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Giaffone's injuries give Barron chance to defend only title

...filled in for Gil de Ferran in Japan in April and replaced Arie Luyendyk at the Indianapolis 500 in May will drive for Felipe Giaffone on Saturday night at Nashville Superspeedway. "Running a car for Mo Nunn Racing, a very competitive team with a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/18/nas_381516.shtml
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Scheckter wins first race at Michigan Indy 400

...Bull Cheever Racing teammate Buddy Rice, who made his first IRL start, finished 1.703 seconds behind Scheckter. Felipe Giaffone finished third, followed by rookie Tony Renna, who took Al Unser Jr.'s place on the Kelley Racing team because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/29/nas_349988.shtml
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Brazilians dominate track

...addition to the top three finishers, Vitor Meira finished 12th. Airton Dare crashed after finishing 125 laps, and Felipe Giaffone managed only six laps before engine trouble knocked him out. "Unfortunately, Brazilian people, I don't think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/27/nas_373755.shtml
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American Sharp wins crash-filled Indy Japan 300

...anyone could have caught us after that last crash." // Sweden's Kenny Brack finished second, and Brazil's Felipe Giaffone was third. The Japan 300 was the first Indy Racing League event held outside of the United States. Have a thought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/14/nas_475820.shtml
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Dare's surge after late restart gives him first IRL victory in Ameristar 200

...who won for the first time in 31 starts. Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves finished third, followed by Felipe Giaffone and Gil de Ferran. Castroneves leads de Ferran by eight points and Hornish, the defending IRL champion, by 19 atop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/08/nas_347297.shtml
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Kanaan, Brack join 229 club at Indy

...that's pretty good." The G Force-Chevrolet the Brazilian drove Thursday is actually Mo Nunn Racing teammate Felipe Giaffone's backup. "I need to take him out to dinner tonight and talk him into letting me keep the car," Kanaan said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/11/oth_344223.shtml
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Indy 500 won't be Marlboro country

...race won't be smoke-free, however. Hollywood, a leading brand of cigarettes in Brazil, will have its name on Felipe Giaffone's car Sunday. The settlement does not cover foreign companies that sell outside the United States. Thus, "Marlboro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/25/oth_314972.shtml
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IRL notebook

...Casey Mears and Billy Boat, and it crippled cars driven by Jon Herb and Sarah Fisher. When Witherill slowed, Felipe Giaffone veered to the right to miss Witherill and he wound up hitting Witherill to start one the crash at 215 mph. Buhl literally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/29/oth_316135.shtml
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Young stars emerge on IRL series

...drivers who never might have had the chance to break into the big leagues. Hornish is one. So is Sarah Fisher, Felipe Giaffone, Didier Andre and Casey Mears. All are 26 years old or younger. "It's great to see the young drivers come up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/26/oth_315369.shtml
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Surprising Rice takes Indy pole

...other drivers dropped off and our car maybe picked up." Running on cold tires and on the cold track, Bryan Herta, Felipe Giaffone and Alex Barron all crashed moments after taking the green flag for the start of a qualifying run. Herta came away...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/16/nas_415764.shtml
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