The Italian Grand Prix is the fifth-oldest national Grand Prix, having been held since 1921. It became the most frequent Grand Prix in 2013.
In a leaked interview from the British Grand Prix from last year Nelson Piquet referred to Lewis Hamilton with a racist epithet.
On a Brazilian podcast, Nelson Piquet, who won the world title in 1981, 1983, and 1987, used a racially derogatory slur towards Hamilton.
In 1979, Nelson Piquet competed in his first full season in F1 with Brabham team, alongside double world champion, Niki Lauda.
Nelson Piquet made his Formula One debut for Ensign in Germany, starting 21st only to retire on lap 31 with a broken engine.
Nelson Piquet is a Brazilian former racing driver and businessman born on 17 August 1952 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The 1986 Formula 1 season went down to the final day with Nelson Piquet, Nigel Mansell and Alain Prost all vying for the world championship.
Michael Schumacher and Mika Hakkinen had an intense rivalry that dominated the late 90s.