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Helio Castroneves led the Bump Day Qualifying Session for the Indianapolis 500, on Saturday. Meaning he and the other Top 9, will compete for a shot at the pole at Indianapolis Motor Speedway today at 4PM EST on ABC. Bumping for 102nd Running saw heart break, with Dale Coyne Racing's Pippa Mann and Schmidt Peterson's James Hinchcliffe, who is also a series regular, miss the top 33 in Bump Day.

All drivers who qualified, and outside the top 9, will still determine their spots later today, at 2:30PM EST on the WatchESPN App.

Results:
1: Helio Castroneves (3) - 228.919MPH
2: Ed Carpenter (20)
3: Simon Pagenaud (22)
4: Will Power (12)
5: Sebastien Bourdais (18)
6: Spencer Pigot (21)
7: Josef Newgarden (1)
8: Scott Dixon (9)
9: Danica Patrick (13)
10: Alexander Rossi (27)
11: Tony Kanaan (14)
12: Matheus Leist (4)
13: Ed Jones (10)
14: Ryan Hunter-Reay (28)
15: Carlos Muñoz (29)
16: JR Hildebrand (66)
17: Marco Andretti (98)
18: Jay Howard (7)
19: Sage Karam (24)
20: Robert Wickens (6)
21: Kyle Kaiser (32)
22: Stefan Wilson (25)
23: Gabby Chaves (88)
24: Zach Veach (26)
25: Charlie Kimball (23)
26: Zach Claman DeMelo (19)
27: Jack Harvey (60)
28: Max Chilton (59)
29: Takuma Sato (30)
30: Graham Rahal (15)
31: Oriol Servia (64)
32: Conor Daly (17)
33: James Davison (33) - 224.798MPH
Did Not Qualify
34: Pippa Mann (64) - 224.360MPH
35: James Hinchcliffe (5) - 0.000MPH

Picture Credit: AutoWeek

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Kevin Harvick banks $1,000,000 with a late pass on Daniel Suárez, at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Stage Winners:
1 - Kevin Harvick (4)
2 - Kyle Busch (18)
3 - Kevin Harvick (4)

Results:
1: Kevin Harvick (4)
2: Daniel Suárez (19)
3: Joey Logano (22)
4: Denny Hamlin (11)
5: Chase Elliott (9)
6: Jimmie Johnson (48)
7: Kyle Larson (42)
8: A.J. Allmendinger (47)
9: Kyle Busch (18)
10: Kasey Kahne (95)
11: Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. (17)
12: Austin Dillon (3)
13: Jamie McMurray (1)
14: Matt Kenseth (6)
15: Ryan Blaney (12)
16: Ryan Newman (31)
17: Martin Truex, Jr. (78)
18: Kurt Busch (41)
19: Clint Bowyer (14)
20: Brad Keselowski (2)
21: Alex Bowman (88)
[21 Cars]

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A.J. Allmendinger won the All-Star Open to advance into the All-Star Race.

Stage Winners:
1 - Alex Bowman (88)
2 - Daniel Suárez (19)

Results:
1: A.J. Allmendinger (47)
2: Erik Jones (20)
3: Chase Elliott (9)°
4: Paul Menard (21)
5: Chris Buescher (37)
6: Aric Almirola (10)
7: William Byron (24)
8: Ty Dillon (13)
9: David Ragan (38)
10: Michael McDowell (34)
11: Darrell Wallace, Jr. (43)
12: Matt DiBenedetto (32)
13: Landon Cassill (00)
14: Gray Gaulding (23)
15: Corey LaJoie (72)
16: B.J. McLeod (51)
17: Ross Chastian (15)
18: Timmy Hill (66)
19: Reed Sorenson (55)
20: Daniel Suárez (19)°
21: Alex Bowman (88)°
[21 Cars]

NOTE: ° - Bowman stopped after Lap 20, after winning Stage 1 and advacing. Suárez stopped after Lap 40, after winning Stage 2, and advacing. Chase Elliott advances after winning the Monster Energy Fan Vote.

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A.J. Allmendinger wins Stage 3 and the All-Star Open, to secure a spot into the Monster Energy All-Star.

#NASCAR #AJAllmendinger #jtgdaughertyracing #NASCARCup #AllStarRace #AllStarOpen #AllStar

With a win in Stage 2, Daniel Suárez is locked into the All-Star Race.

#NASCAR #AllStarRace #AllStarOpen #DanielSuárez #DanielSuarez #AllStar #JoeGibbsRacing #JGR

With his win in Stage 1, Alex Bowman will make his All-Star Debut, and start 18th.

