Hello everyone, today in this blog, you are going to know about one of the well-known car racers named John Andretti. He is one of the great race car drivers America has. His elder brother is also a brilliant car racer. His brother has won several titles such as Indianapolis 500 and many more. Further, his father was also in this profession, his father left this profession as he has nearly killed him in one particular race. But before taking back step, he has already achieved many big titles such as CART, IMSA GTP, Rolex Sports Car Series, and NASCAR.
John Andretti Wiki
John was born in the USA on March 12th, 1963, he was 56 years old when he died. As per the information, we have come to know that he has colon cancer and it is the main cause of his death. His death info was confirmed by his sibling, well-known as his co-driver named Marco Andretti. Marco twitted “Rest In Peace # JohnAndretti” on 30th Jan. He further writes, “Your passion for car race was so worthy. ”
John Andretti Age
Full Name: John Andrew Andretti
Date of Birth: March 12, 1963
Birth Place: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States
Date of Death: January 30, 2020
Spouse: Nancy Andretti (m since 1987)
Education: Moravian College
Children: Jarett Andretti
Siblings: Adam Andretti, Carolyn
Cause of death: Colon cancer
Best finish: 11th (1998)
First race: 1993 Tyson/Holly Farms 400 (North Wilkesboro)
Last race: 2010 Daytona 500 (Daytona)
First win: 1997 Pepsi 400 (Daytona)
Last win: 1999 Goody’s Body Pain 500 (Martinsville)
John Andretti Net Worth: $20 million
John Andretti Height/Weight
One thing you will notice whenever you see an pic of John, you will see him wearing simple clothes. He is a very simple guy, who loves his profession. He has normal height, he has a small height as compared to his wife. He is 5fy 4 inches tall in height and has a weight of 68kg.
John Andretti Family Background
He was born in a mixed-ethnicity family, his father’s name is Aldo Andretti and he is the twin brother of Mario Andretti. He has two siblings, one is his elder brother named Adam and the second is his sister named Carolyn. Many people don’t know that he was married, his wife’s name is Nancy, they both got married in 1987. But unfortunately, John was diagnosed with 3rd stage colon cancer after a colonoscopy in January 2017. Bad news doesn’t stop here, he and his wife further find that John had a huge tumor in his colon after undergoing a colonoscopy at 53. Unluckily, John can’t survive and died at the age of 53 years.
John Andretti Net Worth
His net worth must be into the million dollars. In his whole professional life, he has completed over 392 races, out fo which won 2 race and earn 37 top-10 finish. He was retired in 2010 from NASCAR. Additionally, he also featured himself at the Indy 500 on five and made 10 appearances in the IndyCar circuit. One of the great achievements is that he becomes a 1st driver to try the Indianapolis 500 and Coca-Cola 600 doubleheader in 1994.Last, we would like to thank you for giving your valuable time, hope you like the information.