U.S. Motorsport Report: Dramatic weekend at Charlotte and Indy

It was a stressful weekend in Indianapolis 500 qualifying while Kyle Larson celebrated an All-Star triumph in this week’s Motorsport Report with Julia Piquet.

U.S. Motorsport Report: Dramatic weekend at Charlotte and Indy
All-Star Race Winner Kyle Larson, Chip Ganassi Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Advent Health and son Owen in victory lane with $1 Million check
Simon Pagenaud, Team Penske Chevrolet
Simon Pagenaud, Team Penske Chevrolet celebrates winning the NTT P1 award and the pole
Fernando Alonso, McLaren Racing Chevrolet
Fernando Alonso, McLaren Racing Chevrolet
Kyle Kaiser, Juncos Racing Chevrolet
All-Star Race Winner Kyle Larson, Chip Ganassi Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Advent Health

The month of May has been good for Simon Pagenaud thus far in Indianapolis. He won the INDYCAR Grand Prix and followed that up by winning the pole for the 103rd running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday.

While the Team Penske driver was smiling, it was heartbreak in the McLaren IndyCar camp after Fernando Alonso was bumped from the field in the Last Row Shootout.

In NASCAR, Kyle Larson visited Victory Lane in a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series event for the first time since 2017, taking the $1 million first prize in the All Star Race Saturday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. But after the checkered flag, tempers turned into fisticuffs between veteran drivers.

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