|Penske to test Allmendinger in an IndyCar|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 07 February 2013 10:27|
Allmendinger lost his job with Penske in August when his suspension for failing a random drug test was upheld by NASCAR. He completed in the ``Road to Recovery'' program and was reinstated in September.
He's not landed a full-time job yet in any series.
Allmendinger won five races in Champ Car in 2006, his final season in open-wheel cars before he moved to NASCAR.
Penske Racing President Tim Cindric says the team is committed to running a third car in the Indy 500 and Allmendinger is a viable option.
Allmendinger would likely run the April race at Barber to prepare for Indianapolis.