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Marco Andretti: Almost A Fairytale Ending

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Marco Andretti continues his family's tradition of racing...and will show his stuff in Fontana later this month. In his rookie season, Marco came in second in the Indy 500...in a down to the wire finish!

Fun facts about Marco Andretti: (Source: Wikipedia)

1) He is an American auto racing driver who drives the #25 car for Andretti Autosport in the IndyCar Series. He is the third generation of the famous Andretti racing family.

2) Marco was born to Sandra and eventual IndyCar champion Michael Andretti. Marco's paternal grandfather Mario is a racing legend, he raced professionally for 4 decades and had success in the United States and all over the globe in various categories of racing. Other Andretti family members also have had success in various categories of racing.

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

The Indycar World Championships are happening in Fontana at Autoclub Speedway - Saturday, August 30th.

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