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Jeff Hammond discusses Penske Racing releasing AJ Allmendinger after his failed drug test.
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Well folks that -- -- keep up with AJ -- -- Trying to -- Saint Louis took its final turn as far as -- race is concerned. Roger Penske and his group -- duration -- now decided that they want a partner. Ways with -- downloading reform in the season and I'm not really surprised me. Roger I think -- gonna stand back AJ tested come back negative and a handsome brazen. -- four with a -- you got to understand Roger Penske is a very structured individual he has a huge huge company. And anybody that works for him balls that are basically the same type of thinking the company process that you make a mistake like this. You know termination usually comes along with in fact -- did you it was an independent contractor. They felt like OK with -- the benefit of the doubt with the second test coming back posit that some of the conversation sensing that now elected it. Really the futures are AJ on the -- is concerned with Penske Racing is not gonna happen in the near future and there are two ways. Along we -- pins all they felt like that we're supporting when NASCAR's policy is. And they're basically backing Roger Penske their marketing their relationship and looks like Sam Hornish is a big winner in his. My -- pace few races -- about what's happened AJ but congratulations and make the most of it man. And -- get yourself. A full time ride in his number 22 -- -- -- -- -- -- and you never know what's gonna happen that piece you did say. They may try a couple different drivers in the 22 car before the end of the season and the reason for that. It is Sam is running for a championship. In the Nationwide Series and there is sometimes. A little bit of conflict of interest in the big east SE -- trying to get the drop back and forth about the crisis that may be necessary to put somebody else in that car. Dealt Kenny Wallace member Roger said he may get the chance Pakistan about Daytona maybe you'll get shot.