Andretti Autosport tean owner Michael Andretti has praised his driver Alexander Rossi for the incredible come back drive he did in Sunday’s 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season finale Grand Prix of Sonoma.
Having suffered a flat tire on the opening lap, Rossi, who went into the race 29 points behind leader Scott Dixon came through the field to finish the race in seventh place.
Taking to Twitter in the early hours of Monday morning, Andretti said:
What a come back drive from @AlexanderRossi after a flat tire on lap one and almost a lap down to drive back to 6th in the #SonomaGP @IndyCar race! Love the never give up attitude!! We’ll get em next year! @FollowAndretti @NAPARacing @NAPAKnowHow @HondaRacing_HPD