#NASCAR #AllStarRace #AllStarOpen #AlexBowman #HendrickMotorsports #HMS #ASR #Charlotte #CharlotteMotorSpeedway

James Hinchcliffe and Pippa Mann will not compete in the 102nd Indianapolis 500.

Picture Credit: LAT Images / IndyStar

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Kyle Larson led the final All-Star Race practice from Charlotte Motor Speedway. The Open also practiced with the teams.

All-Star Practice:
1: Kyle Larson (42) - 173.305MPH
2: Clint Bowyer (14)
3: Kevin Harvick (4)
4: Kurt Busch (41)
5: Ryan Blaney (12)
6: Jimmie Johnson (48)
7: Kyle Busch (18)
8: Brad Keselowski (2)
9: Ryan Newman (31)
10: Austin Dillon (3)
11: Joey Logano (22)
12: Denny Hamlin (11)
13: Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. (17)
14: Martin Truex, Jr. (78)
15: Matt Kenseth (6)
16: Kasey Kahne (95)
17: Jamie McMurray (1)

Open Practice Results:
1: Aric Almirola (10)
2: Daniel Suárez (19)
3: Darrell Wallace, Jr. (43)
4: Alex Bowman (88)
5: Chase Elliott (9)
6: Chris Buescher (37)
7: Michael McDowell (34)
8: Erik Jones (20)
9: Paul Menard (21)
10: Ty Dillon (13)
11: William Byron (24)
12: David Ragan (38)
13: A.J. Allmendinger (47)
14: Matt DiBenedetto (32)
15: Corey LaJoie (72)
16: Gray Gaulding (23)
17: Landon Cassill (00)
18: Reed Sorenson (55)
19: B.J. McLeod (51)*
20: Ross Chastian (15)*
21: Timmy Hill (66)

Picture Credit: Zimbio / Smithfield

#NASCAR #Charlotte #CharlotteMotorSpeedway #CMS #AllStarRace #AllStarOpen #AllStar #TheOpen #ASR #CharlotteNC #KyleLarson #AricAlmirola #Smithfield #StewartHaasRacing #ChipGanassiRacing

Marco Andretti led the Wednesday session from Indianapolis Motor Speedway for Indianapolis 500 Practice.

1: Marco Andretti (98) - 227.053MPH
2: Scott Dixon (9)
3: Takuma Sato (30)
4: Robert Wickens (6)
5: Charlie Kimball (23)
6: Tony Kanaan (14)
7: Gabby Chaves (88)
8: Ed Carpenter (20)
9: Oriol Servia (64)
10: Sage Karam (24)
11: Josef Newgarden (1)
12: Danica Patrick (13)
13: Carlos Muñoz (14)
14: Spencer Pigot (21)
15: Jay Howard (7)
16: Matheus Leist (4)
17: Max Chilton (59)
18: Helio Castroneves (3)
19: Alexander Rossi (27)
20: JR Hildebrand (66)
21: Will Power (12)
22: Ryan Hunter-Reay (28)
23: Jack Harvey (60)
24: Simon Pagenaud (22)
25: Pippa Mann (63)
26: Zach Veach (26)
27: Ed Jones (10)
28: Kyle Kaiser (32)
29: James Hinchcliffe (5)
30: Sebastien Bourdais (18)
31: Conor Daly (17)
32: Stefan Wilson (25)
33: James Davison (33)
34: Graham Rahal (15)
35: Zach Claman DeMelo (19)
[35 Cars]

Picture Credit: Apex Racing

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Helio Castroneves led the second practice from Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

1: Helio Castroneves (3) - 224.665MPH
2: Ed Carpenter (20)
3: Jay Howard (7)
4: Scott Dixon (9)
5: Marco Andretti (98)
6: Sage Karam (24)
7: Charlie Kimball (23)
8: Gabby Chaves (88)
9: Zach Veach (26)
10: Ryan Hunter-Reay (28)
11: Spencer Pigot (21)
12: James Davison (33)
13: Takuma Sato (30)
14: Simon Pagenaud (22)
15: Robert Wickens (6)
16: Sebastien Bourdais (18)
17: Ed Jones (10)
18: Danica Patrick (13)
19: Carlos Muñoz (29)
20: Oriol Servia (64)
21: Stefan Wilson (25)
22: Will Power (12)
23: Alexander Rossi (27)
24: JR Hildebrand (66)
25: James Hinchcliffe (5)
26: Josef Newgarden (1)
27: Graham Rahal (15)
28: Jack Harvey (60)
29: Tony Kanaan (10)
30: Max Chilton (59)
31: Zach Claman DeMelo (19)
32: Kyle Kasier (32)
33: Conor Daly (17)
34: Pippa Mann (63)
[34 Cars]

Picture Credit: NBC Sports

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Johnny Sauter holds off Justin Haley and Brandon Jones, to pull away from the field and score his third win of the 2018 season.

