Brazilian Indycar racer who won the Indy Racing League championship in 2004.
He started his racing career by winning the Italian Europa Boxer series title in 1994.
He won his first Indianapolis 500 in 2013 after 7 straight years of finishing near the top.
He had a son named Leo with his wife Daniele Kanaan.
He won his first IndyCar championship as a member of Michael Andretti 's race team.