# What Do You Know About Mario Andretti?

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One of the most successful personnel in the history of road racing is the Italian-born American professional driver who has won all the major racing tournament trophies. At this point now, you can decide whether or not you're good enough to pass this test. An hint is that the little introduction above should have reminded you of him, if anything.

• 1.

### One of the most successful American in the history of racing, Mario was born in?

• A.

Montona

• B.

Isle of Man

• C.

Maldives

• D.

Malta

A. Montona
Explanation
Mario, one of the most successful American racers in history, was born in Montona.

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• 2.

### He won races in midget cars and sprint card. He has up to?

• A.

10 wins

• B.

15 wins

• C.

12 wins

• D.

10 wins

C. 12 wins
Explanation
The correct answer is 12 wins because the question states that he won races in midget cars and sprint cars, but it does not specify how many wins he had in each category. Therefore, the total number of wins could be a combination of wins from both types of cars, and the only option that fits this criteria is 12 wins.

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• 3.

• A.

1969

• B.

1960

• C.

1966

• D.

1965

A. 1969
• 4.

### Andretti had a long career in racing, he was named United States Driver of the Year in?

• A.

1967

• B.

1978

• C.

1984

• D.

All of the above

D. All of the above
Explanation
Andretti had a successful and long career in racing, which spanned several decades. As a result of his remarkable achievements and contributions to the sport, he was named the United States Driver of the Year in multiple years, including 1967, 1978, and 1984. Therefore, the correct answer is "All of the above".

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• 5.

### He was one of only three drivers to have won major races on?

• A.

• B.

Paved ovals

• C.

Dirk tracks

• D.

All of the above

D. All of the above
Explanation
The correct answer is "All of the above" because the question asks for the drivers who have won major races on road courses, paved ovals, and dirt tracks. The answer option "All of the above" includes all three types of tracks, indicating that the driver in question has won races on all of them.

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• 6.

### No American has won a Formula One race since Andretti’s victory at the?

• A.

1978 Dutch Grand Prix

• B.

1979 Dutch Grand Prix

• C.

1985 Dutch Grand Prix

• D.

1979 Dutch Grand Prix

A. 1978 Dutch Grand Prix
Explanation
Since Andretti's victory at the 1978 Dutch Grand Prix, no American has won a Formula One race.

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• 7.

### With his final IndyCar win in April 1993, Andretti became the first driver to have won IndyCar in?

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• B.

• C.

• D.

Explanation
Andretti became the first driver to have won IndyCar in four decades because his final win in April 1993 marked his success in the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, and 2000s. This achievement demonstrates his longevity and skill as a driver over a span of forty years.

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• 8.

### His name has become synonymous with speed as with?

• A.

Barney Oldfield

• B.

Hamilton

• C.

Schmauker

• D.

Van Da Ser

A. Barney Oldfield
Explanation
Barney Oldfield's name has become synonymous with speed. This means that when people think of speed, they automatically associate it with Barney Oldfield. He is well-known for his achievements and records in the field of racing, which has made him a symbol of speed and excellence.

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• 9.

### Mario Andretti and his twin brother Aldo were born to?

• A.

• B.

• C.

• D.

Explanation
Mario Andretti and his twin brother Aldo were born to Alvise Adretti.

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• 10.

### Andretti was invited to race in six International Race Champions in the?

• A.

1970s

• B.

1960s

• C.

1980s

• D.

1990s

A. 1970s
Explanation
Andretti was invited to race in six International Race Champions in the 1970s.

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