For Darlington’s “throwback weekend,” Aric Almirola, driver of Richard Petty Motorsports’ No. 43 Ford, isn’t wearing the ever-present cowboy hat that’s so often sitting atop the head of his team’s NASCAR Hall of Fame owner. “He didn’t wear a cowboy hat in 1972,” Almirola said of Petty.
For Darlington’s “throwback weekend,” Aric Almirola, driver of Richard Petty Motorsports’ No. 43 Ford, isn’t wearing the ever-present cowboy hat that’s so often sitting atop the head of his team’s NASCAR Hall of Fame owner. “He didn’t wear a cowboy hat in 1972,” Almirola said of Petty. Jonathan Moore Getty Images
For Darlington’s “throwback weekend,” Aric Almirola, driver of Richard Petty Motorsports’ No. 43 Ford, isn’t wearing the ever-present cowboy hat that’s so often sitting atop the head of his team’s NASCAR Hall of Fame owner. “He didn’t wear a cowboy hat in 1972,” Almirola said of Petty. Jonathan Moore Getty Images

NASCAR going retro at Darlington for Southern 500

September 05, 2015 06:52 PM