Hélio Castroneves (born Hélio Castro Neves; May 10, 1975) is a Brazilian auto racing driver competing in the 2014 North American IndyCar Series. In IndyCar competition, Castroneves has 22 wins and 33 poles, and has never placed lower than sixth in the standings in a complete season of racing until 2011, where he placed eleventh. Prior to IndyCar, Castroneves competed in the CART championship with a highest championship points finish of fourth. Enjoy Helio Castroneves’s best quotes below.
“I have not changed much. I haven’t gotten a big ego or anything.”
“To be honest, Brazilian people are fun people, and the country is amazing. It’s full of beautiful people. I love the beaches.”
“Dancing is just like racing. You don’t learn choreography. They just give you steps to do, and you do them over and over and over. It’s very much like what I do in racing.”
“I like people with a good sense of humor, like Jennifer Aniston. She is amazing and is a great actress.”
“When I’m driving the race track, it’s all about repetition.”
“I don’t think I would be a good actor! People enjoyed ‘Dancing With the Stars’ because I was myself, and every time they told me to say something, I would say my own words, so I don’t think I could follow a script well!”
“If you don’t finish half of the races, you are not going to have a very good season.”