RICHMOND, VIRGINIA - JULY 29: Aric Almirola, driver of the #10 Smithfield Ford, sits in his car during qualifying for the NASCAR Cup Series Cook Out 400 at Richmond Raceway on July 29, 2023 in Richmond, Virginia. (Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images) | Getty Images
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA - JULY 29: Aric Almirola, driver of the #10 Smithfield Ford, sits in his car during qualifying for the NASCAR Cup Series Cook Out 400 at Richmond Raceway on July 29, 2023 in Richmond, Virginia. (Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images) | Getty Images

Aric Almirola still undecided on 2024

#10-Aric Almirola said Saturday at Talladega Superspeedway that he has not made a decision (that he’s ready to announce) about his 2024 plans.

Almirola had originally decided to retire after the 2022 season, but reconsidered and returned for this year.  He has a contract option to return next season if he chooses.