Watch as Mike Tirico hitches a ride from the airport to Indianapolis Motor Speedway with Mario Andretti in an IndyCar two-seater.
“Mario is amazing,” Tirico said. “He wanted to go faster the whole time. Don’t be mistaken, he just wants a seat and a good engine and he just wants to open it up. He’s the best.”
Tirico gave Andretti a stellar review after his ride:
The 103rd Running of the Indianapolis 500 will air Sunday morning at 9:00 a.m. on NBCSN, then moves over to NBC at 11:00 a.m.