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The Year of Sheltering Dangerously

Posted by Suzanne Kai - on Wednesday, 03 March 2021

The Year of Sheltering Dangerously
The Year of Sheltering Dangerously By Ben Fong-Torres March 3, 2021 San Francisco Well, hasn’t THIS been a fun 365? As we approached the anniversary of the shelter-in-place orders for the San Francisco Bay Area, on March 16, I thought of some of the changes we’ve been through.  In February, our calendar was packed with restaurant dinners and a large, loud gathering at Harbor Villa, saluting our friend, the civil rights attorney Dale Minami. And there was my...

Takuma Sato wins IndyCar series race - first Japanese driver in history to win

Posted by AC Team on Sunday, 21 April 2013.

AC - TAKUMA SATO-FORMULA ONE DRIVER

Long Beach

April 21, 2013

Takuma Sato, 36, is the first Japanese driver in history to win an IndyCar series race.

Sato, won the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach for the team of legendary racer A.J. Foyt.

This was the team's first victory in more than a decade.

Sato came close to winning his first IndyCar race at last year's Indianapolis 500 but when he tried to pass Dario Franchitti on the final lap he spun out. For the full story click here.