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Andretti to get his McLaren ‘bucket list’ test in Austin

Mario Andretti will step back into an F1 car for the first time in 40 years after Zak Brown offered him a drive of a McLaren. During perhaps the most chaotic Martin Brundle gridwalk ever before the Miami Grand Prix, there was a heartwarming moment that occurred in one of the only conventional interviews of the segment. As he began his walk, Brundle walked up to a trio of motorsport heavy hitters in Mario Andretti, Emerson Fittipaldi and McLaren team boss Zak Brown. During the conversation, Brundle asked Andretti if he fancied having a go in one of the modern F1 cars and the 82-year-old said it was on his bucket list. 'Of course!' replied Andretti. '[I] always have a bit of an itch to...
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