By Roxanne Steele

The 54-year-old former NASCAR and IndyCar driver John Andretti revealed on April 30th that he is battling Stage 4 colon cancer.  Unfortunately is has also spread to his liver.

Andretti, the father of three, continues to stay positive through it all.  He’s also encouraging everyone to get checked and started the hashtag #checkit4Andretti

The out pour of prayers and support is helping him get through.

96410248 Former NASCAR Driver John Andrettis Heartbreaking Cancer Diagnosis

DAYTONA BEACH, FL – FEBRUARY 04: John Andretti, driver of the #34 Window World Cares Ford, poses during NASCAR media day at Daytona International Speedway on February 4, 2010 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images for NASCAR)

Andretti has raced in 12 Indianapolis 500s and has spent 17 years in NASCAR.  Stay strong John!


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