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Helmet of Michael Andretti

Flag of U.S.A. Michael Andretti

full name Michael Mario Andretti nationality American age 59 years old born October 5, 1962 hometown Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Racing highlights

20013rdCART FedEx Championship Series
19962ndPPG Indy Car World Series
19922ndPPG Indy Car World Series
19922ndMarlboro Challenge
19911stPPG Indy Car World Series
19911stMarlboro Challenge
19902ndPPG Indy Car World Series
19893rdPPG Indy Car World Series
19881stMarlboro Challenge
19872ndPPG Indy Car World Series
19862ndPPG Indy Car World Series
19831stFormula Mondial North America
19833rdLe Mans 24h - C class
19821stFormula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship
19823rdSCCA National Championship Runoffs Formula F

Racing career summary

Races entered378
Wins54
Podiums121
Pole positions46
Fastest laps42
Race win percentage14.3%
Podium percentage32%

Driver relations

Brother of Jeff Andretti. Cousin of John Andretti. Father of Marco Andretti. Son of Mario Andretti.

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

Driver comparisons

The latest Head-to-Head comparisons generated for Michael Andretti.

Michael Andretti vs. Jeff Gordon | Michael Andretti vs. Maurício Gugelmin | Michael Andretti vs. Al Unser, Jr. | Michael Andretti vs. Mario Andretti

Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

2007Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing20 races1 win4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing20 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2000Racing19 races2 wins5 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
1999Racing20 races1 win5 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1998Racing19 races1 win5 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1997Racing18 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1996Racing16 races5 wins6 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1995Racing17 races1 win4 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
1994Racing16 races2 wins3 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
1993Racing13 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1992Racing17 races5 wins9 podiums8 pole position5 fastest race laps
1991Racing18 races9 wins11 podiums9 pole position8 fastest race laps
1990Racing17 races5 wins7 podiums5 pole position5 fastest race laps
1989Racing17 races2 wins6 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
1988Racing18 races1 win6 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1987Racing23 races4 wins6 podiums2 pole position4 fastest race laps
1986Racing17 races3 wins8 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
1985Racing15 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing18 races0 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing17 races4 wins10 podiums5 pole position1 fastest race lap
1982Racing14 races6 wins9 podiums6 pole position3 fastest race laps
1981Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Michael Andretti

2007 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
27th17Andretti Green Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.5Firestone

2006 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
24th35Andretti Green Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.0Firestone
Click to show race results for IRL IndyCar Series 2006.

2003 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
24th80Andretti Green Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-03Honda 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for IRL IndyCar Series 2003.

2002 CART FedEx Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
9th110Team Motorola
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
191400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B02/00Honda 2.6 turboBridgestone
Reynard 02iHonda 2.6 turboBridgestone
Click to show race results for CART FedEx Championship Series 2002.

2002 Indy Racing League

PositionPointsTeam
38th26Team Green
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-00Chevrolet 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for Indy Racing League 2002.

2001 CART FedEx Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd147Team Green
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
201501
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 01iHonda 2.6 turboFirestone
Click to show race results for CART FedEx Championship Series 2001.

2001 Indy Racing Northern Light Series

PositionPointsTeam
34th35Team Green
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-00Oldsmobile 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for Indy Racing Northern Light Series 2001.

2000 CART FedEx Champ Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th127Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
192502
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B2K/00Cosworth XF 2.6 turboFirestone
Click to show race results for CART FedEx Champ Car World Series 2000.

1999 CART FedEx Champ Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th151Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
201511
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift 010.cCosworth XD 2.6 turboFirestone
Click to show race results for CART FedEx Champ Car World Series 1999.

1998 CART FedEx Champ Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th112Newman-Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
191510
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift 009.cCosworth XB 2.6 turboGoodyear
Click to show race results for CART FedEx Champ Car World Series 1998.

1997 CART FedEx Champ Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th108Newman-Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
171501
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift 007.iCosworth XD 2.6 turboGoodyear
Click to show race results for CART FedEx Champ Car World Series 1997.

1997 65th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP class

PositionPointsTeam
0Sté Courage Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C36Porsche 3.0 turboMichelin
Click to show race results for 65th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP class 1997.

1996 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd132Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
165601
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T96/00Cosworth XD 2.6 turboGoodyear
Click to show race results for PPG Indy Car World Series 1996.

1995 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th123Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
171433
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T95/00Cosworth XB 2.6 turboGoodyear
Click to show race results for PPG Indy Car World Series 1995.

1995 Indianapolis 500

PositionPointsTeam
25th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
LolaFord

1994 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th118Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
162302
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 94iCosworth XB 2.6 turboGoodyear

1993 Formula One World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
11th7Marlboro McLaren
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren MP4/8Cosworth HB 3.5Goodyear

1992 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd192Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
165875
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T91/00Cosworth XB 2.6 turboGoodyear
Lola T92/00Cosworth XB 2.6 turboGoodyear

1992 Marlboro Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1011?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T92/00Cosworth XB 2.6 turboGoodyear

1991 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st234Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1781188
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T91/00Chevrolet 2.6 turboGoodyear

1991 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
29th18Joachen Dauer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1991 Marlboro Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1111?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T91/00Chevrolet 2.6 turboGoodyear

1990 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd181Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
165745
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T90/00Chevrolet 2.6 turboGoodyear

1990 Marlboro Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T90/00Chevrolet 2.6 turboGoodyear

1989 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd150Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
152622
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T89/00Chevrolet 2.6 turboGoodyear

1989 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Busby Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962

1989 Marlboro Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T89/00Chevrolet 2.6 turboGoodyear

1988 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
6th119Kraco Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150510
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 88CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
Lola T88/00Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1988 World Sports Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
44th18Porsche AG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962CPorsche 3.0 turboDunlop

1988 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Porsche AG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1988 Marlboro Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Kraco Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T88/00Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1987 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd158Kraco Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
154524
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 87CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1987 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
7th33
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro

1987 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
38th24Alfa Corse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo 75 Turbo

1987 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
40th6Conte Racing, Hendrick Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86G (Buick)
Chevrolet Corvette GTP

1987 Marlboro Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Kraco Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 87CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1986 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd171Kraco Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
173833
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1986 Indianapolis 500

PositionPointsTeam
6th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1985 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
9th53Kraco Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 85CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
Lola T900Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1984 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th102Kraco Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 84CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1983-84 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th500
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 84C (Cosworth)

1984 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Porsche AG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962

1983 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
27th4Kraco Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 83CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1983 Formula Mondial North America

PositionPointsTeam
1st188Conte Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9374?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT4 (Ford BDD)

1983 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th20
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT5 (Volkswagen)Volkswagen

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th12Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1983 European Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th12Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1983 Le Mans 24h - C class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Porsche Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1982 CASC North American Formula Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Garvin Brown Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tiga FA82 (Ford BDD)

1982 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st152Arciero Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
116853
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT5 (Volkswagen)Volkswagen

1982 SCCA National Championship Runoffs Formula F

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T640

1982 Le Mans 24h - C class

PositionPointsTeam
0Grand Touring Cars Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mirage (Ford)

1981 SCCA National Championship Runoffs Formula F

PositionPointsTeam
8th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF81

1981 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0JLP Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT5 (Volkswagen)
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