Sato is currently fourth in the overall IZOD IndyCar Series championship.
Rookie Conor Daly, who started 31st, drove a solid race in the No. 41 ABC Supply Honda to finish 22nd.
A.J. Foyt: "Who would have thought Franchitti last year would have come up and win the race?"
Rookie Conor Daly was okay while rookie Carlos Munoz again topped the charts. Tomorrow is Fast Friday and perhaps the expected veterans will be the ones to set the hot laps.
Brazilian dance moves on the streets in Sao Paulo made for an interesting samba.
Even with their families and their fans supporting them, the three Brazilians were not on the IndyCar podium.
At last-lap, last-turn pass by James Hinchcliffe preventing Takuma Sato from winning his second consecutive IndyCar Series race Sunday in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
If you missed the Sao Paulo IndyCar 300 you just might be kicking yourself.
James Hinchcliffe and Takuma Sato raced to the finish line on the streets of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Both drivers had already noticed victories on street circuits this year in the IZOD IndyCar Series.
The IZOD IndyCar teams arrived in the largest city of Brazil for this weekend's race on the street circuit in São Paulo
Takuma Sato comes to Sao Paulo as one of Indy's favorite pilots after winning at the Long Beach street circuit.
California: Ocean breezes, suntan lotion, palm trees, the Queen Mary, yachts, sailing, beaches, and surfing... plus the famous hairpin and the sounds of racing engines on the legendary street circuit in Long Beach!