Stage Winners:
1 - Brett Moffitt (16)
2 - John Hunter Nemechek (8)

Results:
1: Johnny Sauter (21)
2: Kyle Busch (51)*
3: Brandon Jones (46)*
4: Brett Moffitt (16)
5: Ben Rhodes (41)
6: Stewart Friesen (52)
7: Parker Kligerman (75)
8: Noah Gragson (18)
9: John Hunter Nemechek (8)*
10: Todd Gilliland (4)
11: Matt Crafton (88)
12: Grant Enfinger (98)
13: Chris Eggleston (54)
14: Justin Haley (24)
15: Myatt Snider (13)
16: Jesse Little (97)
17: Cody Coughlin (2)
18: Austin Hill (02)
19: Dalton Sargeant (25)
20: Jordan Anderson (3)
21: Daniel Hemric (20)*
22: Wendell Chavous (49)
23: Robby Lyons (15)
24: Josh Reaume (33)
25: Bayley Currey (83)
26: Jennifer Jo Cobb (10)
27: Austin Wayne Self (22)
28: Timmy Hill (50)*
29: Mike Harmon (74)*
30: Justin Fontaine (45)
31: Norm Benning (6)
32: J.J. Yeley (36)
[32 Trucks]

Stage Results
Stage 1:
1: Brett Moffitt (16)
2: Justin Haley (24)
3: Johnny Sauter (21)
4: Dalton Sargeant (25)
5: John Hunter Nemechek (8)
6: Kyle Busch (51)
7: Parker Kligerman (75)
8: Todd Gilliland (4)
9: Matt Crafton (88)
10: Jesse Little (97)

Stage 2:
1: John Hunter Nemechek (8)
2: Kyle Busch (51)
3: Brett Moffitt (16)
4: Todd Gilliland (4)
5: Johnny Sauter (21)
6: Ben Rhodes (41)
7: Matt Crafton (88)
8: Justin Haley (24)
9: Brandon Jones (46)
10: Noah Gragson (18

Picture Credit: Zimbio

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Kevin Harvick led a very short NASCAR All-Star Race Practice from Charlotte. The Open cars also practiced with the All-Star drivers.

All-Star Practice:
1: Kevin Harvick (4) - 170.406MPH
2: Kurt Busch (41)
3: Denny Hamlin (11)
4: Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. (17)
5: Clint Bowyer (14)
6: Kyle Larson (42)
7: Jimmie Johnson (48)
8: Joey Logano (22)
9: Brad Keselowski (2)
10: Ryan Newman (31)
11: Ryan Blaney (12)
12: Austin Dillon (3)
13: Matt Kenseth (6) - Did Not Run
14: Kyle Busch (18) - Did Not Run
15: Jamie McMurray (1) - Did Not Run
16: Kasey Kahne (95) - Did Not Run
17: Martin Truex, Jr. (78) - Did Not Run

Open Practice Results:
1: Aric Almirola (10)
2: Darrell Wallace, Jr. (43)
3: Chase Elliott (9)
4: Paul Menard (21)
5: William Byron (24)
6: Alex Bowman (88)
7: David Ragan (38)
8: Chris Buescher (37)
9: A.J. Allmendinger (47)
10: Ty Dillon (13)
11: Michael McDowell (34)
12: Erik Jones (20) - Did Not Run
13: Daniel Suárez (19) - Did Not Run
14: Corey LaJoie (72) - Did Not Run
15: Landon Cassill (00) - Did Not Run
16: Ross Chastian (15)* - Did Not Run
17: Gray Gaulding (23) - Did Not Run
18: Matt DiBenedetto (32) - Did Not Run
19: B.J. McLeod (51)* - Did Not Run
20: Reed Sorenson (55) - Did Not Run
21: Timmy Hill (66)* - Did Not Run

Picture Credit: Zimbio / Aric Almirola

#NASCAR #AllStarRace #AllStarOpen #AllStar #NASCARAllStarRace #Charlotte #CharlotteMotorSpeedway #CMS #CharlotteNC #NorthCarolina #KevinHarvick #AricAlmirola #StewartHaasRacing #SHR

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