Nelson Piquet Jr., along with No. 2 car driver Brian Scott, have been placed on NASCAR probation until June 26 for violating Section 12-1 and their involvement in an on-track altercation with their two cars after the race had concluded.
Nelson Piquet Jr. will be making his first career Nationwide Series start at Richmond on Friday night, having only previously raced at the 0.75-mile short track in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race last fall where he finished 17th.
Nelson Piquet Jr. will make his first career NNS start at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night, having only previously raced at the 1.5-mile oval in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.
It was announced today that Nelson Piquet Jr. will pilot Turner Scott Motorsports' fourth entry in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
Nelson Piquet Jr. is the top rookie qualifier for the Nationwide Series Royal Purple 300 at Auto Club Speedway.
Falling victim to an incident early in the Nationwide Series Jeff Foxworthy's Grit Chips 300, Nelson Piquet Jr. was forced to retire from Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday.
Nelson Piquet Jr. had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first practice for the Nationwide Series Jeff Foxworthy’s Grit Chips 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Nelson Piquet Jr. will make his fifth start at Bristol having previously raced the high banks in three different NASCAR series.
The last time Nelson Piquet Jr. raced at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS), he was standing in victory lane at the end of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event last fall.
Nelson Piquet Jr. had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first practice for the Nationwide Series Dollar General 200 at Phoenix International Raceway.
Nelson Piquet Jr. will be making his first start at Phoenix in an NNS entry with crew chief Chris Carrier atop the box.
Nelson Piquet Jr. became the first ever Brazilian to win in NASCAR after claiming a victory at the NNS race at Road America in only his third-career series start.
Nelson Piquet Jr. will run full time in the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) in 2013.
Nelson Piquet, Jr. will graduate to the NASCAR Nationwide Series this season, running for the series championship in a Chevrolet Camaro fielded by Turner Scott Motorsports.