Nelson Piquet is the owner of the sailing yacht Pilar Rossi. Piquet is a former F1 racing driving. He won 3 championships: 1981, 1983 and 1987).
After racing he became a businessman and founded Autrotrac. Autotrac uses advanced technology to track and monitor fleets of cars. Autotrac‘s clients are active in the transportation and logistics business and use Autotrac for complete fleet telemetry and communications.
Nelson is also manager for his son Nelson Piquet Jr. who is active in the Formula E. Nelson Piquet Jr is known for crashing deliberately at the 2008 Singapore Grand Prix to help his teammate, Fernando Alonso, win the race. He was banned permanently form the F1 sport.
Piquet’s yacht Pilar Rossi started as a 33 meter motor yacht, which was rebuilt into a 64 meter trimaran. Her looks can be described as ‘odd’.. The was rebuilt under the guidance of Piquet’s uncle Naval Architect, Mauricio Piquet.