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A.J. ALLMENDINGER RUMORS

Chasing The Underdogs: AJ Allmendinger Breaks Through

FORT WORTH, T.X. - For AJ Allmendinger Watkins Glen — a road course — had been circled on his calendar ever since his legitimate shot for a victory at Sonoma — another road course — back in June when contact with Dale Earnhardt Jr. sent him hard into the wall. The crash ended Allmendinger’s shot at victory that day. After leading 35 laps Allmendinger and his JTG Daugherty...
Via Sicknissified
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ding! We Have a Winner!; Complete Cheez-It 355 Results

A.J. Allmendinger survived a bruising battle with road course ace Marcos Ambrose and emerged with a very popular victory in the Cheez-It 335 at Watkins Glen on Sunday. Allmendinger's first-ever Sprint Cup win qualifies him for the postseason 'Chase', and the win also marks the first time that the JTG-Daugherty racing team got to visit Victory Lane. Jeff Gordon started...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

AJ Allmendinger Proof Positive That There’s Life After Road To Recovery

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y.  – Just three years ago it seemed that at the age of 30, AJ Allmendinger was destined to be the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series’ next first-time winner. He was also potentially a driver who could become a superstar with his fun, outgoing attitude, and support from new car owner — Roger Penske. But Allmendinger’s career nearly came to a screeching halt when he...
Via Sicknissified
9 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Amazing Race Leads AJ Allmendinger to First Career Win.

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — When the checkered flag finally flew at Watkins Glen International – after two lengthy red flags halted the race – it was A.J. Allmendinger in victory lane for the first time in his 9 year-career in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. How he got there was down-right amazing “Obviously it goes without saying how important it is to this race team, said Allmendinger...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: JTG Daugherty Racing Re-Signs Sponsor

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — JTG Daugherty Racing announced Friday a sponsorship extension with the Kimberly-Clark Corporation until the 2017 season on the No. 47 Chevrolet. “Kimberly-Clark has some of the most easily recognizable brands that my family and friends have used all our lives,” Allmendinger said. “I like what Kimberly-Clark is all about and that’s ‘Leading the...
Via Sicknissified
11 days ago  |  Discuss

A.J. Allmendinger driving for Penske Racing at Road America

credit: getty images A.J. Allmendinger is back behind the wheel of a No. 22 Penske Racing machine this weekend. Allmendinger’s last NASCAR race for Penske came in the Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky in 2012. On Saturday Allmendinger will be racing his first Nationwide Series race in five years when he assumes the seat of the No. 22 Ford Mustang. “I am very excited to be back...
Via Tireball.com
June 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Allmendinger to assume seat of No. 51 at Charlotte

A.J. Allmendinger will assume the seat of the No. 51 car of Phoenix Racing for Saturday nights NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Allmendinger had been without a ride since he was released from his contract with Penske Racing following a positive test under NASCAR’s random drug testing.The seat of the No. 51 had been occupied by Kurt Busch this season but...
Via Tireball.com
October 11, 2012  |  Discuss

A.J Allmendinger tested positive for Adderall

A.J Allmendinger former driver of the No.22 Penske Dodge, failed a random drug test during the weekend of June 30; the race weekend at Kentucky. July 24th, the driver had his “B Sample” tested;  only hours later the sample came back positive as well. Early last week, Allmendinger was released from his Penske Racing contract due to violating NASCAR’s substance abuse policy...
Via Tireball.com
August 07, 2012  |  Discuss

A.J Allmendinger releases statement on positive B sample drug test

A.J Allmendinger’s B test came back positive for the same banned substance as his original failed test which occurred during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series weekend at Kentucky. The following statement was made on Allmendinger's website: Charlotte, NC (July 24, 2012)- Aegis Analytical Laboratories in Nashville has delivered the results of the “B” sample test for Penske...
Via Tireball.com
July 24, 2012  |  Discuss
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Driver suspended for failed drug test

One NASCAR driver was suspended just before the start of the Coke Zero 400 for a failed drug test, putting his team in a bad spot.

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July 07, 2012  |  Discuss
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