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Richard Petty | Two re-sign

Mon, 19 Nov 2012 09:53:51 -0800

Richard Petty Motorsports made official the signings of driver Marcos Ambrose and Aric Almirola to drive for the team next season. It will be Ambrose's third season in the No. 9 and Almirola's second in the No. 43 car.

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Richard Petty | Drew Blickensderfer to work with Marcos Ambrose

Tue, 30 Oct 2012 08:47:39 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports announced Tuesday, Oct. 30, that crew chief Drew Blickensderfer will serve as the crew chief for Marcos Ambrose. Blickensderfer spent the Sprint Cup season working with Richard Childress Racing driver Jeff Burton. Blickensderfer will be replacing crew chief Mike Ford, who will no longer be with the organization.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose close to deal

Mon, 01 Oct 2012 09:42:26 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose is close to signing a new deal with the team. RPM will also announce a new deal with Ford soon. The team could also be talking with driver Aric Almirola about returning to the No. 43 car.

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Richard Petty | Swapping crew chiefs

Tue, 11 Sep 2012 08:55:07 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports has decided to swap the crew chiefs for drivers Aric Almirola and Marcos Ambrose in the Sprint Cup Series after both drivers failed to make the Chase. Mike Ford will move to Ambrose's No. 9 team while crew chief Todd Parrott will work with Almirola for the remainder of the season. Ambrose sits 15th in the standings while Almirola is 22nd going into the final 10 races. Neither driver is under contract for the 2013 season.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose wants to return

Fri, 07 Sep 2012 09:01:53 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose said he wants to return to the team for the 2013 Sprint Cup season, and he's waiting for the team to offer him a new deal. "RPM has to work out where they're at (with Ford) before they can lock in their drivers, so I'm looking forward to having that discussion with them and, hopefully, we can all agree to move forward very quickly," Ambrose said.

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NASCAR | Nine drivers locked into Chase

Thu, 06 Sep 2012 08:54:32 -0700

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin, Roush Fenway Racing driver Greg Biffle, Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., Roush Fenway Racing driver Matt Kenseth, Hendrick Motorsports driver Jimmie Johnson, Michael Waltrip Racing driver Martin Truex Jr., Penske Championship Racing driver Brad Keselowski, Michael Waltrip Racing driver Clint Bowyer and Richard Childress Racing driver Kevin Harvick are the nine drivers that have clinched a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Stewart-Haas Racing driver Tony Stewart and Hendrick Motorsports driver Kasey Kahne are in the 10th and 11th spots currently. Stewart-Haas Racing driver Ryan Newman, Hendrick Motorsports driver Jeff Gordon, Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose, Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch and Joe Gibbs Racing driver Joey Logano are fighting for the final playoff spot.

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Richard Petty | Staying in Sprint Cup Series

Thu, 30 Aug 2012 09:05:41 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports will remain in the Sprint Cup Series in 2013 despite a loss of manufacturer money and limited sponsorship. Owner Richard Petty is hoping to have a new deal with Ford in the next three weeks. The team has enough sponsorship right now to field two Cup teams in 2013. However, Petty isn't sure drivers Marcos Ambrose (No. 9 car) and Aric Almirola (No. 43) will be around next year.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose wins at Watkins Glen

Mon, 13 Aug 2012 10:13:23 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose won the Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen on the final lap Sunday, Aug. 12, passing Penske Championship Racing driver Brad Keselowski. It was Ambrose's second straight win at the track.

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Richard Petty Motorsports | Aric Almirola wins pole at Charlotte

Fri, 25 May 2012 09:02:34 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Aric Almirola won the pole position for the Sprint Cup Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway Thursday, May 24. Teammate Marcos Ambrose finished second.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose shows well in first Shootout

Sat, 18 Feb 2012 20:10:36 -0800

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose finished third in the 2012 Budweiser Shootout Saturday, Feb. 18. It was the Australian driver's first start in the Shootout at Daytona International Speedway.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose wins at Watkins Glen

Mon, 15 Aug 2011 10:06:07 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose won the Sprint Cup Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips at the Glen Monday, Aug. 15. It was Ambrose's first career Sprint Cup victory.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose finishes 23rd at Richmond

Mon, 02 May 2011 09:07:23 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose finished 23rd in the Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway Saturday, April 30.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose finishes 32nd at Talladega

