Racing driver who became a young sensation by winning the 2003 Euro Formula 3000 Championship at just 20 years old. In 2010, he won the 24 Hours Nürburgring as a member of the BMW Motorsport team.
He got his start racing minibikes and won a local championship in 1991.
He has been a brand management consultant with Mongrip.
He married a woman named Elirane and has a daughter named Victoria.
He and Felipe Massa are both Formula Renault 2000 Eurocup champions.