Nelson Piquet Jr. will make his first Cup start this week in the No. 77 Randy Humphrey Ford Fusion.
Randy Humphrey Racing announced that Nelson Piquet Jr., the first Brazilian to win in two of NASCAR's top-three national series, will pilot the No. 77 WORX Yard Tools Ford Fusion for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Watkins Glen International this weekend.
Nelson Piquet Jr. has been fined $10,000, required to participate in sensitivity training as directed by NASCAR, and placed on indefinite probation for violating the sanctioning body’s Code of Conduct policy.
Nelson Piquet Jr. (30 Chevrolet) is the top rookie qualifier for the Nationwide Series Kentucky 300 at Kentucky Speedway.
Nelson Piquet Jr. (30 Chevrolet) will make his second career NNS start at Kentucky on Saturday night, having previously finished eighth in the first race of the season held at the 1.5-mile oval in June.
Nelson Piquet Jr. (30 Chevrolet Camaro) is the top rookie finisher in the Nationwide Series Dollar General 300 at Chicagoland Speedway.
In the NASCAR Nationwide Series, the No. 30 and No. 32 teams have been penalized for violating Sections 12-1; 12-4J; and 20A-12.8.1(B) (Car failed to meet the minimum front car heights).
Hooters is sponsoring Nelson Piquet, Jr.'s No. 30 Chevrolet Camaro in the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Chicagoland Speedway on Sept. 14.
Nelson Piquet Jr. (30 Chevrolet) will make his first NNS start at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend, but is no stranger to the 1.54-mile oval.
Nelson Piquet Jr. will make his third career NNS start at Bristol; he finished 34th at the first race of the season held at the 0.533-mile track after an accident left him and the No. 30 team unable to finish the race.
Pat Tryson will take over the crew chief duties for Nelson Piquet Jr. starting in the August 23 race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Nelson Piquet Jr. wins the Duralast Brakes "Brake in the Race" award at Mid-Ohio in the Nationwide Series.
The inaugural Nationwide Children's Hospital 200 at Mid-Ohio will be the second consecutive road course race for the NNS and Nelson Piquet Jr. will make his first career start at the track.
Nelson Piquet Jr. is the top rookie finisher in the Nationwide Series Zippo 200 at Watkins Glen International.