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Helmet of Nelson Piquet Jr.
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Flag of Brazil Nelson Piquet Jr.

full name Nelson Ângelo Tamsma Piquet Souto Maior additional name Nelsinho Piquet nationality Brazilian age 33 years old born July 25, 1985 hometown Heidelberg, Germany

Racing highlights

20151stFIA Formula E Championship
20062ndGP2 Series
20061stMil Milhas Brasil - GTP1
20041stBritish Formula 3 Championship
20033rdBritish Formula 3 Championship
20032ndMasters of Formula 3
20033rdFormula 3 Korea Super Prix
20021stCampeonato Sudamericano de Formula 3

Racing career summary

Races entered370
Wins41
Podiums88
Pole positions54
Fastest laps45
Race win percentage11.1%
Podium percentage23.8%

Rallycross highlights

20153rdGlobal Rallycross Championship - Supercars
20143rdX Games - RallyCross

Rallycross career summary

Events19
Number of finals13
Final wins0
Final podiums7
Final win percentage0%
Final podium percentage36.8%

Karting highlights

20102nd500 Milhas de Granja Viana
20062ndDesafio Internacional das Estrelas

Driver relations

Brother of Pedro Piquet. Son of Nelson Piquet.

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

Driver comparisons

The latest Head-to-Head comparisons generated for Nelson Piquet Jr..

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Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

2019Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2018Racing30 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2017Racing23 races0 wins3 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing16 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2015Racing14 races2 wins5 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
2015Rallycross1 event1 final0 final wins1 final podium
2014Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Rallycross14 events12 finals0 final wins6 final podiums
2013Racing36 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Rallycross4 events0 finals0 final wins0 final podiums
2012Racing27 races4 wins7 podiums6 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing28 races0 wins2 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
2010Racing12 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing18 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2006Racing37 races7 wins14 podiums8 pole position8 fastest race laps
2005Racing23 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing29 races6 wins13 podiums6 pole position11 fastest race laps
2003Racing26 races6 wins13 podiums9 pole position7 fastest race laps
2002Racing18 races13 wins16 podiums17 pole position10 fastest race laps
2001Racing7 races1 win5 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Nelson Piquet Jr.

2019 ABB FIA Formula E Championship

PositionPointsTeam
20th1Panasonic Jaguar Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spark SRT05eJaguar I-Type IIIMichelin
Click to show race results for ABB FIA Formula E Championship 2019.

2019 Stock Car Brasil

PositionPointsTeam
0Full Time Bassani
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2018 ABB FIA Formula E Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th51Panasonic Jaguar Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar I-Type 2Michelin
Click to show race results for ABB FIA Formula E Championship 2018.

2018 Stock Car Brasil

PositionPointsTeam
15th65Full Time Bassani
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ChevroletPirelli
Click to show race results for Stock Car Brasil 2018.

2016-17 FIA Formula E Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th33NEXTEV NIO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
NEXTEV TCR Formula 002Michelin
Click to show race results for FIA Formula E Championship 2016-17.

2017 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
12th73Vaillante Rebellion
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80310
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 07GibsonDunlop
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2 2017.

2017 International GT Open - GT3 PRO

PositionPointsTeam
17th8RACE / BMW Team Teo Martin
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M6 GT3
Click to show race results for International GT Open - GT3 PRO 2017.

2017 Porsche GT3 Endurance Cup - Brazil

PositionPointsTeam
21st40
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 991 Cup

2017 LMP FIA World Endurance Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
19th23.5Vaillante Rebellion
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 07Gibson 4.2Dunlop

2015-16 FIA Formula E Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th8NEXTEV TCR Formula E Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
NEXTEV TCR FormulaE 001Michelin
Click to show race results for FIA Formula E Championship 2015-16.

2016 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
10th25Rebellion Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#12 Rebellion R-OneAERDunlop
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1 2016.

2016 NASCAR Xfinity Series

PositionPointsTeam
83rd3Biagi-DenBeste Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford MustangGoodyear
Click to show race results for NASCAR Xfinity Series 2016.

2016 Porsche GT3 Endurance Cup - Brazil

PositionPointsTeam
8th149
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 991 Cup

2014-15 FIA Formula E Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st144China Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
112502
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spark-Renault SRT-01EMcLaren MGUMichelin
Click to show race results for FIA Formula E Championship 2014-15.

2015 Stock Car Brasil

PositionPointsTeam
0AMG Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Sonic
Click to show race results for Stock Car Brasil 2015.

2015 Global Rallycross Championship - Supercars

PositionPointsTeam
3rd46SH Racing Rallycross
EventsFinalsFinal wins
110
CarEngineTyres
Ford Fiesta ST

2015 Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires

PositionPointsTeam
15th28Carlin
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IL-15Mazda MZR-RCooper
Click to show race results for Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires 2015.

2015 Florida Winter Tour - ROK Shifter

PositionPointsTeam
6th305

2014 Florida Winter Tour - Rotax DD2

PositionPointsTeam
19th316

2014 Stock Car Brasil

PositionPointsTeam
0Mobil Super Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Sonic
Click to show race results for Stock Car Brasil 2014.

2014 Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
24th4BMW Sports Trophy Team Brasil
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4 GT3
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup - Overall 2014.

2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

PositionPointsTeam
53rd18Humphrey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford FusionGoodyear
Click to show race results for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 2014.

