With Castroneves' tires later wearing out, Hunter-Reay waited for the right moment, then passed him for the lead on lap 142.
"We pounced," Hunter-Reay said. "We were right there ready to go when somebody slipped up."
Kanaan is known for his aggressiveness on restarts, but said he was just worried about not getting passed on restarts and defending his position during Saturday's race.
"Do you even know how to do that?," Hinchcliffe asked jokingly in the post-race news conference.
Kanaan took the good-natured ribbing in stride, answering, "I do not know how to do that."
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