Smithfield Foods Will Be RPM No. 43's Sponsor For 25 Races In '13
Smithfield Foods today announced plans to expand its partnership with Richard Petty Motorsports to include primary sponsorship of the No. 43 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford driven by Aric Almirola for 25 races in '13, including the Daytona 500. The Smithfield name and its family of brands such as Eckrich, Farmland and Gwaltney all will participate as primary sponsors throughout the season. Almirola will be driving his second full-time Sprint Cup season (Smithfield Foods).