2014 SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII - KZ2 sponsored by IAME USA

PositionPointsTeam
0Piquet Sports
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (TM)

2014 X Games - RallyCross

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
EventsFinalsFinal wins
110

2014 Global Rallycross Championship - Supercars

PositionPointsTeam
4th307SH Racing Rallycross
EventsFinalsFinal wins
1080
CarEngineTyres
Ford Fiesta ST

2014 Global Rallycross Championship - GRC Lites

PositionPointsTeam
8th75Piquet Sports
EventsFinalsFinal wins
220

2014 RX Lites

PositionPointsTeam
25th18Piquet Sport
EventsFinalsFinal wins
110
CarEngineTyres
OMSE Ford FocusFord DuratecBFGoodrich

2013 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
38th23Action Express Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Corvette DP
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2013.

2013 NASCAR Nationwide Series

PositionPointsTeam
12th861Turner Scott Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
33000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nationwide Series 2013.

2013 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
100th0Turner Scott Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 2013.

2013 X Games - RallyCross

PositionPointsTeam
0
EventsFinalsFinal wins
000

2013 Global Rallycross Championship - Supercars

PositionPointsTeam
19th17
EventsFinalsFinal wins
400
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 10

2012 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th747Turner Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
222540
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 2012.

2012 NASCAR K&N Pro Series - East

PositionPointsTeam
37th75X Team Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota
Click to show race results for NASCAR K&N Pro Series - East 2012.

2012 Florida Winter Tour - Rotax DD2

PositionPointsTeam
21st206
KartEngineTyres
Intrepid

2012 NASCAR Nationwide Series

PositionPointsTeam
104th0Turner Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nationwide Series 2012.

2012 Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge - ST

PositionPointsTeam
66th24Freedom Autosport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda MX-5 2.0L I4 NAContinental

2011 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
10th752Kevin Harvick Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
250200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 2011.

2011 NASCAR Nationwide Series

PositionPointsTeam
124th0Kevin Harvick Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nationwide Series 2011.

2011 Desafio Internacional das Estrelas

PositionPointsTeam
9th13

2011 Paulista Championship - Shifter

PositionPointsTeam
9th11

2010 ARCA Series

PositionPointsTeam
50th450 Eddie Sharp Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota
Click to show race results for ARCA Series 2010.

2010 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
44th644Red Horse Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota
Click to show race results for NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 2010.

2010 NASCAR Nationwide Series

PositionPointsTeam
102nd146Baker Curb Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nationwide Series 2010.

2010 Copa Chevrolet Montana

PositionPointsTeam
0M4T Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Montana
Click to show race results for Copa Chevrolet Montana 2010.

2010 500 Milhas de Granja Viana

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Fittipaldi Pitstop

2010 International GT Open - Super GT

PositionPointsTeam
0Aurora Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 430 GT2

2009 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
21st0ING Renault F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Renault R29Renault RS27Bridgestone
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2009.

2009 SuperNationals XIII - SuperPro

PositionPointsTeam
10th0
KartEngineTyres
Intrepid (TM)

2009 500 Milhas de Granja Viana

PositionPointsTeam
0Oi Piquet Sports

2009 Desafio Internacional das Estrelas

PositionPointsTeam
11th7
KartEngineTyres
Birel (Parilla)

2008 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
12th19ING Renault F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Renault R28Renault RS27Bridgestone
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2008.

2007 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0ING Renault F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2007 Desafio Internacional das Estrelas

PositionPointsTeam
7th20

2005-06 A1GP

PositionPointsTeam
6th71Team Brazil
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
142524
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B05/52ZytekCooper
Click to show race results for A1GP 2005-06.

2006 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd102Piquet Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
214863
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2/05RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2006.

2006 Le Mans 24h - GT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Russian Age Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 550 Maranello

2006 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Mild Seven Renault F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 Mil Milhas Brasil - GTP1

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Cirtek Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin DBR9

2006 Desafio Internacional das Estrelas

PositionPointsTeam
2nd37

2005 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0BAR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th46Hitech/Piquet Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
231500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2/05RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2005.

2004 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Piquet Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F303 (Mugen-Honda)
Click to show race results for Masters of Formula 3 2004.

2004 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Williams
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2004 British Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st282Piquet Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
24613511
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F304 (Mugen-Honda)
Click to show race results for British Formula 3 Championship 2004.

2004 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Piquet Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F303 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Macau GP 2004.

2004 Bahrain F3 Superprix

PositionPointsTeam
0Piquet Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F303 (Mugen-Honda)

2004 Porsche Supercup

PositionPointsTeam
0Porsche AG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 Cup
Click to show race results for Porsche Supercup 2004.

2004 Formula 3 European Cup

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Piquet Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F303 (Mugen Honda)

2003 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Piquet Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F303 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Masters of Formula 3 2003.

2003 British Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd231Piquet Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2361186
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F303 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for British Formula 3 Championship 2003.

2003 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Williams
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2003 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Hitech Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Macau GP 2003.

2003 Formula 3 Korea Super Prix

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Hitech Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Korea Super Prix 2003.

2002 Campeonato Sudamericano de Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
1st296Piquet Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1713151610
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F399 (Mugen-Honda)

2002 Formula Renault 2.0 Brazil

PositionPointsTeam
15th21Gramacho Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000 (Renault)

2001 Campeonato Sudamericano de Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
5th77Piquet Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
71513
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F399 (Mugen-Honda)


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