Found December 23, 2011 on ESPN:
Offseason? What offseason? A.J. Allmendinger landed at Penske Racing this week, but that's just scratching the surface as drivers, crew members and sponsors are on the move. So, who's winning?

Allmendinger ready for ride of his life

AJ Allmendinger talks about his new gig driving the No. 22 Shell Dodge for Penske Racing with the enthusiasm, excitement and awe of someone who just landed his first grown-up job. It probably feels that way to him after five mostly trying seasons in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driving for either start-up or struggling teams. This is certainly Allmendinger's first legitimate...

Allmendinger annouced to drive #22 Penske Dodge

Penske Racing has named AJ Allmendinger as the driver of the #22 Shell/Pennzoil Dodge. Allmendinger is coming off a career best season that saw him post a top-5 and 10 top-10’s while finishing 15th in the final driver standings. Allmendinger had been driving the #43 car for Richard Petty Motorsports for the last two seasons and had previously driven the #44 for the team after leaving...

Allmendinger wins lottery, off to Penske Racing

If you’re A.J. Allmendinger, get yourself down to a local gas station and by a lottery ticket, because odds are you will win. Allmendinger was named today as Kurt Busch’s replacement in the #22 Shell/Pennzoil Dodge for Penske Racing. Paired … Continue reading →

NASCAR: A.J. Allmendinger Signs With Penske Racing

A.J. Allmendinger has left his ride in the No. 43 of Richard Petty Motorsports and will be driving the No. 22 of Penske Racing in 2012. "I am honored to join Penske Racing and I will do my very best to continue to build on the standard of excellence established across the organization," said Allmendinger. The Penske ride opened up when Kurt Busch and Penske agreed...

Allmendinger replaces Busch in Penske No. 22

AJ Allmendinger will be named the driver of the No. 22 Sprint Cup car at Penske Racing on Wednesday, a source close to the situation told

Penske hires Allmendinger to drive No. 22 car

Roger Penske has hired AJ Allmendinger to replace Kurt Busch in the No. 22 car. Last year, the 30-year-old Allmendinger had 10 top-10 finishes and was 15th in points driving Richard Petty's No. 43 car. The move, announced Wednesday, takes Penske back to his open-wheel roots. Allmendinger won the open-wheel Barber Dodge Pro Series title in 2002, the Toyota Atlantics championship...

From RP to RP

You know, it is about time that AJ Allmendinger caught a break. He has had many up-and-downs in this sport. I don't know if a lot of folks might have already given up because of all the hurdles that were put in their way. But that group never included AJ. He's kept his head up, kept a positive perspective and now he is driving for a legendary car owner. It wasn't that...

AJ Allmendinger heading to Penske Racing's No. 22 Dodge

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Allmendinger heads to Penske

A.J. Allmendinger (photo courtesy of NASCAR Media)Penske Racing announced on Wednesday that A.J. Allemendinger has been hired to drive the No. 22 NASCAR Sprint Cup car in 2012, replacing Kurt Busch.I am really excited about the opportunity to join Penske Racing and drive the No. 22 Shell-Pennzoil Dodge in 2012,” Allmendinger said. “I have always admired Roger Penske and the way...

Allmendinger jumps to Penske, will drive the No. 22

All of a sudden, we don't need to feel so sorry for AJ Allmendinger anymore. Over the last few days, it appeared that Allmendinger was losing both his ride in the Richard Petty Motorsports No. 43 and his sponsor as Best Buy jumped to Roush Fenway Racing. But now, Allmendinger will join Penske Racing to drive the recently-vacated No. 22 Shell Dodge. "AJ is a very talented...

Allmendinger, Penske combine forces

1 Ever since Pennzoil fired Kurt Busch, the big question in NASCAR circles was who would Roger Penske hire to drive the No. 22 Dodge next season? Fitting the Penske mold is not easy. Busch certainly pushed the limits with Penske. Before the "mutual agreement" to part ways, his actions were unlike any other driver who has driven for the man who built California Speedway...

Brant James: Kurt Busch, David Ragan headline best remaining Cup free agents

A.J. Allmendinger is off the market, but several high-profile drivers are still looking for their next ride. Brant James breaks down the remaining free agents and where they might land.

Penske hires Allmendinger to drive No. 22 car

Roger Penske has hired AJ Allmendinger to replace Kurt Busch in the No. 22 car.

Penske hires Allmendinger to drive No. 22 car (AP)

Roger Penske has hired AJ Allmendinger to replace Kurt Busch in the No. 22 car.
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