From Speedway to Showroom

Matras, John
May 2000
Automotive News;5/22/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5875, p16i
Trade Publication
Focuses on automobile racing drivers Mario and Michael Andretti's automobile dealership in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania. Management roles of the Andrettis in the dealership; Annual sales; Marketing strategy.


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