social media that the partnership will be for two key 2018 races — Daytona in July and Phoenix in November. Daytona is the Fourth of July weekend and Phoenix is Veterans Day weekend. “The Air Force is excited to partner with Richard Petty Motorsports once again and this year we are ‘enlisting’ a…

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Wallace Now a Chevrolet Driver, Iconic Numbers In NASCAR Now Housed Under 1 Roof

The long rumored manufacturer change for Richard Petty Motorsports is now confirmed. The organization announced on Friday morning that they have switched from Ford power to Chevrolet. Hidden in that announcement is it will be the third manufacturer that RPM driver Bubba Wallace Jr. has driven for in NASCAR. Wallace, was a Toyota development driver when he came on the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series scene with Kyle Busch Motorsports in 2013. He’d win five races in two seasons with KBM and Toyota. After a third place finish in the…

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Richard Petty Motorsports Merges With Richard Childress Racing, Switches From Ford To Chevrolet

Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) and Richard Childress Racing (RCR) announced today a new partnership between the two organizations.  RCR will supply chassis and engineering support to the team.  The RPM entry will also receive horsepower from ECR Engines, the high-performance engine production, research and development subsidiary of RCR.  With the transition, RPM will permanently move its team headquarters adjacent to the RCR campus in Welcome, N.C.  The move will begin immediately and be completed by January. “We’ve had a tremendous amount of success through our team partnerships over the past…

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Air Force Back With Richard Petty Motorsports For Phoenix

This Saturday is Veterans Day, and Richard Petty Motorsports is proud to have the United States Air Force as its primary partner throughout the weekend. The U.S. Air Force has been a supporter of RPM since its inception in 2009. Throughout the relationship, Richard Petty Motorsports has hosted high level Generals and service men and women from all across the country at the track. More importantly, the U.S. Air Force has helped educate and recruit at the track. Aric Almirola and Richard Petty have played a role in the recruitment…

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Click n’ Close To Sponsor Bubba Wallace Jr. For 3 Races With RPM In 2018

Fort Worth, TX – Click n’ Close, a division of Mid America Mortgage, Inc., has entered into official partnership agreements with the sanctioning body, NASCAR, and one of the most iconic race teams in the sport, Richard Petty Motorsports. The collaborations designate Click n’ Close as the “Official Mortgage Provider of NASCAR®” in addition to becoming a partner of Richard Petty Motorsports. Click n’ Close is Mid America Mortgage’s new digital mortgage approval and closing platform that provides home buyers with a fast, simple and secure experience by automating many of…

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