Pedro Chaves 1965
Pedro Chaves was the first Portuguese driver to launch a career on the international circuit. He won the Portuguese Formula Ford Championship in 1985 and the British F3000 Championship in 1990. He had a disastrous season in F1 in 1991 failing to pre-qualify for 13 Formula One Grands Prix with Coloni. Chaves spent three years in Indy Lights, before turning to rallying, twice winning the Portuguese Rally Championship. He also competes in sports car racing.