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A bust of Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato appears on the Borg Warner Trophy at the Automotive News World Congress in Detroit, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. (Daniel Mears/Detroit News via AP)
Sato still celebrating historic Indy 500 win
A bust of Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato appears on the Borg Warner Trophy at the Automotive News World Congress in Detroit, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. (Daniel Mears/Detroit News via AP)
A bust of Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato appears on the Borg Warner Trophy at the Automotive News World Congress in Detroit, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. (Daniel Mears/Detroit News via AP)
Sato still celebrating historic Indy 500 win
A bust of Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato appears on the Borg Warner Trophy at the Automotive News World Congress in Detroit, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. (Daniel Mears/Detroit News via AP)
FILE - In this June 14, 2003, file photo, race car driver Danica Patrick poses inside her car at the Laguna Seca Raceway in Monterey, Calif. Patrick announced plans Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, to run just 2 races in 2018, the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500, and end her full-time driving career. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
Danica Patrick to end racing career at next year's Indy 500
FILE - In this June 14, 2003, file photo, race car driver Danica Patrick poses inside her car at the Laguna Seca Raceway in Monterey, Calif. Patrick announced plans Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, to run just 2 races in 2018, the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500, and end her full-time driving career. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
FILE - In this June 1, 2012, file photo, NASCAR Nationwide Series driver Danica Patrick watches from on top of her hauler in Dover, Del. Patrick announced plans Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, to run just 2 races in 2018, the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500, and end her full-time driving career. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)
Danica Patrick to end racing career at next year's Indy 500
FILE - In this June 1, 2012, file photo, NASCAR Nationwide Series driver Danica Patrick watches from on top of her hauler in Dover, Del. Patrick announced plans Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, to run just 2 races in 2018, the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500, and end her full-time driving career. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)
FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2015, file photo, driver Danica Patrick greets fans as she is introduced before the start of the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. Patrick announced plans Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, to run just 2 races in 2018, the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500, and end her full-time driving career. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
Danica Patrick to end racing career at next year's Indy 500
FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2015, file photo, driver Danica Patrick greets fans as she is introduced before the start of the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. Patrick announced plans Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, to run just 2 races in 2018, the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500, and end her full-time driving career. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
FILE - In this May 29, 2017, file photo, Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato, of Japan, and car owner Michael Andretti chat during the traditional winners photo session on the start/finish line at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Sato will return to Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing next season. Sato spent just one season with Andretti Autosport and became the first Japanese winner of the 500. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
Indy 500 winner Takuma Sato to drive for Rahal in 2018
FILE - In this May 29, 2017, file photo, Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato, of Japan, and car owner Michael Andretti chat during the traditional winners photo session on the start/finish line at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Sato will return to Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing next season. Sato spent just one season with Andretti Autosport and became the first Japanese winner of the 500. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
FILE - In this May 19, 2017, file photo, Sebastien Bourdais, of France, unpacks his helmet as he prepares to drive during a practice session for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Bourdais is trading in his helmet for his smarts this weekend at the Honda Indy Toronto. The Frenchman is returning to the race track in a mentorship role for Dale Coyne Racing just two months after a crash during qualifying for the Indy 500. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
Bourdais helping Coyne drivers at Toronto, eyes return
FILE - In this May 19, 2017, file photo, Sebastien Bourdais, of France, unpacks his helmet as he prepares to drive during a practice session for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Bourdais is trading in his helmet for his smarts this weekend at the Honda Indy Toronto. The Frenchman is returning to the race track in a mentorship role for Dale Coyne Racing just two months after a crash during qualifying for the Indy 500. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
Takuma Sato, the 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner, describes his victory during an interview before ringing the opening bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square, Tuesday, May 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Indy 500 champ Takuma Sato still baring his soul
Takuma Sato, the 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner, describes his victory during an interview before ringing the opening bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square, Tuesday, May 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Takuma Sato, the 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner, poses for photos with his championship ring before ringing the opening bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square, Tuesday, May 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Indy 500 champ Takuma Sato still baring his soul
Takuma Sato, the 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner, poses for photos with his championship ring before ringing the opening bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square, Tuesday, May 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Takuma Sato, the 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner, is interviewed before ringing the opening bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square, Tuesday, May 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Indy 500 champ Takuma Sato still baring his soul
