AJ Allmendinger could be poised to earn his fourth consecutive top-15 finish this week at Atlanta. On another unrestricted, intermediate speedway two weeks ago, he started 22nd and finished 12th in the Pure Michigan 400.
AJ Allmendinger’s victory at Watkins Glen two weeks ago remains his only top-10 since finishing fifth at Talladega in May, but it was his third consecutive top-15.
With the pressure of qualifying for the Chase off his shoulders, AJ Allmendinger had a strong run at Michigan and finished 13th on Sunday.
AJ Allmendinger held off a determined Marcos Ambrose during a two-lap battle to the end and scored his first NASCAR Sprint Cup victory in the Cheez-it 355k at the Glen.
AJ Allmendinger posted the fastest single lap in the final practice for the Cheez-it 355k at the Glen. This came on the heels of a fourth-fastest lap in the first practice.
AJ Allmendinger posted the fourth fastest single lap in the first practice session for the Cheez-it 355k at the Glen. His top speed was 126.359 mph.
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AJ Allmendinger’s best opportunity to make the Chase will come this week at Watkins Glen International. He was a favorite to finish in the top five at Sonoma before getting wrecked by Dale Earnhardt Jr. 25 laps from the end of the race; Allmendinger finished 37th.
AJ Allmendinger’s last three flat track races ended in a 21st-place finish at Pocono earlier this year plus 18th-place results at New Hampshire and Indy.
AJ Allmendinger set himself up as the top dark horse in the GoBowling.com 400’s first practice session. He posted the seventh fastest speed at 179.251.
AJ Allmendinger has five previous starts at Indy with the majority of them ending in the 20s.
AJ Allmendinger has three top-10s to his credit in 2014 and they could not have come on a more diverse group of tracks. He finished fifth at Talladega, sixth at Richmond, and eighth at Auto Club.
AJ Allmendinger has 10 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series starts and one top-10 finish at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
AJ Allmendinger has 10 starts at Daytona International Speedway, one top-five and two top-10s and has led 16 laps.