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Mario Andretti: CART Still Rules Racing World

Through the years, Mario Andretti has become one of motor sports' best-loved heroes. So it's...Championship Auto Racing Teams Fed Ex Series will be named for him. The Mario Andretti Trophy will go to the top point-getter on a new, year-end...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/21/oth_256897.shtml
Other sports
Legendary IndyCar driver Mario Andretti wants one more race

LONG POND, Pa. - Mario Andretti wants one more race, family style...of Le Mans."I'd do it," Mario Andretti said. "There's no point in...and my grandfather," he said. Mario Andretti won the Indianapolis 500 in 1969...

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Andretti family brushes aside notion of curse at Indy 500

...rose from the crowd with the simple introduction of one of the Indianapolis 500's all-time stars."The great Mario Andretti!"With that, thousands of fans before Friday's final race practice stood at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and went...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-23/andretti-family-brus
Mario Andretti tests at Indy, just in case

INDIANAPOLIS -- Ten years later, the view was the same for Mario Andretti. The 63-year-old former Indianapolis 500 winner tested a car for his son Michael's race team Wednesday at the Indianapolis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/24/nas_370629.shtml
Nascar
Mario Andretti might become car owner

Mario Andretti is considering becoming a car owner in the CART series. The former Formula One and CART champion told The Associated Press on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/10/nas_347720.shtml
Nascar
Racing legend visits area

GRANITEVILLE - Mario Andretti wasn't gripping a steering wheel of an Indy car Tuesday afternoon...dealerships and a clothing line that bears his name. He also opened the Mario Andretti Driving School based in Las Vegas to give fans and racing enthusiasts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/12/met_415348.shtml
Metro
Andretti's love for Elkhart Lake saves race

MILWAUKEE -- Mario Andretti has been the hero at the Road America Grand Prix in Elkhart Lake...with a sanctioning agreement. Sunday's race was renamed the Mario Andretti Grand Prix at Road America. Qualifying rounds are Friday and Saturday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/01/nas_382832.shtml
Nascar
IndyCar's top names set to visit troops

INDIANAPOLIS --- Mario Andretti never anticipated dressing in the same tailor-made clothes...exactly what organizers envisioned -- bringing longtime rivals Mario Andretti and A.J. Foyt together as part of a legends tour.But it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2011-01-12/indycars-top-names-set-vis
Nascar | Sports
The possibilities of an All-Star race

...J. Foyt has driven it during the last 40 years. Mario Andretti won championships in a Formula One car and an IndyCar...four titles in a row starting in 1954. Row 3 5. Mario Andretti. A versatile driver who won world championships in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/30/oth_280246.shtml
Other sports
Jamie McMurray seemingly at his best in big races

...that team owner Chip Ganassi deemed him "a big game hunter."With last month's Rolex victory, McMurray joined Mario Andretti and A.J. Foyt as the only three drivers to win both the Daytona 500 and the sports car race.When asked why he seems...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-16/jamie-mcmurray-seemingly-h