Orlando Sentinel
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
 Aric Almirola
#43
Hometown:  Tampa, FL
Date of Birth:  3/14/1984
Height:  6`0
Weight:  160 lbs
All Time Wins:  1
Manufacturer:  Ford

Career Notes:  

First NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race win came in July 2014 at Daytona.

Finished fourth in 2011 NASCAR Nationwide Series point standings.

Finished a career-best second in Camping World Truck Series points in 2010.

First truck win came in May 2010 at Dover.

Recorded first Nationwide win in 2007 at Milwaukee.

Shared driving duties with Mark Martin in the No.8 Dale Earnhardt Inc. Chevrolet in 2008, making 12 starts.

Competed in NASCAR Truck Series from 2005-06.


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SeasonRankPointsPBStartsWinsTop 5Top 10Money Won
2014 22 496 -221 20 1 2 4 $3,140,825
2013 18 913 -1506 36 0 1 6 $5,042,686
2012 20(T) 868 -1532 36 0 1 4 $4,785,031
2010 48 704 -5918 9 0 1 1 $958,926
2009 46 527 -6125 8 0 0 0 $902,563
2008 42 1075 -5609 12 0 0 1 $1,356,811
2007 52 357 -6366 6 0 0 0 $498,600
2002-----------------------
 
2014 ResultsRaceStartFinishPointsLaps Led
Feb. 15 Sprint Unlimited at Daytona------------
Feb. 20 Budweiser Duel 17600 of 60
Feb. 20 Budweiser Duel 2------------
Feb. 23 Daytona 500133965 of 146
Mar. 02 The Profit on CNBC 500915290 of 312
Mar. 09 Kobalt 400825190 of 264
Mar. 16 Food City 500233410 of 503
Mar. 23 Auto Club 400214310 of 68
Mar. 30 STP 500208360 of 500
Apr. 07 Duck Commander 5001712320 of 340
Apr. 12 Bojangles Southern 500324200 of 372
Apr. 26 Toyota Owners 4001517270 of 400
May. 04 Aaron's 4991513310 of 188
May. 10 5-Hour Energy 400128360 of 267
May. 16 Sprint Showdown10500 of 40
May. 17 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race------------
May. 25 Coca-Cola 6001311341 of 400
Jun. 01 FedEx 4002512320 of 400
Jun. 08 Pocono 4002222220 of 160
Jun. 15 Quicken Loans 400431130 of 197
Jun. 22 Toyota/Save Mart 3502923210 of 110
Jun. 28 Quaker State 400223950 of 175
Jul. 06 Coke Zero 4001514714 of 112
Jul. 13 Camping World RV Sales 3011923210 of 305
Jul. 27 Crown Royal/John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard4121230 of 160
Aug. 03GoBowling.com 400------------
Aug. 10Cheez-It 355 at the Glen------------
Aug. 17Pure Michigan 400------------
Aug. 23IRWIN Tools Night Race------------
Aug. 31AdvoCare 500------------
Sep. 06Federated Auto Parts 400------------
Sep. 14Chicagoland 400------------
Sep. 21Sylvania 300------------
Sep. 28AAA 400------------
Oct. 05Hollywood Casino 400------------
Oct. 11Bank of America 500------------
Oct. 19GEICO 500------------
Oct. 26Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500------------
Nov. 02AAA Texas 500------------
Nov. 09Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500------------
Nov. 16Ford EcoBoost 400------------