Andretti, Michael (USA)

b 5/10/1962 (Bethlehem, Pennsylvania)


Son of Mario Andretti

1972 - Started racing karts
1980 - Started racing in FF1600
1981 - Super Vee. Northeast division FF1600 champion, 6 wins
1982 - Super Vee champion, 6 wins
1983 - Indycars, 4 pts, 26th. Finished 3rd Le Mans (Porsche), shared with
       Mario & Alliot. Won Formula Mondial Championship.
1984 - Indycar, 102 pts, 7th.
1985 - Indycar, 53 pts, 9th. 2nd Elkhart Lake
1986 - Indycar, 171 pts, 2nd, 3 wins (Long Beach, Milwaukee, Phoenix)
1987 - Indycar (Kraco), 158 pts, 2nd, 4 wins (Michigan, Nazareth, Milwaukee,
       Miami)
1988 - Indycar (Kraco), 119 pts, 6th overall. Won Marlboro Challenge
1989 - Indycar (Newman-Haas), 150 pts, 3rd, 2 wins (Toronto, Michigan)
1990 - Indycar (Newman-Haas), 181 pts, 2nd, 5 wins (Detroit, Portland,
       Meadowlands Mid-Ohio, Elkhart Lake)
1991 - Indycar (Newman-Haas). 8 wins (Milwaukee, Portland, Cleveland,
       Toronto, Vancouver, Mid-Ohio, Elkhart Lake, Laguna Seca), 234 points
       (record), $2,461,734 in earnings (record). Won Marlboro Challenge.
1992 - Indycar (Newman-Haas), 192pts, 2nd, 5 wins (Portland, Milwaukee,
       Toronto, Vancouver, Laguna Seca)
1993 - 13 F1 races (McLaren-Ford), 7 points (3rd Italy, 5th Spain, 6th France)
1994 - Indycar (Ganassi-Reynard), 118 pts, 4th 2 wins (Australia, Toronto)
1995 - Indycar (Newman-Haas - Lola Ford), 125 points, 4th, 1 win (Toronto), 
       (2nd Phoenix, New Hampshire, 3rd Milwaukee, Portland, 4th Detroit,
       Laguna Seca)
1996 - Indycars (Newman-Haas Lola Ford T96/00), 2nd, 132pts
       Date    Q       R       Venue                   Result/Reason
       3/3     10      9       Homestead               -1 lap
       17/3    14      -       Rio de Janeiro          engine
       31/3    5       19      Surfers' Paradise       electrics
       14/4    12      7       Long Beach              -1 lap
       28/4    5       1       Nazareth                1:25:8.074
       26/5    11      -       US500 - Michigan        transmission
       2/6     5       1       Milwaukee               1:33:32.649
       9/6     9       1       Detroit                 2:00:44.451
       23/6    6       11      Portland                -1 lap
       30/6    13      -       Cleveland               driveline
       14/7    10      -       Toronto                 engine
       28/7    12      -       Michigan                alternator
       11/8    4       3       Mid-Ohio                +3.404
       18/8    3       1       Elkhart Lake            1:56:33.859
       1/9     2       1       Vancouver               1:48:16.253
       8/9     11      9       Laguna Seca             83 laps
1997 - Indycars (Newman-Haas Swift-Ford 007I): 8th, 108 pts
       Date    Q       R       Venue                   Time/Reason
       2/3     14      1       Homestead               1:38:45.666
       6/4     11      3       Surfers' Paradise       +11.261
       13/4    5       -       Long Beach              ret/handling
       27/4    2       2       Nazareth                +0.527s
       11/5    6       21      Rio de Janeiro          ret/engine
       25/5    11      11      Gateway Park            +24.508
       1/6     14      2       Milwaukee               +0.348
       8/6     6       2       Detroit                 +1.818
       22/6    6       8       Portland                +19.212
       13/7    4       23      Cleveland               ret/electrics
       20/7    4       4       Toronto                 +13.097s
       27/7    19      21      Michigan                ret/transmission
       10/8    10      8       Mid-Ohio                +25.707s
       17/8    5       26      Road America            ret/spin
       31/8    4       16      Vancouver               ret/accident
       7/9     14      27      Laguna Seca             ret/electrics
       28/9    7       19      California Speedway     ret/overheating
       Le Mans 24 Hrs (Courage C36), retired accident (with Ma.Andretti &
       O.Grouillard)
1998 - Indycars (Newman-Haas Swift-Ford 009.c), 7th, 112 pts
       Date    Q    R     Venue                Time/Reason
       15/3    8    1     Homestead            1:33:39.286
       28/3    14   14    Motegi               196 laps
       5/4     6    21    Long Beach           55 laps, contact
       27/4    3    18    Nazareth             122 laps, contact
       10/5    8    5     Rio de Janeiro       +14.324s
       23/5    6    2     Gateway              +0.573s
       31/5    4    26    Milwaukee            16 laps, contact
       7/6     11   10    Detroit              +22.398s
       21/6    10   17    Portland             95 laps
       12/7    7    2     Cleveland            +8.422s
       19/7    3    2     Toronto              +1.921s
       26/7    8    6     Michigan - US500     +1.097s
       9/8     10   21    Mid-Ohio             55 laps, contact
       16/8    1    15    Road America         49 laps, contact
       6/9     6    2     Vancouver            +3.437s
       13/9    12   10    Laguna Seca          +10.881s
       4/10    13   28    Houston              2 laps, suspension
       18/10   6    20    Surfers' Paradise    59 laps, contact
       1/11    3    18    Fontana              210 laps, contact
1999 - Indycars (Newman-Haas Racing Swift-99 Cosworth), 4th, 151 pts.
       Date    Q    R     Venue                Time/Reason
       21/3    5    2     Homestead            +1.110s
       10/4    5    5     Motegi               -1 lap
