Formula 1 MotoGP
07 Aug
Event finished
R
Austrian GP
14 Aug
FP1 in
2 days
Formula E
R
Berlin ePrix V
12 Aug
FP1 in
05 Hours
:
16 Minutes
:
09 Seconds
NASCAR Cup
08 Aug
Event finished
IndyCar
17 Jul
Event finished
12 Aug
Practice 1 in
13 Hours
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16 Minutes
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09 Seconds
WEC
R
Bahrain
19 Nov
Next event in
98 days
Supercars
12 Jul
Event finished
15 Aug
Practice 1 in
2 days
Nelson Piquet Jr.
Brazil
Driver

Nelson Piquet Jr.

1985-07-25 (age 35)

Rebellion LMP2 squad stripped of overall Le Mans podium

The Rebellion LMP2 squad has been stripped of its overall Le Mans 24 Hours podium, after video evidence found the Swiss squad guilty of a bodywork infringement used to restart its engine after pitstops.

Formula E drivers set up charity kart race for Monger

Formula E drivers will take on members of the public in a kart race ahead of the Paris ePrix to raise money for injured British teenager Billy Monger.

Vergne worried Paris hopes "destroyed" by Piquet crash injury

Jean-Eric Vergne hurt his right hand in his Monaco ePrix crash with Nelson Piquet Jr. - and fears the injury may have “destroyed” next week’s Formula E race in Paris already.

Monaco ePrix: Buemi becomes fifth pole-sitter in five races

Formula E championship leader Sebastien Buemi claimed his first pole of the 2016/17 campaign, becoming the fifth different driver to top qualifying this season.

Gallery: Renault F1 cars – the manufacturer years

Renault first entered Formula 1 as a works team in 1977, and since then it's had many ups and downs in the sport. Here are all its factory-entered cars...

Piquet hits out at lenient di Grassi penalty

Formula E season one champion Nelson Piquet Jr. voiced his frustration at inconsistent penalties in the series after Lucas di Grassi kept his Buenos Aires podium despite an unsafe release violation.

Seven kart categories competing in the 2017 Florida Winter Tour

The start of the 2017 edition of the Florida Winter Tour will be the epicenter of karting in North America this weekend in Homestead, Florida.

Rebellion confirms two-car LMP2 effort for 2017 WEC

Rebellion Racing has announced it will run two cars in the LMP2 class of next year's FIA World Endurance Championship and in the Le Mans 24 Hours.

Piquet and Bird rue missed opportunities in Hong Kong

Nelson Piquet Jr believes he and his team NextEV missed out on a good opportunity for a top 10 finish in the Hong Kong ePrix, after pitting on the lap when the safety car came back into the pits.

Formula E season three predictions: Can Buemi be beaten?

As the third season of the FIA Formula E championship kicks off this weekend in Hong Kong, Sam Smith surveys the field - and, with the help of an informed source, predicts who will come out on top.

NextEV Formula E Team ahead of Hong Kong

Nelson Piquet Jr and Oliver Turvey will race for the NextEV Formula E Team around the Central Harbour area on a 1.860km track.

Top 10 photos of the week: 2016-09-21

Your weekly dose of top 10 photos from around the world, shot by the award-winning Motorsport.com photographers and contributors.

NextEV retains Piquet and Turvey

Nelson Piquet Junior and Oliver Turvey have been retained for the 2016/17 FIA Formula E Championship.

Piquet: I'd have stayed in NASCAR given the chance

Nelson Piquet Jr, who returns to NASCAR competition in the Xfinity road course race at Mid-Ohio this weekend, says he would have stayed in the American stock cars on a full-time basis if he’d received adequate backing.

IndyCar silly season: Who's going where in 2017?

Who goes where, and should we expect a huge game of musical chairs in the long IndyCar off-season? David Malsher breaks down some of the permutations.

Nelson’s Column: The best birthday present ever!

Motorsport.com columnist Nelson Piquet Jr got to drive some sensational cars as a birthday present from his girlfriend and BMW in Austria, and tells us all about it...

Rebellion down to single car for rest of 2016

World Endurance Championship's privateer LMP1 team Rebellion Racing will scale down to just one entry from the 6 Hours of Mexico onwards, in order to focus on preparations for 2017.

Scott Speed Posts Perfect Weekend at Red Bull Global Rallycross Washington DC

Despite intense battles under a heavy rain, Scott Speed swept qualifying, his heats, and the main event.

Global Rallycross race preview: Washington DC

Defending race winner Nelson Piquet Jr. returns to a Supercar for the first time this season to go for back-to-back victories in the nation’s capital.

Piquet Jr to defend Washington DC Global Rallycross win with SH Racing

SH Rallycross/DRR announced today that Nelson Piquet Jr. will return to the team to defend his Washington D. C. Red Bull Global Rallycross win.

Nelson’s Column: From Le Mans to London and back to NASCAR

Motorsport.com columnist Nelson Piquet Jr stood on the podium at Le Mans, ended a frustrating Formula E season in London and will soon make a NASCAR comeback too.