Takuma Sato, the 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner, is interviewed before ringing the opening bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square, Tuesday, May 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Takuma Sato, center, the 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner, watches his photos projected on the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square after ringing the opening bell, in New York, Tuesday, May 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Indy 500 champ Takuma Sato still baring his soul
Takuma Sato, center, the 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner, watches his photos projected on the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square after ringing the opening bell, in New York, Tuesday, May 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Takuma Sato, the 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner, poses with a ceremonial crystal before ringing the opening bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square, Tuesday, May 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Indy 500 champ Takuma Sato still baring his soul
Takuma Sato, the 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner, poses with a ceremonial crystal before ringing the opening bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square, Tuesday, May 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato poses during a visit to the Empire State Building in New York City, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Indy 500 winner Sato poses during visit to Empire State Building in New York
Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato poses during a visit to the Empire State Building in New York City, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato poses during a visit to the Empire State Building in New York City, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Indy 500 winner Sato poses during visit to Empire State Building in New York
Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato poses during a visit to the Empire State Building in New York City, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato poses during a visit to the Empire State Building in New York City, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Indy 500 winner Sato poses during visit to Empire State Building in New York
Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato poses during a visit to the Empire State Building in New York City, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato poses during a visit to the Empire State Building in New York City, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Indy 500 winner Sato poses during visit to Empire State Building in New York
Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato poses during a visit to the Empire State Building in New York City, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato poses during a visit to the Empire State Building in New York City, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Indy 500 winner Sato poses during visit to Empire State Building in New York
Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato poses during a visit to the Empire State Building in New York City, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato poses during a visit to the Empire State Building in New York City, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Indy 500 winner Sato poses during visit to Empire State Building in New York
Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato poses during a visit to the Empire State Building in New York City, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Verizon IndyCar Series driver Takuma Sato poses with a Japanese flag a day after winning the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 (Indy 500) at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S. May 29, 2017. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Driver Takuma Sato poses with a Japanese flag a day after winning the 101st Indy 500
Verizon IndyCar Series driver Takuma Sato poses with a Japanese flag a day after winning the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 (Indy 500) at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S. May 29, 2017. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Alexander Rossi leads Fernando Alonso, of Spain, into the first turn during the running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/R Brent Smith)
Young drivers finish strong in star-studded Indy 500 field
Alexander Rossi leads Fernando Alonso, of Spain, into the first turn during the running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/R Brent Smith)
Alexander Rossi pulls out after a pit stop during the running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Rob Baker)
Young drivers finish strong in star-studded Indy 500 field
Alexander Rossi pulls out after a pit stop during the running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Rob Baker)
Takuma Sato, of Japan, celebrates on the Yard of Bricks on the start/finish line after winning the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Indianapolis.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
After mistake in 2012, Sato learns lesson to win Indy 500
Takuma Sato, of Japan, celebrates on the Yard of Bricks on the start/finish line after winning the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Indianapolis.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Takuma Sato, of Japan, celebrates winning the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Mike McKnown)
After mistake in 2012, Sato learns lesson to win Indy 500
Takuma Sato, of Japan, celebrates winning the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Mike McKnown)
A technician checks on one the dozens of television cameras used for during the broadcast of the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Friday, May 26, 2017 in Indianapolis. ABC and the Indy 500 have had a relationship lasting more than 50 years, back to the days of Wide World of Sports. It's become a proving ground for new technology and broadcast ideas. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
The Latest: Dillon wins Coca-Cola 600 for first Cup victory
A technician checks on one the dozens of television cameras used for during the broadcast of the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Friday, May 26, 2017 in Indianapolis. ABC and the Indy 500 have had a relationship lasting more than 50 years, back to the days of Wide World of Sports. It's become a proving ground for new technology and broadcast ideas. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Fans fill the stands in the main straightaway during the running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Sato holds off Helio to give Andretti another Indy 500 win
Fans fill the stands in the main straightaway during the running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

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