Date of birth: Mar 14, 1984
Owner: Tony Stewart
Hometown: Tampa, Florida
Crew Chief: Drew Blickensderfer
Aric Almirola returns to drive the No. 10 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford for a fourth season, his 10th full time in NASCAR’s top division. He has three career NASCAR Cup Series wins to his credit and has made the NASCAR Playoffs four times (2014 and 2018-20) with another bid this season. His most recent win came at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, and he also won the 2021 Bluegreen Vacations Duel 1 race at Daytona International Speedway. Almirola previously drove full time for Richard Petty Motorsports from 2012-17. Almirola has three NASCAR Xfinity Series and two NASCAR Camping World Truck Series wins.