Nelson Piquet

Nelson Piquet is a Brazilian racing driver who won the Formula One World Championship three times, in 1981, 1983 and 1987. He won 23 Formula 1 Grands Prix and claimed 24 pole positions during his F1 career.

PROFILE

Nationality: Brazilian

Date of Birth: 17/08/1952

Place of Birth: Rio de Janeiro

F1 Career Statistics

World Championship Titles: 3

Race Wins: 23

Pole Positions: 24

Front Row Starts: 44

Fastest Laps: 23

Podiums: 60

Points: 481.5

Grands Prix Entered: 207

Grands Prix Started: 204

DNQs: 2

Highest Race Finish: 1st

Highest Grid Position: 1st

30/07/1978

First F1 Event

03/11/1991

Last F1 Event

First F1 Pole

Last F1 Pole

30/03/1980

First F1 Win

02/06/1991

Last F1 Win

13/01/1980

First F1 Podium

25/08/1991

Last F1 Podium