Originally posted on Frontstretch  |  Last updated 11/18/11
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (November 18, 2011) - The 2011 racing season may be coming to a close, but Turner Motorsports already has an eye on the 2012 season.  The organization is pleased to announce the addition of Nelson Piquet Jr. to their 2012 driver line up. Piquet Jr., who will compete for the 2012 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) championship, is also slated to run a limited NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) schedule for the team.  Before taking the wheel in 2012, he will make his debut with the team in this weekend's NNS season finale event at Homestead-Miami Speedway in the No. 30 Chevrolet Impala. Coming to Turner Motorsports for his sophomore year of Camping World Truck Series competition, Piquet Jr. brings with him a rich racing heritage. The son of three-time Formula One World Champion, Nelson Piquet, Piquet Jr. began racing karts at 8-years-old in his native Brazil. Making his way through the open-wheel racing ranks in South America and Europe, he made his Formula One debut
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