- A two-time Indianapolis 500 winner, taking back-to-back titles in 2001 and 2002.
- Recorded the best finishes of any driver in his first three Indy 500 appearances: first place in 2001 and 2002 and second place in 2003.
- With the help of several Brazilian teammates and friends, financed his home country's first Burger King in 2004.
- Earned the nickname "Spider-Man" because of his trademark victory celebration of climbing the track fence in front of the grandstand.
- Co-owner and partner of the NasrCastroneves Racing team, which competes in the Brazilian Stock Car V8 Championship.
- Won Season 5 of ABC's Dancing With the Stars with partner Julianne Hough.
- Mikaella — Daughter
- Katiuca Castroneves — Sister
- Helio Castroneves — Father
- Aliette Vazquez — Ex-fiancée
- Sandra Castroneves — Mother
- Adriana Henao — Significant Other
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