Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Shell statement on release of driver A.J. Allmendinger

   The following statement is attributable to Shell Oil Company:

   Shell and Pennzoil fully support NASCAR’s substance abuse policy and Penske Racing’s decision to release A.J. Allmendinger as driver of the No. 22 Dodge Charger following his indefinite suspension by NASCAR.

   We wish A.J. the best as he participates in NASCAR's Road to Recovery program.

   Shell and Pennzoil will continue to work closely with Penske Racing to determine plans for the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup season.