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Indy 500 qualifying placed on indefinite hold

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INDIANAPOLIS – Owing to impending severe weather, qualifying for the 101st Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil has been placed on indefinite hold.

Cars were going through tech inspection but are now being sent back to the garages.

Further official updates will follow when available. A primer for qualifying is linked here.

Here’s the radar. Oy.

On a lighter note, it appears as track activity is going down, humor in the paddock and the bus lot is going up.

Video highlights from Stage 13 of the Dakar Rally

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Friday’s Stage 13 of the 40th Dakar Rally went from San Juan to Cordoba to set up the concluding stage of the event.

The video highlights of Stage 13 will air on NBCSN on Saturday at 6:30 pm ET, but here are some of the highlights from Friday:


Nassar Al-Attiyah strengthened his hold on second with a stage win as defending winner Stephane Peterhansel crashed in the penultimate stage.


Toby Price won his second stage of the 2018 Dakar, his ninth overall, while Matthias Walkner retained the lead ahead of the final stage.


Eduard Nikolaev continued to make a case for his second consecutive Dakar win after an epic battle to capture Stage 13.


Jeremias Gonzalez took Stage 13 of the quads, tightening his grip on third overall in the 2018 Dakar Rally.