He failed a random drug test. Update: Wednesday 2:05pm- Jeff Gluck says: AJ Allmendinger tested positive for a stimulant, statement says.
NASCAR is giving an official announcement now in the media center at Daytona. Jeff Gluck says that
Brad Keselowski says: Note- No comments on 22 car tonight as we focus on tonight's race. Thank u in advance.
Gluck also says: Allmendinger's 'A' sample was positive test. He has the right to request 'B' sample be tested.
NASCAR says he failed the test last week after the Kentucky race. Allmendinger has the opportunity to request a "B" sample within the next 72 hours.
From Matt Weaver: If the test comes back positive, the suspension becomes indefinite. (A negative result, no doubt)
From Jenna Fryer: Tim Cindric says NASCAR notified Penske officials within the last few hours. Focus became getting Sam back from NC.