Rodrigo Barbosa

Rodrigo Barbosa
NationalityBrazil Brazilian
Born(1988-09-30) September 30, 1988 (age 28)
S×£o Paulo (Brazil)
Firestone Indy Lights Series
Years active2009-2010
TeamsELFF Racing
PDM Racing
Best finish12th in 2010
Previous series
SCCA Formula Atlantic
Brazilian Formula Renault 2.0


Rodrigo Barbosa (given birth to Sept 30, 1988) is a Brazilian race drivers from São Paulo. After karting, he began race in Brazilian Formulation Renault 2.0 in 2005 and continued in the series in 2006, finishing 19th in factors. In 2007 he competed in beginner SCCA Formulation Atlantic in america and completed 9th on the SCCA Runoff Country wide Championships at Heartland Recreation area Topeka. In ’09 2009 he competed in the Firestone Indy Lighting Series for the ELFF Race team, which came back towards the series for the very first time since 1993, utilizing a car obtained from Guthrie Meyer Race. Barbosa battled to find quickness through the entire 2009 period and was continuously in the rear of the field, hardly ever qualifying prior to the last row in support of managing a greatest finish of 10th, at Chicagoland Speedway where he was still the final place car working at the final. On the season’s end he tested with PDM Racing at Barber Motorsports Recreation area and could operate four seconds per lap faster using the team than he previously with ELFF through the open up test at Barber previously that period. He agreed upon on with PDM to competition the 2010 period. Barbosa completed the growing season in 12th place, once again last amongst full-time competition, but did rating four top-ten surface finishes, and were able to not really qualify last in several oval races. In 2012 he scored two podiums in three races in the Brazilian Stamina Championship.