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Takuma Sato, Michael Andretti

Sato takes Michael Andretti to victory lane at Indy

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Make no mistake, this Indianapolis 500 was very much about Fernando Alonso .

Until his engine blew with 20 laps remaining, the two-time Formula One champion had a shot to win "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing." But when his Honda power-plant went out with a white puff of smoke, the Alonso show was effectively over .

Then Helio Castroneves briefly flirted with a record-tying fourth victory that surely would have been a popular victory.

Standings: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

As of: May. 30
RankDriverPointsPV Rank
1Martin Truex Jr.4911
2Kyle Larson4862
3Brad Keselowski4093
4Kevin Harvick3884
5Kyle Busch3865
6Jamie McMurray3856
7Chase Elliott3627
8Jimmie Johnson3598
9Clint Bowyer3439
10Joey Logano33610
11Denny Hamlin33211
12Ryan Blaney30812



Formula One News

Auston Dillon

Dillon earns 1st win at Coca-Cola 600

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Hall of Fame car owner Richard Childress finally let the emotions flow when he looked up at the Charlotte Motor Speedway's scoring board after the Coca-Cola 600 and saw the iconic No. 3 — driven by his grandson Austin Dillon — on top.

"Can you believe it?" Childress asked. "The Coke 600, Austin Dillon and the (No.) 3."