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The Morning Call
Mario Andretti recalls finally breaking through at Pocono 30 years agoBy Mario Andretti's own ultra-high standards, the first half of the 1986 CART I
Mario Andretti recalls finally breaking through at Pocono 30 years ago
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
By Mario Andretti's own ultra-high standards, the first half of the 1986 CART Indy-car racing season was nothing to get excited about. He led just 22 of 1,340 laps in the first nine races of the year. He won one race, but only because his son,... Read more
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The Morning Call
IndyCar drivers will have Justin Wilson in their hearts as they return to Pocono this weekendas Hunter-Reay learned what had happened to his Andretti-Autosport teammate Jus
IndyCar drivers will have Justin Wilson in their hearts as they return to Pocono this weekend
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
as Hunter-Reay learned what had happened to his Andretti-Autosport teammate Justin Wilson. In a freak accident that Mario Andretti said "probably wouldn't happen again for a million years," Wilson was hit in the head by flying debris that... Read more
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USA Today
Las Vegas' oldest steakhouse still charmsPresley. In recent years a new slate of celebrities has discovered the charms o
Las Vegas' oldest steakhouse still charms
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
Presley. In recent years a new slate of celebrities has discovered the charms of the Steer, including Nicolas Cage and Mario Andretti, and the most famously loyal of all Steer customers over the years was the Rat Pack, quintessential Sin City... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
INDYCAR: Dixon to try to keep fading title hopes alive at Poconothis season at Phoenix in April. His 39 career victories tie him for fourth wi
INDYCAR: Dixon to try to keep fading title hopes alive at Pocono
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
this season at Phoenix in April. His 39 career victories tie him for fourth with Al Unser and trails only A.J. Foyt (67), Mario Andretti (52) and Michael Andretti (42). Practice sessions for the ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway are scheduled... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Reports of NFL's death are clearly prematureinjuries) are just another risk you are going to take. When Richard Petty used
Reports of NFL's death are clearly premature
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 days ago
injuries) are just another risk you are going to take. When Richard Petty used to get behind the wheel of a car, when Mario Andretti got behind the wheel of his Formula 1 car, they knew there was a chance this thing could go bad. Let’s be... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Behind the Lotus Evora, speed above all elseordered them to take out half the rivets. He once designed a car with a fuel ta
Behind the Lotus Evora, speed above all else
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
ordered them to take out half the rivets. He once designed a car with a fuel tank that wrapped around the driver. When Mario Andretti joined his race team, Chapman told him that he liked to build his cars as light as possible. Andretti replied... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Former Indy car racer Bill Alsup dieswith fourth at Pocono being his best oval result. When Roger Penske landed a n
Former Indy car racer Bill Alsup dies
Motorsport.com / Posted 13 days ago
with fourth at Pocono being his best oval result. When Roger Penske landed a new sponsor for this third car in 1981, Mario Andretti – who had previously driven the entry part-time, in between his Formula 1 commitments – was unable to commit... Read more
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The Morning Call
Flashback: Keith Dorney inducted into College Football Hall of Fame in 2006at the Allentown Fair, Californian Dick Atkins wins the 30-lap USAC sprint feat
Flashback: Keith Dorney inducted into College Football Hall of Fame in 2006
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
at the Allentown Fair, Californian Dick Atkins wins the 30-lap USAC sprint feature while future Indianapolis 500 winners Mario Andretti and Bobby Unser finish fourth and fifth, respectively. 1956: Whitehall native Curt Simmons stops Pittsburgh... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Craig racers get in gear in regional eventsDale Earnhardt, Mario Andretti, Richard Petty and other legends behind the whee
Craig racers get in gear in regional events
Craig Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
Dale Earnhardt, Mario Andretti, Richard Petty and other legends behind the wheel had to get their start somewhere, and Craig teenagers Mike Bingham and Brodey Gutierrez have got their minds set on racing toward the kind of greatness these men... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
Deal Me In: Fast play can make your daymay cause interruptions and delays, but never lose sight of your goal. Prepare
Deal Me In: Fast play can make your day
Rolling Good Times / Posted 18 days ago
may cause interruptions and delays, but never lose sight of your goal. Prepare yourself in every way you can by increasing your knowledge and adding to your experience, so that you can make the most of opportunity when it occurs.” - Mario A... Read more
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Times of Malta
Sports roundF1 in the 1960s alongside Bruce McLaren and Denny Hulme. Bad luck was often cit
Sports round
Times of Malta / Posted 20 days ago
F1 in the 1960s alongside Bruce McLaren and Denny Hulme. Bad luck was often cited as the key reason for Amon’s lack of F1 success, with former world champion Mario Andretti once famously saying: “If he became an undertaker, people would stop dy... Read more
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Vavel
Chris Amon passes away after battle with cancerOne – and his very wide range of favourite topics – but also his wonderful sens
Chris Amon passes away after battle with cancer
Vavel / Posted 20 days ago
One – and his very wide range of favourite topics – but also his wonderful sense of humour” – something 1978 World Champion Mario Andretti used when he said that “if he became an undertaker, people would stop dying” such was Amon’s bad... Read more
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FOX News
Formula One driver Chris Amon dead at 73starting 95 races, taking five pole positions and finishing on the podium 11 ti