       18/4    13   7     Long Beach           +15.504s
       2/5     14   6     Nazareth             +16.719s
       15/5    15   26    Rio de Janeiro       28 laps/engine
       29/5    11   1     Gateway              2:25:25.289
       6/6     11   15    Milwaukee            -3 laps
       20/6    14   11    Portland             1:48:26.471
       27/6    3    3     Cleveland            2:01:16.974
       11/7    1    2     Road America         1:37:01.859
       18/7    3    26    Toronto              11 laps/contact
       25/7    4    4     Michigan             2:41:20.868
       8/8     8    4     Detroit              2:02:26.133
       15/8    11   8     Mid-Ohio             1:42:35.107
       22/8    18   22    Chicago              98 laps/contact
       5/9     8    14    Vancouver            -1 lap
       26/9    11   3     Houston              1:55:57.124
       17/10   5    5     Surfers' Paradise    1:58:51.911
       31/10   6    21    Fontana              71 laps/oil fire
2000 - Indycars (Newman-Haas Lola-Ford B2k/00): 8th, 127 pts.
       Date    Q    R     Venue                Time/Reason
       26/3    6    -     Homestead            ret/37 laps/oil pressure
       16/4    14   14    Long Beach           ret/73 laps/fire
       30/4    15   9     Rio de Janeiro       -1 lap
       2/5     8    1     Motegi               1:58:52.201
       27/5    15   6     Nazareth             2:06:16.011
       6/6     10   2     Milwaukee            1:37:39.541
       18/6    11   13    Detroit              -4 laps
       25/6    11   4     Portland             2:01:15.733
       2/7     4    4     Cleveland            1:52:19.654
       16/7    3    1     Toronto              2:00:02.313
       23/7    2    2     Michigan             2:48:49.790
       30/7    15   2     Chicago              2:01:25.417
       13/8    8    8     Mid-Ohio             1:45:09.835
       20/8    4    -     Road America         ret/17 laps/mechanical
       3/9     8    12    Vancouver            -1 lap
       10/9    11   14    Laguna Seca          1:46:37.981
       17/9    15   -     Gateway Park         ret/196 laps/mechanical
       1/10    5    13    Houston              -2 laps
       15/10   6    -     Surfer's Paradise    ret/38 laps/mechanical
       30/10   2    -     Fontana              ret/88 laps/accident
2001 - IRL (Team Green/Panther Dallara-Oldsmobile)
       May 27   Indy 500                3rd, 3h31m59.916
       Indycar (Team Motorola Reynard-Honda 01): 3rd, 147 pts
       Date    Q    R     Venue                Time/Reason
       26/3    5    4     Monterrey            2h00m49.781
       8/4     9    -     Long Beach           ret/3 laps/mechanical
       6/5     13   6     Nazareth             1h51m20.820
       19/5    11   -     Motegi               ret/33 laps/mechanical
       3/6     10   10    Milwaukee            1h54m09.404
       17/6    13   4     Detroit              1h53m55.201
       24/6    16   8     Portland             2h00m34.676
       1/7     21   15    Cleveland            -1 lap
       15/7    13   1     Toronto              1h59m58.904
       22/7    18   -     Michigan             ret/185 laps/mechanical
       29/7    17   -     Chicago MS           ret/187 laps/mechanical
       17/8    18   -     Mid-Ohio             ret/78 laps/mechanical
       19/8    7    2     Road America         2h00m31.140
       2/9     11   3     Vancouver            2h10m08.247
       15/9    4    4     Lausitzring          2h00m25.639
       22/9    3    5     Rockingham           1h21m16.106
       7/10    12   -     Houston              ret/76 laps/mechanical
       14/10   16   14    Laguna Seca          -1 lap
       28/10   6    2     Surfers' Paradise    1h51m53.046
       4/11    13   7     California Speedway  2h59m43.564
2002 - Indycars (Team Motorola (Green) Reynard-Honda 02I): 9th, 110 pts
       Date    Q    R     Venue                Time/Reason
       10/3    16   12    Monterrey            -1 lap
       14/4    15   1     Long Beach           2h02m14.542
       27/4    7    16    Motegi               115 laps/mechanical
       2/6     13   7     Milwaukee            1h59m25.079
       9/6     19   11    Laguna Seca          -1 lap
       16/6    12   9     Portland             2h04m15.889
       1/7     14   15    Chicago              79 laps/mechanical
       7/7     18   11    Toronto              -2 laps
       14/7    5    2     Cleveland            2h00m22.844
       28/7    5    6     Vancouver            -6 laps
       11/8    8    3     Mid-Ohio             1h56m22.306
       18/8    14   10    Road America         -2 laps
       25/8    18   8     Montreal             1h59m54.441
       1/9     17   13    Denver               -1 lap
       14/9    2    10    Rockingham           -1 lap
       6/10    14   8     Miami                -2 laps
       27/10   16   9     Surfers' Paradise    2h00m20.035
       3/11    4    2     California Speedway  2h33m43.377
       17/11   10   17    Mexico City          50 laps/contact
       IRL (Team Green Dallara-Aurora)
       May 26  Indy 500                        7th, 3h00m14.4609
2003 - IRL (Andretti-Green Racing Dallara-Honda)
       Mar 2   Homestead		       6th, 1h57m20.5964
       Mar 23  Phoenix			       13th, 186 laps/accident
       Apr 13  Motegi			       4th, 2h21m21.1242
2006  IRL IndyCar Series (Andretti Green Racing Dallara-Honda)
       May 28	Indy 500			3rd, 3h10m59.7677
2007  Indy 500 (Andretti Green Racing Dallara-Honda): 13th, 2h44m38.6843.