Mon, 18 Apr 2011 09:36:07 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose finished 32nd in the Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway Sunday, April 17, according to NASCAR.com.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose finishes sixth at Texas

Mon, 11 Apr 2011 09:06:22 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose finished sixth in the Sprint Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway Saturday, April 9, according to NASCAR.com.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose finishes 29th at Martinsville

Mon, 04 Apr 2011 09:25:45 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose finished 29th in the Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway Sunday, April 3, according to NASCAR.com.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose finishes 28th at Bristol

Mon, 28 Mar 2011 09:26:41 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose finished 28th in the Sprint Cup Auto Club 400 at Bristol Motor Speedway Sunday, March 27, according to NASCAR.com.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose finishes 15th at Bristol

Mon, 21 Mar 2011 10:10:57 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose finished 15th in the Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway Sunday, March 20, according to NASCAR.com.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose finishes fourth at Las Vegas

Mon, 07 Mar 2011 09:07:55 -0800

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose finished fourth in the Sprint Cup race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Sunday, March 6, according to The Associated Press.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose finishes 16th at Phoenix

Mon, 28 Feb 2011 10:15:02 -0800

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose finished 16th in the Sprint Cup Subway Fresh Fit 500 at Phoenix International Raceway Sunday, Feb. 27, according to NASCAR.com.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose finishes 37th at Daytona

Mon, 21 Feb 2011 11:23:15 -0800

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose finished 37th in the Daytona 500 Sunday, Feb. 20, according to NASCAR.com.

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Richard Petty | DeWalt to sponsor Marcos Ambrose

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 09:42:46 -0800

DeWalt Tools signed a two-year agreement to become the primary sponsor for Richard Petty Motorsports and driver Marcos Ambrose in the No. 9 Ford for the Sprint Cup schedule, according to ESPN.com's Terry Blount.

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Richard Petty | Todd Parrott to serve as crew chief

Tue, 23 Nov 2010 10:05:54 -0800

Richard Petty Motorsports announced Tuesday, Nov. 23, that crew chief Todd Parrott will serve as the crew chief for driver Marcos Ambrose and the No. 9 Ford team in the Sprint Cup season next year, according to FOXSports.com's Lee Spencer.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 26th at Homestead-Miami

Mon, 22 Nov 2010 10:42:08 -0800

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 26th in the Sprint Cup Ford 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway Sunday, Nov. 21, according to NASCAR.com.

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Richard Petty | To field two cars next year

Mon, 22 Nov 2010 10:11:06 -0800

Richard Petty Motorsports owner Richard Petty said the team will field only two cars in the Sprint Cup season next year, according to ESPN.com. Drivers A.J. Allmendinger and Marcos Ambrose will drive for the team.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 22nd at Phoenix

Mon, 15 Nov 2010 10:29:01 -0800

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 22nd in the Sprint Cup Kobalt Tools 500 at Phoenix International Raceway Sunday, Nov. 14, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 12th at Texas

Mon, 08 Nov 2010 10:44:35 -0800

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 12th in the Sprint Cup AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway Sunday, Nov. 7, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 34th at Talladega

Mon, 01 Nov 2010 10:53:06 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 34th in the Sprint Cup Amp Energy Juice 500 at Talladega Superspeedway Sunday, Oct. 31, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 34th at Martinsville

Mon, 25 Oct 2010 11:00:13 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 34th in the Sprint Cup Tums Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway Sunday, Oct. 24, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose to start second at Martinsville

Fri, 22 Oct 2010 14:04:17 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose will start second in the Sprint Cup Tums Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway Sunday, Oct. 24, according to NASCAR.com.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose could join team this year

Thu, 21 Oct 2010 10:14:34 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose could join Richard Petty Motorsports for the last four Sprint Cup races of the year after the team released driver Kasey Kahne, according to ESPN.com's David Newton. If Ambrose is allowed to move to RPM, Phoenix Racing driver Bobby Labonte could replace Ambrose in the No. 47 car that he will drive next year. JTG Daugherty Racing is asking Ambrose to finish out the year with the team.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 16th at Charlotte

Mon, 18 Oct 2010 10:33:26 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 16th in the Sprint Cup Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway Saturday, Oct. 16, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 33rd in California

Mon, 11 Oct 2010 11:07:16 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 33rd in the Sprint Cup Pepsi Max 400 at Auto Club Speedway in California Sunday, Oct. 10, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 34th at Kansas

Mon, 04 Oct 2010 13:12:06 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 34th in the Sprint Cup Price Chopper 400 at Kansas Speedway Sunday, Oct. 3, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 20th at Dover

Mon, 27 Sep 2010 11:20:42 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 20th in the Sprint Cup AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway Sunday, Sept. 26, according to NASCAR.com.

