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Canadian wins CART pole

FONTANA, Calif., Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Alex Tagliani of Canada captured the pole position Saturday for CART's season-ending Marlboro 500 at California Speedway.

CART Starting Grid

FONTANA, Calif., Nov. 3 (UPI) -- The starting grid for Sunday's CART Marlboro 500 at California Speedway:

Moreno on pole for Australian race

SURFERS PARADISE, Australia, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Roberto Moreno jumped past series leader Gil de Ferran on his final lap Saturday (Friday night in the United States) to win the pole for the CART Honda Indy 300

Sports Update

, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- In Sports from United Press International

Sports Update

, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- In Sports from United Press International

Auto racer fined $50,000

DETROIT, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Paul Tracy of Canada was fined $50,000, placed on probation and stripped of three championship points by CART on Monday for his actions during and after Sunday'

Tracy hit with heavy fine

DETROIT, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Paul Tracy of Canada was fined $50,000, placed on probation and stripped of three championship points by CART on Monday for his actions during and after Sunday'

Papis wins wreck-filled race

MONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Max Papis of Italy won the CART Shell 300 Grand Prix of Monterey Sunday, a race halted after two hours following numerous incidents on the track and along pit l

De Ferran wins CART pole

MONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 13 (UPI) -- Gil de Ferran of Brazil won his third pole in the last four races Saturday for the CART Shell 300 Grand Prix of Monterey at Laguna Seca.

CART Starting Grid

MONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 13 (UPI) -- The starting grid for Sunday's CART Shell 300 Grand Prix of Monterey at the permanent road course of Laguna Seca Raceway:

Honda to sever relationship with CART

MONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 12 (UPI) -- CART's decision to conform to the Indy Racing League has cost the series an engine supplier.

CART Starting Grid

HOUSTON, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- The starting grid for Sunday's CART Texaco Grand Prix of Houston:

DeFerran wins CART pole

HOUSTON, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- Defending series champion Gil de Ferran of Brazil claimed his second straight pole Saturday for the CART Texaco Grand Prix of Houston.

IRL Starting Grid

FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- The starting grid for Saturday's Indy Racing Northern Light Series Chevy 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. Qualifying was canceled. The lineup was set by entrant poi
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Helio Castroneves
2-Time Indianapolis 500 winner, Helio Castroneves, was very happy with his qualifying run. Helio had the second fastest speed of 228.008 MPH at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, IN on May 20, 2006. Helio will start in the middle of the first row. (UPI Photo/ Darlene Coons)
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Hélio Castroneves (born Hélio Castro Neves; May 10, 1975 in Ribeirão Preto, Brazil) is a Brazilian auto racing driver currently competing in the North American IndyCar Series. In IndyCar competition, Castroneves has 14 wins and 28 poles, and has never placed lower than sixth in the standings in a complete season of racing. Prior to IndyCar, Castroneves competed in the CART championship with a highest championship points finish of fourth.

Castroneves won the Indianapolis 500 in 2001, 2002 and 2009, making him one of only nine drivers to date to have won at least three. He finished second to teammate and countryman Gil de Ferran in 2003. Castroneves has won four pole positions for the Indy 500, including back-to-back poles in 2009 and 2010 for the first time since Scott Brayton.

Starting his career in karting, Castroneves later raced in the Paul Stewart Racing team, and finished third in the 1995 British Formula Three Championship.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Helio Castroneves."
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