How Is Nelson Piquet Related To Max Verstappen? Rumors Of Kelly Piquet Defending Him

Nelson Piquet Is the father of Max Verstappen's girlfriend Kelly Piquet ( Source : Facebook )

Kelly Piquet, well known as Max Verstappen's girlfriend, was supporting Nelson Piquet, and people are curious is they are connected.

Former Formula One champion Piquet, 69, used the N-word to characterize Hamilton in an interview in Brazil last year.

The interview was published on Tuesday when recounting the crash between him and Verstappen at the 2021 British Grand Prix. After Nelson used a racial slur against Lewis Hamilton, Kelly liked a relative's post.

The interview was conducted in Portuguese, and the three-time Formula One champion used a disparaging phrase to describe the British celebrity, for which he has now apologized.

Rodrigo Piquet, a relative of Nelson Piquet, has defended the three-time F1 world champion following his use of a racial slur against Sir Lewis Hamilton.

Along with which his social media post being liked by Nelson's daughter Kelly Piquet, Max Verstappen's girlfriend.

Rodrigo Piquet's post defending Nelson, despite the fact that he faces a Formula One ban if he does not publicly apologize, has been liked by Kelly Piquet, Max Verstappen's girlfriend.
Rodrigo Piquet's post defending Nelson, despite the fact that he faces a Formula One ban if he does not publicly apologize, has been liked by Kelly Piquet, Max Verstappen's girlfriend. ( Source : Taylordailypress )

Piquet used the n-word to refer to Hamilton on a podcast in November, after discussing the crash between him and Verstappen and is now facing a ban from all Formula One races.

Outraged Formula One fans have chastised Max for remaining silent after his partner's father, Nelson Piquet, used the N-word to disparage Sir Lewis Hamilton in an interview.

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What Are All The Rumors About Kelly Piquet Defending Him?

On a podcast, Nelson Piquet used a harsh racial term against Sir Lewis Hamilton.

While addressing Hamilton, he used the pejorative term 'neguinho,' and the conversation was taped in Portuguese.

The clip was subsequently released to YouTube in March and translated into English, causing a social media frenzy. Rodrigo, on the other hand, has attempted to defend the former driver on Instagram.

In an outlandish post, he claimed that their second grandma called us all' the n-word, and even claimed that it is a 'word of love' rather than an insulting epithet.

Nelson Piquet was found guilty of using a racist slur at Sir Lewis Hamilton.
Nelson Piquet was found guilty of using a racist slur at Sir Lewis Hamilton. ( Source : Static )

The stream of comments criticizing his views appears to have prompted him to make his account private.

Which despite the fact that Kelly Piquet, Nelson's 33-year-old daughter, praised the upload. She has been dating Verstappen for several years and has a son with Daniil Kvyat.

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Nelson Piquet's Father And Family Relations

Nelson Piquet is a retired Brazilian racing driver and businessman. Piquet, a three-time World Champion, has been named among the finest Formula One drivers in different racing surveys since his retirement.

Piquet had a brief career in tennis before abandoning the sport. He then took up karting and masked his name to save his father from learning his pastime.

Piquet was born on August 17, 1952, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil's then-capital, as the son of Brazilian surgeon Estácio Gonçalves Souto Maior.

In 1960, his father relocated his family to the new capital, Brasilia, and became Minister of Health in Joo Goulart's government.

Piquet had two brothers, Alexis and Geraldo, as well as a sister named Genusa. Piquet was the smallest of the siblings.

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