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UPI Almanac for Friday, Feb. 28, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013.
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Hunter-Reay gives Andretti Milwaukee win

WEST ALLIS, Wis., June 16 (UPI) -- Ryan Hunter-Reay dominated the late stages of the Milwaukee Mile Saturday, giving promoter Mario Andretti an IZOD IndyCar Series win at his event.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012.
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Andretti named Knight of Republic

NEW YORK, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Racecar driver Mario Andretti has been given the Italian title of Knight of the Republic for his contribution to the sport, the Italian consul in New York says.

Marco Andretti wins the latest IRL race

SONOMA, Calif., Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Marco Andretti captured Sunday's Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma, Calif.

John Andretti fired by Petty Enterprises

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 10 (UPI) -- NASCAR driver John Andretti, who has won just two races in his career, was fired Tuesday by Petty Enterprises.

Mario Andretti escapes injury in wreck

INDIANAPOLIS, April 23 (UPI) -- Mario Andretti made a frightening return to the cockpit of an Indy car Wednesday when he was involved in a crash with Kenny Brack, just a minute before a test s

Michael Andretti announces retirement

MOORESVILLE, N.C., Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Michael Andretti's storied career will come to an end when the checkered flag drops for the Indianapolis 500 on May 25.