Pipo Derani HatITHT-Pipo (Luis Felipe)
LUÍS FELIPE “PIPO” DERANI
Birthplace: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Accomplishments: The 2016 Rolex 24 At Daytona and Sebring 12 Hour race winner. Pipo Derani joined Whelen Engineering Racing ahead of the 2019 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season. The Brazilian racer forged a path in open wheel before moving to the endurance sports car ranks. The change yielded the fast, young racer wins in some of the sport’s biggest events as he now eyes his opportunity to fight for a prized IMSA WeatherTech Championship with Whelen Engineering Racing.