Kaulig Racing announced on Thursday the addition of AJ Allmendinger to their 2019 NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) driver line-up. Allmendinger, who has spent the past 13 years driving in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS), will slide behind the wheel of the No. 10 Chevrolet for multiple races.
Additionally, Allmendinger recently signed a multi-year contract with NBC Sports Group as a motorsports analyst for both IMSA on NBC and NASCAR America.
“I am excited for the opportunity to hop back into a Xfinity Series car, said Allmendinger. I look forward to helping Kaulig Racing build their program, as well as, fight for wins with them.”
Throughout his career, Allmendinger has recorded one win and 11 Top-five finishes in the MENCS and two wins in the NXS. He also boasts a successful career in the International Motorsports Association (IMSA), winning the coveted Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona in 2012.
“I am looking forward to seeing what AJ can do in the No. 10 Kaulig Racing Chevy, said Kaulig Racing President, Chris Rice. He is another talented driver that we have tapped to wheel our All-Star car and I can’t wait to see it compete for wins.”
Announcements regarding slated races and sponsors will be released at a later date