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  Nelson Piquet Jr.  
#5 Toyota  

Hometown:  Brasilia, Brazil
Nationality:  Brazilian
Date of Birth:  7/25/1985
Height:  5`8
Weight:  155 lbs
All Time Wins:  2
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First NASCAR national touring series race win came in the Nationwide event at Road America in June 2012. His maiden Nationwide victory came in just his third start.

Scored his maiden NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win in August 2012 at Michigan.

Voted most popular driver in Truck Series in 2012.

Finished second to Joey Coulter in 2011 Truck Series rookie of the year point standings.

Ran limited schedule in Truck Series in 2010, making debut in season-opener at Daytona.

Released from Renault Formula One team midway through the 2009 season.

Recorded first Formula One podium finish (second) in German Grand Prix during rookie season in 2008.

Son of three-time F1 world champion Nelson Piquet.


 
 
SeasonRankPointsPBStartsWinsTop 5Top 10Money Won
2015-----------------------
2013 84(T) 0 -804 2 0 0 0 $17,260
2012 7 747 -61 22 2 9 15 $382,915
2011 10 752 -136 25 0 6 10 $336,615
2010 44 644 -3293 5 0 0 3 $62,600
2002-----------------------
 
2012 ResultsRaceStartFinishPointsLaps Led
Feb. 24 NextEra Energy Resources 2502222315 of 104
Mar. 31 Kroger 250166380 of 250
Apr. 15 Good Sam Road Side Assistance 2001739107 of 200
Apr. 21 SFP 25084400 of 167
May. 18 North Carolina Education Lottery 2001629150 of 98
Jun. 01 Lucas Oil 200184400 of 147
Jun. 08 WinStar World Casino 400K85390 of 167
Jun. 28 UNOH 225229150 of 68
Jul. 14 American Ethanol 20029350 of 200
Jul. 21 American Ethanol 2251226180 of 94
Aug. 04 Pocono Mountains 125134333 of 50
Aug. 18 VFW 200214726 of 100
Aug. 22 UNOH 200618260 of 204
Aug. 31 Jeff Foxworthy's Grit Chips 20058360 of 130
Sep. 15 American Ethanol 20036380 of 200
Sep. 21 Kentucky 201612320 of 134
Sep. 29 Smith's 3501314730 of 146
Oct. 06 Fred's 2501431130 of 59
Oct. 27 Kroger 20042420 of 200
Nov. 02 WinStar World Casino 350134365 of 147
Nov. 09 Lucas Oil 15018378 of 153
Nov. 16 Ford EcoBoost 200444133 of 140

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