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Richard Petty Motorsports

March 01, 2016,

Richard Petty Motorsports
The history of Richard Petty Motorsports and full crews for Aric Almirola and Brian Scott.

Manufacturer: Ford
Engine builder: Roush Yates Engines
Debut season: 2009
Owner standings

A performance and marketing driven company, Richard Petty Motorsports, co-owned by NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty and successful business entrepreneur Andrew Murstein, is one of the most recognized brands in all of motorsports. With a history of over 200 wins and business partnerships with national and global leaders, today the race operation fields two teams in competition in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series with drivers Aric Almirola and Brian Scott. Almirola will return to the iconic No. 43 Ford with partners Smithfield Foods, STP, United States Air Force and the “Fresh From Florida” campaign. Scott will make his debut with the team and drive the Petty Family No. 44 Ford. Albertsons Companies, Shore Lodge, Twisted Tea and will join Scott as he competes for Rookie of the Year in his first full-time season in the Sprint Cup Series. The team is headquartered in Mooresville, N.C.

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Driver: Aric Almirola
Car Number: #43
Hometown: Tampa, FL
Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Rookie Year: 2012

Primary team members:
Crew chief: Trent Owens | Hometown: Darlington, SC
Car Chief: Greg Ebert | Hometown: Marshall, WI
Engine Specialist: Robert Brandt | Hometown: Mobile, AL
Spotter: Stevie Reeves | Hometown: Speedway, IN

Over-the-wall crew:
Gasman: Justin Reissmann | Hometown: Lexington, NC
Second Gasman: Bobby Grant | Hometown: Jacksonville, FL
Windshield/Interior: David Cropps | Hometown: Mount Airy, NC
Front Tire Changer: Greg Donlin | Hometown: Zephyrhills, FL
Front Tire Carrier: Devon Armstrong | Hometown: Sherrills Ford, NC
Jackman: Wes Evans | Hometown: Reno, NV
Rear Tire Changer: Colin Fambrough | Hometown: Tyler, TX
Rear Tire Carrier: James Houk | Hometown: Fairplay, MO

Road crew members:
Truck Driver: Scott Robbins | Hometown: Woodsville, NH
Truck Driver: Jason “Spanky” Eidson | Hometown: Dallas, NC
Tire Specialist: John “Amish” Stewart | Hometown: Plains, PA
Shock Specialist/Engineer: Ramie Jones | Hometown: Olney, IL
Engineer: Jason Stockert | Hometown: Mocksville, NC
Engineer: Marc Hendricksen | Hometown: Clinton, NJ
Mechanic: Jason Sheets | Hometown: Carmel, IN
Mechanic: Joey Forgette | Hometown: Iron Mountain, MI
Mechanic: Doug Powers | Hometown: Ladoga, IN
Fuel runner: Kile Stinson | Hometown: Garland, TX

Driver: Brian Scott
Car Number: #44
Hometown: Boise, ID
Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Rookie Year: 2016

Primary team members:
Crew Chief: Chris Heroy | Hometown: Angola, IN
Car Chief: Steve Channing | Hometown: Huxbridge, MA
Engine Specialist: Derek Stamets | Hometown: Milford, NJ
Spotter: Joel Edmonds

Over-the-wall crew:
Gasman: Ben Runge | Hometown: Crawfordsville, IN
Second Gasman: Adam Murphy | Hometown: Clinton, IA
Windshield: Brad Tunny | Hometown: Holton, IN
Front Tire Changer: Chris Winchell | Hometown: Atkinson, NH
Front Tire Carrier: Pat Cole | Hometown: Bartow, FL
Jackman: Gabe Martin | Hometown: Lake Wile, SC
Rear Tire Changer: Chris Shuman | Hometown: St. Augustine, FL
Rear Tire Carrier: Donnie Marvel | Hometown: Union Beach, NJ

Road crew members:
Truck Drivers: Eric Moyer | Hometown: Schaefferstown, PA, Ken Stinnette | Hometown: Cherryville, NC
Tire Specialist: Ryan Wellman | Hometown: Vacaville, CA
Shock Specialist: Troy Libby | Hometown: Scarborough, ME
Engineer: Derek Stamets | Hometown: Milford, NJ
Engineer: Scott Bingham | Hometown: Lawrenceville, GA
Engineer: Roger Schwandner | Hometown: Redwood, NY
Mechanic: Stephen Gonzalez | Hometown: Palmdale, CA
Fuel Runner: John Johns