Al Unser Jr. Charged with DWI and Drag Racing

Police in New Mexico

Al Unser Jr. with reckless driving and driving while intoxicated after catching him drag racing at 3 a.m. outside of Albuquerque on Thursday. Unser is a two-time winner of the Indianapolis 500 and a key Izod-IndyCar ambassador. He is a director of Baltimore Racing Development (according to his

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. Unser has struggled with alcoholism. KRQE-TV reports that police stopped Unser in his Chevy Suburban, in which he was travelling at more than 100 mph.

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