Piquet 'Should Stay in GP2'

Triple Formula One World Champion Nelson Piquet reckons his son should stay in GP2 for another season

Piquet 'Should Stay in GP2'

Nelson Piquet Jr entered the series' inaugural season as reigning British Formula Three champion, but has been outshone by the son of another Formula One World Champion, Nico Rosberg.

Rosberg, son of 1982 title-winner Keke, is currently second in the championship standings, with Piquet Jr in ninth.

"He must carry on for another year in GP2," Piquet Sr told Gazzetta dello Sport. "But he should do that while testing in F1. But I don't know which team for, as I don't have many links nowadays.

"He has had plenty of engine failures this season. Now everybody is talking about Nico Rosberg, but Nelsinho always beat him in Formula Three. It'll happen here too..."

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