Nelson Piquet Souto Maior (born August 17, 1952), known as Nelson Piquet, is a Brazilian former racing driver and businessman. Since his retirement, Piquet has been ranked among the greatest Formula One drivers in various motorsport polls.
|Full Name at Birth||Nelson Piquet Souto Maior|
|Other Names||The Cat|
|Date of Birth||August 17, 1952|
|Birthplace||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Height||5' 8" (173 cm)|
|Occupation Category||Auto Racing|
|Claim to Fame||three-time F1 world champion (1981, 1983, 1987)|