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Takuma Sato talks about meeting President Trump, dodgeball

When it comes to botox and dodgeball Takuma Sato might be a little shaky.
IndyCar driver Takuma Sato. (WTHR Staff)

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — Takuma Sato entered race immortality when he won the Indianapolis 500 in 2017.

When it comes to botox and dodgeball he might be a little shaky.

Most famous person met:

"Well, for me, AJ Foyt, but then worldwide probably President Trump. After I won the 500, Prime Minister Abe in Japan invited me to a big, big dinner night and there was President Trump. Everyone was there. So yeah, I met him."

Deserted island with another driver:

"Definitely not Will Power. He might be first in the pole race, but he's a terrible road driver. I would choose Graham Rahal. We work together, he knows about the car. So anything we stuck and failing, he can fix it."

Music during the race:

"I have to choose Coldplay, because the IMS actually chose that as the music the day after for banquet."

Best karaoke:


Driver most likely to get botox:

"What's a botox?" DAVE: "They shoot injections to make your wrinkles go away." TAKUMA: "It has to be old, so Tony Kanaan."

Driver you'd pick for dodgeball:

"Penske." DAVE: "You're picking a team. who would be your best dodgeball player?" TAKUMA: "Graham would be...no hang on, no I'm thinking Ryan Hunter-Reay would be the best."