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Marco Andretti
Marco  Andretti
Andretti Herta with Marco & Curb-Agajanian
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Marco Andretti
rank
13
Career stats
Indy Car History
Championships: 0
Indy 500 Wins: 0
Total Poles
5
Race Wins
2
Birthday
Mar 13, 1987
Hometown
Nazareth, PA
Residence
Nazareth, PA

ON TRACK

  • Third-generation driver; grandfather, Mario, won 52 races (including the 1969 Indianapolis 500) and four Indy car championships; father, Michael, won 42 races and one championship.
  • In his 14th season competing in the NTT IndyCar Series and he has taken an ownership stake in the Andretti Herta Autosport team he races for.
  • Has competed in the American Le Mans Series, the A1GP World Cup of Motorsport, 24 Hours of Le Mans and the FIA Formula E Championship.
  • 2006 Indianapolis 500 and NTT IndyCar Series Rookie of the Year
  • Two-time race winner, five-time pole sitter.
  • Loves his family but wants to be known for his first name and not his family name.

OFF TRACK

  • Purchased his childhood home in Nazareth, Pa., where he spends most of his free time.
  • Operates a burgeoning real estate business.
  • Married his longtime girlfriend, Polish model and actress Marta Krupa in the fall of 2017.

CAREER STATS

YEAR SERIES STARTS WINS POLES TOP 5 TOP 10 LAPS LED RAF
2019 NTT IndyCar Series 4 0 0 0 1 0 4
2018 NTT IndyCar Series 17 0 1 2 8 22 16
2017 NTT IndyCar Series 17 0 0 1 5 16 15
2016 NTT IndyCar Series 16 0 0 0 3 0 16
2015 NTT IndyCar Series 16 0 0 4 11 60 15
2014 NTT IndyCar Series 18 0 0 2 9 23 14
2013 NTT IndyCar Series 19 0 2 6 15 259 18
2012 NTT IndyCar Series 15 0 1 1 3 65 12
2011 NTT IndyCar Series 17 1 0 4 7 42 12
2010 NTT IndyCar Series 17 0 0 4 8 85 16
2009 NTT IndyCar Series 17 0 0 2 11 10 14
2008 NTT IndyCar Series 17 0 1 6 8 330 10
2007 NTT IndyCar Series 17 0 0 6 6 43 7
2006 NTT IndyCar Series 14 1 0 4 7 73 11
Total 221 2 5 42 102 1028 180
YEAR SERIES STARTS WINS POLES** TOP 5 TOP 10 LAPS LED RAF
2005 Indy Lights 6 3 3 5 5 102 6

RAF = Running at Finish

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First Start
March 26, 2006 (Homestead)
First Win
August 27, 2006 (Sonoma)
First Pole
June 1, 2008 (Milwaukee)

