Allmendinger Finishes Fifth at Talladega

Talladega, AL (October 7, 2006) - A.J. Allmendinger finished in 5th place in an exciting Talladega race. A.J. ran at the front of the field most of the day and lead part of the race.  Allmendinger lined up second on the final restart and was able to avoid trouble and finish in the top five. 

“I’ve been watching races from Daytona and Talladega and getting as much understanding as I can of superspeedway races,” said Allmendinger.  “I really clicked with the Bill Davis crew, and they worked really hard”

Allmendinger’s full time employer Gerald Forsythe is rumored to have offered the hot shoe American a hefty five your contract.  Allmendinger has yet to commit for next season.