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MILWAUKEE- Prior to the green flag in the Izod IndyCar Series race at the Milwaukee Mile, Marco Andretti looked to be the favorite.
The third-generation driver was the fastest in both practice sessions on Friday and backed that up with the pole for todayâ€™s race with a new track record speed.
Andretti wanted to win this race so bad to give his father Michael Andretti a win on Fathers Day weekend. His dad as we all know is the team owner of Andretti Autosport and his marketing group Andretti Sports Marketing promotes the race at Milwaukee.
It was a perfect storm for Marco as he had all of that, a great car and the guy he was chasing down for the championship Helio Castroneves starting 18th on a track he typically struggles at.
Andretti got off to a great start and led the first 61 laps of the race. Thatâ€™s where his dominance this weekend ended.
His crew gave him a bad first pit stop then after moving his way back through the field his No. 25 RC Cola Chevrolet developed a mechanical is...
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MILWAUKEE- Entering this weekendâ€™s race at the Milwaukee Mile, Marco Andretti is second in the Izod IndyCar Series points standings and trails leader Helio Castroneves by 22 points.
Last weekend though, entering the race at Texas, the duo was tied for the series lead.
Andretti started second and dominated the early part of the race but would finish fifth. Castroneves capitalized...
MILWAUKEE- Itâ€™s been an dominating weekend thus far at the Milwaukee Mile for the four-car Andretti Autosport group.
Marco Andretti has been the quickest car in both practice sessions and won the pole with a new track record speed.
James Hinchcliffe whoâ€™s the only multiple race winner this year earned the second starting spot and helped Andretti Autosport sweep the front row...
MILWAUKEE- This weekend has been one of the best weekendâ€™s Marco Andretti has ever put on.
The third generation driver was quickest in both practice sessions this afternoon and backed that up with winning the pole for tomorrowâ€™s 250-Lap Milwaukee Indyfest Izod IndyCar Series race.
Andretti set a blistering two-lap average of 170.515 mph in his No. 25 RC Cola Andretti Autosport...
Ryan Hunter-Reay continued Andretti Autosport's domination at the Milwaukee Mile, winning the IndyCar event Saturday for the second year in a row.
Hunter-Reay became the first driver to win back-to-back races at the Mile since Tony Kanaan in 2006 and 2007 when he was driving for -- you guessed it, Andretti.
Andretti drivers have won five of the last nine races at the mile oval...
MILWAUKEE- Chevrolet powered teams have dominated the Izod IndyCar Series oval events this year.
They won the pole for the Indianapolis 500 and swept the top nine spots. They went onto take the top four finishing spots in the biggest race of the season at Indy on race day.
On the next oval last weekend at Texas, Chevy swept the front row and the top five finishers in the race. We...
MILWAUKEE- It was a banner weekend for Andretti Autosport. They dominated b0th practice sessions and put all four cars in the top five starting spots including sweeping the front row for todayâ€™s Milwaukee IndyFest.
Then American Ryan Hunter-Reay won todayâ€™s 250 Lap race for the second consecutive year. Hunter-Reay took the lead for the final time on Lap 198 and never looked back...