Takuma Sato addresses media following Indy 500 win

2017 Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato speaks to 24-Hour News 8 prior to the victory dinner on May 29. 2017, at JW Marriott hotel in downtown Indianapolis. (WISH Photo)

SPEEDWAY, Ind. (WISH) – Takuma Sato won the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday to give Andretti a second consecutive victory in “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.” An Andretti driver has now won the 500 three times in the last four years.

Sato had to hold off Helio Castroneves, who was trying to win for a record-tying fourth time, in the closing laps. Castroneves, in a Chevrolet for Team Penske, briefly took the lead but couldn’t make it stick as Sato grabbed it back.

Sato addressed the media following his win at the Indianapolis 500 Monday afternoon.

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