Formula One driver Chris Amon dead at 73
FOX News / Posted 20 days ago
starting 95 races, taking five pole positions and finishing on the podium 11 times without winning. American F1 champion Mario Andretti said Amon was so unlucky "if he became an undertaker, people would give up dying" while three-time champion... Read more
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dna
Former Ferrari legend Chris Amon dies at 73premier series. Bad luck was often cited as the key reason for his lack of For
Former Ferrari legend Chris Amon dies at 73
dna / Posted 20 days ago
premier series. Bad luck was often cited as the key reason for his lack of Formula One success, with former world champion Mario Andretti once famously saying: "If he became an undertaker, people would stop dying." Like McLaren, with whom he won... Read more
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Super Sport
Former Ferrari driver Amon diespremier series. Bad luck was often cited as the key reason for his lack of For
Former Ferrari driver Amon dies
Super Sport / Posted 21 days ago
premier series. Bad luck was often cited as the key reason for his lack of Formula One success, with former world champion Mario Andretti once famously saying: "If he became an undertaker, people would stop dying." Like McLaren, with whom he won... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Former Ferrari driver Amon dies aged 73premier series. Bad luck was often cited as the key reason for his lack of For
Former Ferrari driver Amon dies aged 73
Reuters Sports News / Posted 21 days ago
premier series. Bad luck was often cited as the key reason for his lack of Formula One success, with former world champion Mario Andretti once famously saying: "If he became an undertaker, people would stop dying." Like McLaren, with whom he won... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Former Ferrari driver Amon dies aged 73premier series. Bad luck was often cited as the key reason for his lack of For
Former Ferrari driver Amon dies aged 73
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
premier series. Bad luck was often cited as the key reason for his lack of Formula One success, with former world champion Mario Andretti once famously saying: "If he became an undertaker, people would stop dying." Like McLaren, with whom he won... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
NZ Formula 1 racer Chris Amon dead at 73starting 95 races, taking five pole positions and finishing on the podium 11 ti
NZ Formula 1 racer Chris Amon dead at 73
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
starting 95 races, taking five pole positions and finishing on the podium 11 times without winning. American F1 champion Mario Andretti said Amon was so unlucky "if he became an undertaker, people would give up dying" while three-time champion... Read more
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Daily Herald
NZ Formula 1 racer Chris Amon dead at 73starting 95 races, taking five pole positions and finishing on the podium 11 ti
NZ Formula 1 racer Chris Amon dead at 73
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
starting 95 races, taking five pole positions and finishing on the podium 11 times without winning. American F1 champion Mario Andretti said Amon was so unlucky "if he became an undertaker, people would give up dying" while three-time champion... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Motor racing legend Chris Amon diesengines. More Motorsport On Amon's legendary lack of good fortune during his
Motor racing legend Chris Amon dies
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
engines. More Motorsport On Amon's legendary lack of good fortune during his Formula One career, American driver Mario Andretti, a Formula 1 champion and Indy 500 winner once joked: "If Chris Amon was an undertaker, no one would... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Motor racing legend Chris Amon diesMans. Photo / AP More Motorsport On Amon's legendary lack of good fortune dur
Motor racing legend Chris Amon dies
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Mans. Photo / AP More Motorsport On Amon's legendary lack of good fortune during his Formula One career, American driver Mario Andretti, a Formula 1 champion and Indy 500 winner once joked: "If Chris Amon was an undertaker, no one would... Read more
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ESPN
Rundown: Kyle Busch not ruling out Indy 500 runand what I'm doing here." If Busch needed anything to divert his focus, even f
Rundown: Kyle Busch not ruling out Indy 500 run
ESPN / Posted 26 days ago
and what I'm doing here." If Busch needed anything to divert his focus, even famed Indy car, NASCAR and Formula One driver Mario Andretti tweeted about Busch following his win Sunday. "Almost impossible to describe how good this Dude is," Andretti... Read more
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The Morning Call
Palmerton's Dr. Bob Mlkvy was a great player and an even better personcomes to mind in an instant. Say Larry Miller and you think Catasauqua. Say L
Palmerton's Dr. Bob Mlkvy was a great player and an even better person
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
comes to mind in an instant. Say Larry Miller and you think Catasauqua. Say Larry Holmes and Easton pops into mind. Say Mario Andretti and Nazareth immediately enters the brain. The name Mlkvy and Palmerton go together like peanut butter and... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Shoutouts & CalloutsFla. and had a large entourage of racing superstars - including reigning Formul
Shoutouts & Callouts
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
Fla. and had a large entourage of racing superstars - including reigning Formula One champ Lewis Hamilton and racing legend Mario Andretti - on the grid to send him off for his final race. Having lived through the Brett Favre saga, I see the point.... Read more
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USA Today
Tony Stewart determined to do NASCAR farewell his wayfelt like a coronation. He was joined behind stage at driver introductions by t
Tony Stewart determined to do NASCAR farewell his way
USA Today / Posted 1 months ago
felt like a coronation. He was joined behind stage at driver introductions by three-time Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton. Mario Andretti pressed through the multitude around his race car on the grid for a handshake and photographs. Stewart does... Read more
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