MEDIA RELATIONS: THE TODAY SHOW, Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach

‘MAMMA MIA!’ KERRY SANDERS TAKES A RIDE WITH MARIO ANDRETTI

By: Kerry Sanders, The Today Show

In honor of this weekend’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, racing legend Mario Andretti took NBC’s Kerry Sanders on the ride of his life.tdy_sanders_andretti2_150419.today-front-large

75-year-old Andretti brought Sanders on two laps around the track, reaching speeds up to 170 mph.

Sanders also spent time in the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Pro/Celebrity compound chatting with actors Alfonso Ribiero and Donna Feldman and Olympic swimmer Dara Torres.

The Today Show broadcasted live from Graham Rahal’s Steak N’ Shake compound on Sunday morning before the Verizon IndyCar race.

To view the live Today Show hit from Long Beach click here. To watch a video of Kerry Sanders ride with Mario Andretti click here.