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Andre Ribeiro

Andre Ribeiro. Copyright Brian Crowe, 2011. Used with Permission.

Andre Ribeiro. Copyright Brian Crowe, 2011. Used with Permission.

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Born:

18 Jan 1966
Sao Paulo

Nationality:

Brazil

Indy 500s:

1 (1995)

Runs a Chevrolet, Honda and Toyota car dealership in his native city, after retiring from driving in 1999. Has not cut all links with his past, however, as one of his business partners is Roger Penske - the actual name is United Auto for Penske which has a total of fifteen car dealerships - his former team boss in CART. Andre was initially a law student before taking up racing in karts in the 1980's. In the mid 1990's, Ribeiro was one of American open-wheel racing's top drivers, winning three CART races.

Biography last updated 6 Feb 2016