NTT IndyCar Series Highlights

  • 2018
    • Finished ninth in the NTT IndyCar Series for Andretti Herta Autosport with Curb-Agajanian with a best finish of fourth at Belle Isle-1
    • Won pole for Belle Isle-1
    • Recorded two top-five and eight top-10 finishes.
  • 2017
    • Finished 12th in NTT IndyCar Series point standings for Andretti Autosport with a best finish of fourth at Toronto.
    • Recorded five top-10 finishes.
    • Led two races for 16 laps, which put him over 1,000 laps led for his career.
  • 2016
    • Finished 16th in NTT IndyCar Series point standings for Andretti Autosport with a best finish of eighth at the season-ending race at Sonoma.
  • 2015
    • Finished ninth in NTT IndyCar Series point standings for Andretti Autosport with best finishes of second at Belle Isle-1 and third at Auto Club Speedway.
    • Started a season-best third at Auto Club.
  • 2014
    • Finished ninth in the NTT IndyCar Series point standings for Andretti Autosport with best finishes of second at Barber and third at the Indianapolis 500.
    • Started a season-best fifth at Pocono.
  • 2013
    • Finished career-best fifth in NTT IndyCar Series point standings for Andretti Autosport with best finishes of third at St. Petersburg and Sao Paulo.
    • Earned poles at Milwaukee and Pocono.
    • Led the championship for first time in his career after Indianapolis.
    • Tied career best with six top-five finishes and set a new career high with 15 top-10 finishes.
  • 2012
    • Finished 16th in the point standings for Andretti Autosport, with a best finish of second at Iowa.
    • Won pole at Auto Club Speedway.
    • Recorded one top-five and three top-10 finishes.
    • Led race-best 59 laps at Indianapolis.
  • 2011
    • Finished eighth in the championship for the third straight season for Andretti Autosport.
    • Earned second series victory -- and first on an oval -- at Iowa Speedway.
    • Compiled four top-five and seven top-10 finishes.
    • Started season-best sixth at Kentucky and Las Vegas.
  • 2010
    • Finished eighth in the series standings for Andretti Autosport
    • Compiled eight top-10 finishes, with a best of third at Indianapolis and Texas in consecutive races.
    • Started a season-best third at Iowa.
  • 2009
    • Finished eighth in the season standings for Andretti Green Racing.
    • Placed in the top 10 a career-best 11 times.
  • 2008
    • Finished seventh in the points standings for Andretti Green Racing.
    • Tied career-best with six top-five finishes.
    • Led career-high eight races and 330 laps.
    • Became youngest NTT IndyCar Series pole winner (21 years, 79 days) when he won the pole at Milwaukee.
    • Finished third in the Indianapolis 500.
  • 2007
    • Finished 11th in season standings for Andretti Green Racing.
    • Recorded careerbest six top-five finishes with a best finish of second at Iowa and Michigan.
  • 2006
    • Won NTT IndyCar Series Rookie of the Year Award after finishing seventh in point standings for Andretti Green Racing.
    • Became the youngest winner of a major open-wheel event at the time (19 years, 5 months, 14 days) when he won at Infineon Raceway.
    • Recorded four top-five and seven top-10 finishes.
    • Started ninth and finished second in Indianapolis 500 and earned Chase Rookie of the Year honors.
    • Winner of the Tony Renna "Rising Star Award"

Marco's Road To Indy

  • 2014
    • Raced in the FIA Formula E Championship at the Buenos Aires ePrix for Andretti Formula E.
  • 2012
    • Competed in the V8 Supercar Series at Queensland, Australia.
  • 2010
    • Ran the 24 Hours of Le Mans as part of Rebellion Racing.
  • 2006
    • Tested a Formula One car for Honda F1 team at Jerez, Spain.
  • 2005
    • Finished 10th in Firestone Indy Lights despite competing in just six of 14 events.
    • Recorded three victories and three pole positions, including his series debut at St. Petersburg, Fla., the first non-oval event in series history.
    • Recorded wins and poles at Indianapolis (road course) and Infineon.
    • Competed in Star Mazda Championship, finishing fifth in the championship.
  • 2004
    • Won the Skip Barber National series and Formula TR 1600 Pro Series championship.
    • Captured the Skip Barber Formula Dodge Southern Series championship with 11 victories.
  • 2003
    • Won Skip Barber Formula Dodge Eastern Series championship in his first season racing cars
    • Earned eight victories en route to “Rookie of the Year” honors.
  • Early Career
    • Began karting at age 10.
    • Competed in World Karting Association and Stars of Tomorrow karting events in 2002.
Andretti Autosport

With 16 years of competition in the books, the Indianapolis-based Andretti Autosport, led by Michael Andretti, has captured four NTT IndyCar Series championships and five Indianapolis 500 victories, including three in the last five seasons.

In 2016, Andretti Autosport partnered with 2011 Indianapolis 500-winning team Bryan Herta Autosport to form Andretti Herta Autosport with Curb-Agajanian, and field the No. 98 Honda. The partnership won the 100th Running of the Indianapolis with Alexander Rossi. The team added its current driver Marco Andretti to the ownership group in 2019

Michael Andretti competed for 19 years in CART before competing in the NTT IndyCar Series in 2003. He won more races (42) than any driver in CART history and led 6,702 Indy car laps during his driving career, second only to his father, Mario.

Bryan Herta, a four-time Indy car race winner, started his race team as an Indy Lights entry in 200. It made its first foray into the NTT IndyCar Series in  2010 and won the Indy 500 the following year with Dan Wheldon. Herta serves as the team's race strategist for driver Marco Andretti.

 

Team Website andrettiautosport.com