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Clock Runs Out on Takuma Sato, Felix Rosenqvist

Takuma Sato and Felix Rosenqvist needed a lucky break. More accurately, they needed a caution in the closing laps of the 105th Indianapolis 500, because that was the only chance either had a podium or victory. Sato last pitted on Lap 157 and Rosenqvist one lap before that. When Alexander...
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Driver Takuma Sato aims for 3rd Indy 500 win

SPEEDWAY, Ind. (WISH) – Winning the Indianapolis 500 takes practice, patience, skill and a few lucky breaks here and there. One of those people who knows all about what it takes to win the Indianapolis 500 is Takuma Sato. WISH-TV’s sports director Anthony Calhoun caught up with Sato, a two-time...
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Indy 500 champ Takuma Sato powered by Cup Noodles

Two-time Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato will have Cup Noodles riding onboard his No. 30 Honda for Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL Racing) in the 2021 Indy 500 this Sunday. Sato is the defending Indy 500 winner, claiming the checkered flag last August under caution to empty grandstands in a...
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Indianapolis 500 to single out Takuma Sato during driver introductions for 2020 victory

INDIANAPOLIS -- Takuma Sato will receive an overdue celebration this weekend for winning last year's Indianapolis 500 in front of empty grandstands. Indianapolis Motor Speedway was empty aside from essential personnel last August when Sato won his second Indianapolis 500. The pandemic had prevented a crowd and it denied Sato some of the traditional spoils that come with the victory.
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PeopleReady Unveils New Ad Featuring Two-Time Indy 500 Champ Takuma Sato

TACOMA, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2021-- With the 2021 Indianapolis 500 right around the corner, PeopleReady today announced a new ad with two-time and reigning Indy 500 champ, Takuma Sato. PeopleReady, which places someone in a temporary job every nine seconds, teamed up with Sato on the ad to highlight the speed at which the staffing leader connects people and work. PeopleReady is a sponsor of both Sato and his Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) teammate, Graham Rahal, for this year’s Indy 500 race. The ad can be seen on https://www.peopleready.com/indy500/.
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Watch: Takuma Sato receiving ‘Baby Borg’

The event was to celebrate their triumph in the 104th running of the Indianapolis 500, in which Sato’s Rahal Letterman Lanigan-Honda passed long time race leader Scott Dixon on Lap 172 after their final pitstops, and held him off until the final caution period of the day sealed his triumph.
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IndyCar season approaching: Takuma Sato

Reigning Indy 500 champion Takuma Sato talks about the offseason and being prepared to drop the green flag on 2021. Potential price gouging under investigation after utility bills skyrocket in Lapel. High School Basketball: Sectional Semifinals. Players in the NCAA Tournament to wear high-tech contact tracing devices. COVID-19 pandemic and...
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2020 Indy 500 champ Takuma Sato unveils image on Borg-Warner Trophy

INDIANAPOLIS – The 2021 Indianapolis 500, set to run May 30 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, is 100 days away. 2020 Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato unveiled his image on the Borg-Warner trophy Friday. He also won “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” in 2017, becoming the first Japanese driver to win the race.