A. J. Allmendinger

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A. J. Allmendinger
TSM AJ Allmendinger - 2015 - Stierch 4.jpg
Allmendinger in 2015
Born (1981-12-16) December 16, 1981 (age 38)
Los Gatos, California
Achievements2-time IKF Champion
2002 Barber Dodge Pro Series champion
2003 Champ Car Atlantic champion
2012 Rolex 24 at Daytona winner
Awards2004 Champ Car World Series Rookie of the Year
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career
Car no., teamNo. 47 (JTG Daugherty Racing)
2016 position19th
Best finish13th (2014)
First race2007 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series 2007 Food City 500 (Bristol)
First win2014 Cheez-It 355 at The Glen (Watkins Glen)
Wins Top tens Poles
1 50 4
NASCAR Xfinity Series career
10 races run over 3 years
Car no., teamNo. 2 (Richard Childress Racing)
2013 position93rd
Best finish59th (2007 NASCAR Busch Series)
First race2007 Copart 300 (California)
Last race2013 Nationwide Children's Hospital 200 (Mid-Ohio)
First win2013 Johnsonville Sausage 200 (Road America)
Last win2013 Nationwide Children's Hospital 200 (Mid-Ohio)
Wins Top tens Poles
2 2 1
NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series career
13 races run over 3 years
Best finish34th (2007)
First race2006 New Hampshire 200 (New Hampshire)
Last race2008 San Bernardino County 200 (California)
Wins Top tens Poles
0 3 0
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Anthony James "A. J." Allmendinger (born December 16, 1981)[1] is an American open-wheel and stock car racing driver. He currently competes full-time in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series while also competing part-time in the Xfinity Series.

Allmendinger earned five wins and a third championship place in the 2006 Champ Car season. Afterwards, he began competing in NASCAR. He has competed in the 24 Hours of Daytona, finishing first in 2012[2], second in 2006 and third in 2013.

References[change | change source]

  1. "AJ Allmendinger". NASCAR. Retrieved 13 October 2016.
  2. Olson, Jeff (22 January 2015). "A.J. Allmendinger chasing another Rolex in Daytona". USA Today. Retrieved 13 October 2016.