MIDWEST: Schaeffer’s Specialized Lubricants Returns With Andretti Autosport Short Track in 2016

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — Both extending and increasing their partnership with Andretti Autosport Short Track, the Schaeffer Manufacturing Company announced Tuesday that Schaeffer Oil and Schaeffer’s Specialized Lubricants will continue as a sponsor of Jarett Andretti and his No. 18 sprint car. Schaeffer’s Oil and Specialized Lubricants will increase their sponsorship to serve as the primary sponsor of …

USAC: Sprint, Midget and Silver Crown National Rookies of the Year Announced

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — John Potter photo — Caleb Armstrong, Jarett Andretti and Kevin Thomas Jr. have been selected to receive USAC National Rookie of the Year honors Dec. 12 at the 59th USAC Night of Champions celebration in Indianapolis, Ind. Shane Cockrum will also be honored as the 2014 USAC Most Improved Driver. The affair is again being …

MIDWEST: Gorsline Inks Sponsorship Deal with Jarett Andretti

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — Andretti Autosport Short Track and The Gorsline Company, the premier insurer of high-risk motorsports insurance, are partnering up for the remainder of the 2014 season. “We are thrilled to be of help to Jarett Andretti and his racing career,” said John Gorsline. “We feel he is definitely a future champion who will follow in the …

SPRINT CARS: Andretti Autosport Short Track and Helberg Motorsports to Team Up for Three

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April 17, 2014 — team release — photo courtesy SprintSource — INDIANAPOLIS – Andretti Autosport Short Track has teamed up with Helberg Motorsports for the Glen Niebel Classic (April 27), Little 500 (May 24) and Breast Cancer 50 (Oct. 4) asphalt sprint-car events. Third-generation driver, Jarett Andretti, son of John Andretti and grandson of Aldo Andretti, will be driving for Helberg …

OPEN WHEEL: Jarett Andretti set for limited USAC Silver Crown, Sprint schedules

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February 5, 2014 — Jacob Seelman photo — INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Third-generation driver Jarett Andretti will compete in every pavement USAC TRAXXAS Silver Crown Series event and 17 USAC National Sprint Car events, covering 11 states. Window World, a longtime supporter of both Jarett and his father John, will be the primary sponsor of the No. 4 Window World Silver Crown …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Andretti legacy continues as John Andretti shifts gears to support son Jarett

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January 23, 2014 — Audio, cover photo and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — INDIANAPOLIS, IN — John Andretti may not be the first family member that comes to mind when one asks a race fan about the Andretti lineage, but if you want to rank the members of the family for behind-the-scenes work, …