Tag: Penske Racing

Screw You, Roger Penske and Penske Racing

While my opinion may or may not be shared by the majority of Dodge loving NASCAR fans who read this – I want to extend a hearty “Screw You” to the folks at Penske Racing.  Mind you, I am not directing that at the guys who build the Penske cars or the guys on the […] More »

  Comments | By - December 13, 2012

Penske Racing releases AJ Allmendinger

Not surprisingly, Penske Racing announced yesterday that they have officially released AJ Allmendinger after the driver was placed on indefinite suspension for failing a pair of drag tests.  Allmendinger was suspended in early July when he failed a drug test as part of NASCAR’s random drug testing program.  Under that system, samples are taken and […] More »

  Comments | By - August 2, 2012

Allmendinger requests a second test while facing indefinite suspension

NASCAR reported last night that Team Penske driver AJ Allmendinger has requested that his “B sample” is tested in an effort to end the suspension handed down on Saturday when it was announced that his random drug test had come back positive.  NASCAR random drug tests are performed in a two-sample method where the driver’s […] More »

  Comments | By - July 11, 2012

Team Dodge Struggles in Las Vegas

The third stop on the 2012 NASCAR tour brought the teams to Las Vegas Motor Speedway and as was the case in Daytona, the majority of the Dodge drivers would rather forget about the trip to Sin City.  Chevrolet driver Tony Stewart won the race while two other Chevys and two Fords made up the […] More »

  Comments | By - March 13, 2012

Penske Racing Will Ditch Dodge for 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Season

Penske Racing is the only major multicar team left in the NASCAR Sprint Cup with the #2 Miller Lite Dodge Charger of Brad Keselowski and the #22 Shell/Pennzoil Charger driven by AJ Allmendinger but team owner Roger Penske announced today that his team would be leaving Dodge to run a Ford Fusion in 2013.  This […] More »

  Comments | By - March 1, 2012