Nelson Piquet is a Brazilian retired racing driver and businessman. Since his retirement, Piquet, a three-time World Champion, has been ranked among the greatest Formula One (F1) drivers in various motorsport polls.
Reutemann won the Belgian Grand Prix at Zolder after Piquet was forced to retire after a collision with Jones on lap 10 of the race.
Recovering from the Monaco and Spain wrecks, Piquet was able to win the French Grand Prix at Dijon but was forced to wait for the rain to cease before he could continue racing.
The First Grand Prix win for Prost came 45 minutes later when Piquet was dropped to third place following mechanical work done during the break. Prost and McLaren’s John Watson finished second and third.
Piquet wrecked on the straight between the Stowe and Club corners in the British Grand Prix, giving Reutemann a 17-point lead over his rivals in the championship standings.
Who is Nelson Piquet’s Daughter Julia Piquet?
As the daughter of Nelson Piquet (her father) and Tamsma Piquet, Julia Piquet has a significant amount of public recognition (mother).
He has won the Formula One World Championship an unprecedented three times and is widely regarded as one of the most talented amateur racers in Brazil.
As of late, Nelson, Julia’s dad, has been making news in tabloids for shouting a racial and homophobic slur towards Lewis Hamilton in another interview, as reported by the Sun. The term was directed at Hamilton. Nelson, the reigning Formula One world champion, has been kicked out of the paddock.
In her previous life, Julia spent close to three years employed at Motor Sports Network in the capacity of an operations research analyst.