"Mario Gabriele Andretti" is a retired Italian American world champion auto racing/racing driver, one of the most successful United States/Americans in the history of the sport. He is one of only two drivers to win races in Formula One, American Championship Car Racing/IndyCar, World Sportscar Championship and NASCAR (the other being Dan Gurney). He also won races in midget car racing/midget cars, and sprint car racing/sprint cars.
During his career, Andretti won the 1978 Formula One season/1978 List of Formula One World Drivers' Champions/Formula One World Championship, four American Championship Car Racing/IndyCar titles (three under United States Auto Club/USAC-sanctioning, one under Champ car/CART), and IROC VI. To date, he remains the only driver ever to win the Indianapolis 500 (1969 Indianapolis 500/1969), Daytona 500 (1967) and the Formula One World Championship, and, along with Juan Pablo Montoya, the only driver to have won a race in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Formula One, and an Indianapolis 500. Formula One drivers from the United States/No American has won a Formula One race since Andretti's victory at the 1978 Dutch Grand Prix.More Mario Andretti on Wikipedia.