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Richard Petty | Could field third team next year

Mon, 27 Sep 2010 10:43:03 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports officials said it is possible that the team could field a third team for the 2011 Sprint Cup season, according to SceneDaily.com's Reid Spencer. Drivers A.J. Allmendinger and Marcos Ambrose are guaranteed to have two of the spots.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 30th at New Hampshire

Mon, 20 Sep 2010 10:54:27 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 30th in the Sprint Cup Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway Sunday, Sept. 19, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes fifth at Richmond

Mon, 13 Sep 2010 10:31:46 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished fifth in the Sprint Cup Air Guard 400 at Richmond International Raceway Saturday, Sept. 11, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 10th at Atlanta

Tue, 07 Sep 2010 07:46:12 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 10th in the Sprint Cup Emory Healthcare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway Sunday, Sept. 5, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 20th at Bristol

Mon, 23 Aug 2010 05:40:47 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 20th in the Sprint Cup Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway Saturday, Aug. 21, according to NASCAR.com.

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Richard Petty | Marcos Ambrose signs

Tue, 17 Aug 2010 07:33:49 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports signed JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose to a multi-year deal to drive the No. 9 Ford Fusion in the Sprint Cup Series beginning in 2011, according to NASCAR.com. Stanley Black & Decker will be the primary sponsor for Ambrose. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 15th at Michigan

Mon, 16 Aug 2010 07:34:51 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 15th in the Sprint Cup Carfax 400 at Michigan International Speedway Sunday, Aug. 15, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes third at Watkins Glen

Mon, 09 Aug 2010 08:09:46 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished third in the Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen International Sunday, Aug. 8, according to The Associated Press.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose wins Nationwide race at Watkins Glen

Mon, 09 Aug 2010 07:55:53 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose won the Nationwide Series race at Watkins Glen International Saturday, Aug. 7, according to The Associated Press. It was Ambrose's third straight Nationwide victory at the track.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose could leave NASCAR

Wed, 04 Aug 2010 07:11:24 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose is not ruling out a return to racing in his native Australia after the 2010 Sprint Cup season, according to FOXSports.com's Rea White. "I've spoken to a few people down there, and all have been well received, and it's actually been in the papers and on national television over the last few days, you know, obviously not ruling out the possibilities of me returning and where I would potentially go," Ambrose said. "But my heart is in NASCAR to be honest with you. I've got unfinished business at this level of racing. I feel like I've become part of the sport but I haven't become a contender on a weekly basis, and I feel like I'm ready - if I left now, I would feel like I've got unfinished business."

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 39th at Pocono

Mon, 02 Aug 2010 08:13:59 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 39th in the Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500 at Pocono Raceway Sunday, Aug. 1, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose leaving team at end of season

Tue, 27 Jul 2010 06:27:48 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose will leave the team at the end of the 2010 Sprint Cup season, according to The Associated Press. Ambrose is believed to be close to finalizing a deal with Richard Petty Motorsports for next year. JTG Daugherty Racing will make an announcement next year as to who will replace Ambrose in the No. 47 Toyota.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 21st in Brickyard 400

Mon, 26 Jul 2010 08:13:20 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 21st in the Sprint Cup Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Sunday, July 25, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 28th at Chicagoland

Mon, 12 Jul 2010 07:37:29 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 28th in the Sprint Cup LifeLock.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway Saturday, July 10, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 32nd at Daytona

Mon, 05 Jul 2010 07:45:16 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 32nd in the Sprint Cup Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway Saturday, July 3, according to NASCAR.com.

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JTG Daugherty Racing | Marcos Ambrose finishes 13th at New Hampshire

Mon, 28 Jun 2010 08:07:41 -0700

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Marcos Ambrose finished 13th in the Sprint Cup Lenox Industrial Tools 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway Sunday, June 27, according to NASCAR.com.

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