Articles tagged ‘Sam Hornish Jr’

Apr 14

Hornish Brings Nature Blast to Bristol

2015 NSCS No. 9 Nature Blast Ford Fusion Rendition No. 9 Team Looks to RPM's Past Success at Half-mile Track Last year's spring race at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway was one of the many highlights for Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) in 2014. The team's Cup drivers, Aric Almirola and Marcos Ambrose, finished third and fifth, respectively. Since 2009, RPM has accumulated five Top-Five and seven Top-10 finishes. The No. 9 team led by Sam Hornish Jr. and Crew Chief Drew Blickensderfer are looking for another top finish this weekend. It will be the duo's first trip to Bristol together, but Hornish is confident in the team's recent success at the .533-mile track. This weekend will be Hornish's first appearance at the track since 2013. He has 12 starts at Bristol between ... FULL STORY »

Biagi-DenBeste No. 98 Ford Mustang to Honor Texas Racing Legend Carroll Shelby at Texas Motor Speedway

Biagi-DenBeste Racing Logo FORT WORTH, Texas – April 8, 2015 – The Biagi-DenBeste No. 98 Ford Mustang will gear up for Texas Motor Speedway to compete in the sixth race of the NASCAR XFINITY season, the O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 on Friday, April ... FULL STORY »

Hornish Eying Track Record Heading to Texas

2015 NSCS No. 9 Medallion Bank/Lyon Financial Ford Fusion Rendition Lyon Financial Joins RPM and Medallion Bank in Texas If you look at Sam Hornish Jr.'s calendar, there's a good chance Texas Motor Speedway is circled bright and bold. Hornish had success at the 1.5-mile track over the last 15 years ... FULL STORY »

Aric Almirola and Sam Hornish Jr. to Drive Biagi-DenBeste No. 98 Ford Mustang in 10 XFINITY Series Races

Richard Petty Motorsports Logo MOORESVILLE, N.C. (April 7, 2015) - Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) and Biagi-DenBeste Racing announced today that they will continue their partnership with Aric Almirola and Sam Hornish Jr. in the Biagi-DenBeste No. 98 Ford Mustang in 10 NASCAR XFINITY Series ... FULL STORY »

Hornish Hopes Historic Petty Past Leads to Success at Martinsville

2015 NSCS Driver Sam Hornish Jr., on track in the No. 9 Mercury Marine/Medallion Bank Ford Fusion - Photo Credit: Harry How/Getty Images No. 9 Team Earned Top-Five Finish at Half-Mile Track in Spring of Last Year Throughout the years, there hasn't been an organization that has dominated at Martinsville Speedway like the Pettys. From 1949-2008, Petty Enterprises accumulated 19 wins, 53 top-five and ... FULL STORY »

Fast Two-Mile Track Gives Hornish California State-of-mind

2015 NSCS No. 9 Mercury Marine/Medallion Bank Ford Fusion Rendition Hornish Set IndyCar Record at Auto Club in 2003 Win Auto Club Speedway is close to the top when it comes to Sam Hornish Jr.'s list of favorite tracks. Like Phoenix, it's a track where he's found success in both stock ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS 500 Q&A with Sam Hornish Jr

2015 NSCS Driver Sam Hornish Jr., on track at Phoenix international Raceway in the No. 9 Camping World/Medallion Bank Ford Fusion - Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images Sam Hornish Jr. has enjoyed great success over the years at Phoenix International Raceway in several forms of racing. The Richard Petty Motorsports driver returns to the Valley of the Sun looking to build on that success, and talked about ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS Driver Sam Hornish Jr. on track in the No. 9 Camping World/Medallion Bank Ford Fusion, - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Hornish Returns Medallion Bank and Camping World Colors at Phoenix
Posted 03.10.15
Hornish Boasts a Winning Resume at Track, Only Driver to Accomplish "Unique" Feat Sam Hornish Jr. is no stranger to Phoenix International Raceway. In fact, he's had great success at the one-mile track. In 2011, he became the first-ever driver to win at Phoenix in both the IndyCar Series and a ...FULL STORY »
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Hornish Returns to Las Vegas After Victory in Last Appearance
Posted 03.03.15
Camping World Makes Debut on No. 9 This Weekend The last time Sam Hornish Jr. visited Las Vegas Motor Speedway, he celebrated in Victory Lane. Hornish won the NASCAR XFINITY Series race at the 1.5-mile track in 2013. This weekend, he returns competing in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for Richard ...FULL STORY »
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Medallion Bank to Sponsor No. 9 Richard Petty Motorsports Team in 2015
Posted 02.26.15
Bank to Partner with Select Recreational and Home Improvement Companies; Camping World to Partner with No. 9 Team at Las Vegas and Phoenix MOORESVILLE, N.C. (February 26, 2015) - Medallion Bank announced today a strategic partnership with Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) to support RPM and the No. 9 Ford team driven by ...FULL STORY »
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Aric Almirola and Sam Hornish Jr. to Race XFINITY Races with Biagi-DenBeste Racing
Posted 02.26.15
Richard Petty Motorsports Drivers to Race Biagi-DenBeste No. 98 MOORESVILLE, N.C. (February 26, 2015) - Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) and Biagi-DenBenste Racing announced today they will extend their partnership to enter both Aric Almirola and Sam Hornish Jr. in three NASCAR XFINITY Series races this season. Almirola raced with the ...FULL STORY »
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Underdogs Still Shine In Daytona 500
Posted 02.22.15
DAYTONA BEACH, Florida – Even though a core of veteran drivers made up the top-five of the 57th annual Daytona 500, there were still a host of drivers and teams that deserve some credit for their efforts in the “Great American Race.” Truth be told, while the top-three finishers were ...FULL STORY »
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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Leads First Daytona 500 Practice
Posted 02.14.15
In the opening practice for next Sunday’s Daytona 500, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. posted the quickest time of 48 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series cars that took time at the "World Center of Racing." Stenhouse Jr. led the way with a time of 44.413 seconds at 202.64 miles per hour, edging Richard ...FULL STORY »
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Nature Blast and SafeZorb Join Richard Petty Motorsports at Daytona 500
Posted 02.06.15
Two More Companies Sign with Sam Hornish and No. 9 Ford Team for Historical Attempt MOORESVILLE, N.C. (February 6, 2015) - Two more national brands announced today they will join Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM), Sam Hornish, Jr. and the No. 9 Ford Performance team for the Daytona 500. Nature Blast and ...FULL STORY »
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2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Media Tour: Richard Petty Motorsports Q&A
Posted 01.28.15
Richard Petty Motorsports has a new driver this season as Sam Hornish Jr. replaces Marcos Ambrose while Aric Almirola looks to build on his best season that resulted in his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory and a spot in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.  Both drivers were ...FULL STORY »
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Twisted Tea to Make 2015 Debut at Daytona 500 with Richard Petty Motorsports
Posted 01.28.15
Will Return to Daytona in July to Compliment Full Season Associate Sponsorship of No. 9 Ford MOORESVILLE, N.C. (January 28, 2015) - It has been just over one year when Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) announced that Twisted Tea Brewing Company partnered with the organization in its first NASCAR sponsorship. Today, RPM announced ...FULL STORY »

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