Briscoe bests Hinchcliffe for Indy pole

Briscoe bests Hinchcliffe for Indy pole

INDIANAPOLIS, May 19 (UPI) -- Ryan Briscoe took the pole position for the 96th Indianapolis 500 Saturday, edging James Hinchcliffe by the closest margin in the race's qualifying history.
IndyCar's Rahal draws six-race probation

IndyCar's Rahal draws six-race probation

INDIANAPOLIS, April 17 (UPI) -- IndyCar driver Graham Rahal has been put on probation for the next six races, racing officials said Tuesday.

Dixon wins IndyCar race in Japan

MOTEGI, Japan, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Scott Dixon led all but one lap Sunday in winning the IndyCar Series race in Japan but Will Power's second-place finish moved him into the championship lead.
Andretti gets first IndyCar win since 2006

Andretti gets first IndyCar win since 2006

NEWTON, Iowa, June 26 (UPI) -- Marco Andretti grabbed the lead with 18 laps remaining Saturday and hung on to claim the Iowa Corn Indy 250 for his first win in nearly in five years.

Power leads wire-to-wire in Alabama win

LEEDS, Ala., April 10 (UPI) -- Pole-sitter Will Power led all 90 laps Sunday, cruising to victory at the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama.

Franchitti claims Chicagoland IndyCar win

JOLIET, Ill., Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Dario Franchitti took a late lead and then held on Saturday to claim the Peak Antifreeze and Motor Oil Indy 300 at Chicagoland Speedway.

Briscoe takes Firestone 550k

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 6 (UPI) -- Pole sitter Ryan Briscoe led 102 of 228 laps and took the IndyCar Firestone 550k at Texas Motor Speedway Saturday.

Castroneves takes Bombardier Learjet 550

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 7 (UPI) -- Helio Castroneves grabbed the lead after the final pit stop Saturday and captured the Bombardier Learjet 550 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas.

Dixon gets record-tying sixth indy win

SPARTA, Ky., Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Scott Dixon passed Helio Castroneves on the last turn of the final lap to win Saturday's Meijer Indy 300 at the Kentucky Speedway.

Wheldon wins IRL auto race in Iowa

NEWTON, Iowa, June 22 (UPI) -- Dan Wheldon celebrated his 30th birthday by winning Sunday's Iowa Corn Indy 250 at the Iowa Speedway in Newton for his second IndyCar win this season.

Scott Dixon wins Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS, May 25 (UPI) -- New Zealand's Scott Dixon captured Sunday's 92nd Indianapolis 500 in Indianapolis by 1.7498 seconds over Vitor Meira of Brazil.

Dixon wins 2008 IndyCar season opener

HOMESTEAD, Fla., March 29 (UPI) -- Scott Dixon won the 2008 IndyCar season opener Saturday, taking the GAINSCO Auto Insurance Indy at the Homestead-Miami Speedway.

Dixon wins IRL race in Tennessee

LEBANON, Tenn., July 15 (UPI) -- Scott Dixon Sunday beat out Dario Franchitti to win the Firestone Indy 200 IRL auto race at Lebanon, Tenn.

Franchitti takes rain-shortened Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS, May 27 (UPI) -- No.27 Andretti Green Racing driver Dario Franchitti won the rain-shortened Indianapolis 500 Sunday, just ahead of Scott Dixon.

Marco Andretti wins the latest IRL race

SONOMA, Calif., Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Marco Andretti captured Sunday's Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma, Calif.
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Marco Andretti
Marco Andretti gathers his thoughts as he prepares to qualify for the Freedom 100 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis on May 26, 2005.Ê Marco is the son of Michael Andretti. (UPI Photo/Bill Coons).Ê.

Marco Michael Andretti (born March 13, 1987) is an Italian American auto racing driver who drives the #26 car for Andretti Autosport in the IndyCar Series. He is the son of 1991 IndyCar World Series champion Michael Andretti and the grandson of racing legend Mario Andretti. His rookie year, he finished second in the 2006 Indianapolis 500 in the second closest finish in the race's history.

Andretti currently divides his time residing in Indianapolis, IN; Nazareth, PA; and Miami, FL.

Andretti won eight races in the 2003 Barber Formula Dodge Eastern Championship, and was champion in the Barber National and Southern class the following year.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Marco Andretti."
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