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Darlington Throwback Paint Schemes

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Monster Energy Cup Series paint schemes for the 2019 NASCAR Throwback Weekend at Darlington Raceway.

Austin Dillon Darlington
Photo: Richard Childress Racing

Austin Dillon’s No. 3 American Ethanol Chevrolet will honor Richard Childress’ black-and-gold No. 3.

Ryan Newman Darlington
Photo: Roush Fenway Racing

Ryan Newman’s No. 6 Oscar Mayer Ford pays homage to Mark Martin’s 1993 scheme that scored Jack Roush’s first Southern 500 win in 1993.

Daniel Hemric Darlington
Photo: Richard Childress Racing

Daniel Hemric’s No. 8 Caterpillar Chevrolet will honor the history and legacy of Caterpillar by going back to their original colors from the 1920s.

Chase Elliott Darlington
Photo: Hendrick Motorsports

Chase Elliott’s No. 9 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet is a throwback the car his dad, Bill, drove in 1981 while racing for his father, George Elliott.

Stewart Haas Darlington
Photo: Stewart-Haas Racing

Aric Almirola, Clint Bowyer and Daniel Suarez will run paint schemes that resemble the cars Tony Stewart won his three championships with.

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Denny Hamlin’s No. 11 FedEx Toyota is a tribute to Darrell Waltrip. The car resembles the No. 17 Western Auto car Waltrip drove starting in 1991.


Ryan Blaney’s No. 12 car is a throwback to Michael Waltrip’s Pennzoil car from 1991-1995.

Martin Truex Jr Darlington
Photo: @MartinTruex_Jr

Martin Truex Jr.’s No. 19 Bass Pro Shops Toyota is a throwback to when he won back to when he won the first of two back-to-back championships in the Xfinity Series.


Paul Menard’s No. 21 paint scheme is inspired by the 1957 Ford Sunliner raced by Wood Brothers Racing’s late founder Glenn Wood.

Corey Lajoie

Corey Lajoie’s No. 32 Keen Parts Ford will resemble the Nestle Crunch car Dale Jarrett drove in the early 90s in the Xfinity Series.

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Front Row Motorsports, Shriners International and Shriners Hospitals for Children will honor and remember fellow Shriner David Pearson during the Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway.

Alex Bowman Darlington
Photo: Hendrick Motorsports

Alex Bowman’s No. 88 Axalta Chevrolet honors the late Tim Richmond, who won the 1986 Southern 500 for team owner Rick Hendrick.