The Final Lap Weekly Podcast LogoSHOW #341 – Guest: Marcos Ambrose – We will cover Jeff Gordon’s massive retirement announcement on next weeks show. This week has tons of news, 2015 Fantasy Racing, new midway shopping, Las Vegas testing, escalator racing?, Carl Edwards talks JGR and more. Hosted by Kerry Murphey and Toby Christie

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Richard Petty Motorsports announced today that Marcos Ambrose will not return to pilot the No. 9 Ford Fusion following the 2014 season. Ambrose spoke with media members after the morning practice session Saturday at Chicagoland Speedway to address the announcement and discuss his future plans.

MARCOS AMBROSE, No. 9 Stanley Ford Fusion — “First of all I need to thank everybody at Richard Petty Motorsports, it has been a great four years together. It has been incredible to drive for the King and Stanley DeWalt and Ford Racing and everybody. The time is just right for me to stop. I feel like the timing is right for myself and my family to return to Australia and that is what we are going to do.” Continue reading “Q & A With Marcos Ambrose”

Richard Petty Motorsports Announces Driver Update to No. 9 Ford Team

CONCORD, N.C. (September 13, 2014) – Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) announced today the No. 9 team will move forward with a new driver in 2015. Marcos Ambrose, who has been with RPM since 2011, has informed the organization that he will return to his native home of Australia in 2015. This was a personal decision by Ambrose. Continue reading “Marcos Ambrose Heading Home To Australia After Seasons End”

August 9, 2014

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y.— Recovering from an early spin after contact with Kyle Busch’s Toyota, Marcos Ambrose held off Busch in the closing laps of Saturday’s Zippo 200 at the Glen to win the series-best fifth road course race of his Nationwide Series career. Continue reading “Marcos Ambrose holds off Kyle Busch for fifth Nationwide Series road course win”