About Mario Andretti
It has been officially said that the current size of Mario Andretti net worth is as much as 100 million dollars. He has earned such a high net worth because of his career as a race car driver. His net worth has been accumulated through his many appearances in different races all around the world. Mario Andretti has become one of not so many people who reached high in different races, including Formula One, World Sportscar Championship, IndyCar and NASCAR. Thus with reaching high position, it also makes no surprise that Mario Andretti net worth has increased a lot.
Mario Andretti got interested into racing when he was just a little boy, as did his twin brother Aldo. Their mother later admitted that when the boys were growing up, they would usually drive in cars made out of boxes. What is even more interesting is that at that time none of the boys had seen a car in real life. When the family moved to a place near a racetrack, Mario Andretti began his career as a race car driver. Eventually, this career became his main source of fame as well as Mario Andretti net worth.
Since that time, he has also proven that he is able to drive in many different racing competitions.
He became a winner of many championships, such as NASCAR and Formula One. For four decades, Mario Andretti was competing in the Le Mans 24 Hour Races.
However, today he is known to be no longer active in professional races. Mario Andretti currently is known as a column writer about race cars and also from several appearances on TV shows, such as “Home Improvement”. He is also known from a couple of movies already, such as “Dust to Glory” and “Cars” made by Pixar. These appearances also added up a lot to the total estimate of Mario Andretti net worth.
Talking about his racing career more, to many people he is well known for his career in Formula 1 and as such he belonged to quite a few teams, such as Scuderia Ferrari, John Player Team Lotus, Martini Racing Team Lotus, Team Essex Lotus, Tam Williams Team and some others. The last year in which he competed in Formula One was in 1982 and at that time he belonged to Scuderia Ferrari. Thus racing in Formula One has been one of the main sources of his fame.