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Tribute to Nicky Hayden
The News Fall like a hammer the Monday after the French GP: Nicky Hayden passes away MotoGP™ Legend passes away following cycling accident in Italy It is [...]
Gregg Hansford
Gregory John Hansford (born April 5th 1952, died March 5th 1995) Gregg Hansford raced motorcycles for a living. By the late 1970′s he was the first, and, [...]
Catalunya GP: Tragedy hits Moto 2
Luis Salom has tragically died after an accident during Free Practice 2 for the Moto2 class, at the Grand Prix of Catalunya. The 24-year-old lost control [...]
Pier Paolo Bianchi
Starting competitions at Cesenatico in 1968, riding a Guazzoni 60. With the “mosquitoes Milanese” Bianchi ran until 1971, performing well both [...]
Bill Lomas
Bill Lomas had an inauspicious start to his TT career, retiring in the Clubman’s Junior Race of 1949 with a ‘repeat’ in the Junior TT of 1950. In 1951 [...]
Joey Dunlop
William Joseph Dunlop, OBE (25 February 1952 – 2 July 2000), was a world champion motorcyclist from Ballymoney in Northern Ireland. In 2005 he was voted [...]
Bruno Ruffo
Bruno Ruffo (9 December 1920 – 10 February 2007) was an Italian Grand Prix motorcycle road racer born in Verona. He won three Grand Prix World [...]
János Drapál
János Drapál (born February 3, 1948 – August 11, 1985) was a Grand Prix motorcycle road racer from Budapest. He had little chance to race in the Grand Prix [...]
“Bubba” Shobert
Born Don Wayne Shobert in Lubbock, Texas, on January 29, 1962, he began riding at the age of 6 on a Briggs and Stratton minibike. He ran his first race on [...]
Angel Nieto
Ángel Nieto Roldán born 25 January 1947 in Zamora, (Spain) is a multiple Grand Prix motorcycle roadracing World Champion. He is one of the most successful [...]
Johnny Cecotto
Alberto “Johnny” Cecotto (born January 25, 1956 in Caracas, Venezuela) is a Venezuelan former Grand Prix motorcycle World Champion and Formula [...]
John Cooper “Moon Eyes”
John Cooper (born 24 January 1938 in Derby) is an English retired garage proprietor who was a prolific short-circuit motorcycle road racer during the 1960s [...]
Fausto Gresini
Fausto Gresini (born 23 January 1961) is an Italian former Grand Prix motorcycle road racing World Champion. He is currently team manager for the Gresini [...]
Giuseppe Visenzi
Giuseppe Visenzi (born January 22, 1941 in Brescia) is a former Italian Grand Prix motorcycle road racer. His best year was in 1969 when he finished third [...]
Marco Simoncelli
Marco Simoncelli; 20 January 1987 – 23 October 2011) was an Italian professional motorcycle racer. He competed in the Road Racing World Championship for 10 [...]
Hugh Anderson
Hugh Robertson Anderson, MBE (born 18 January 1936 in New Zealand), is a four-time Grand Prix motorcycle road racing World Champion and a 19-time New [...]
Jack Miller
Jack Peter Miller (born 18 January 1995) is an Australian Grand Prix motorcycle racer, best known for being the championship runner-up in the 2014 Moto3 [...]
Cromie McCandless
Cromie McCandless (17 January 1921 – 18 January 1992) was a Grand Prix motorcycle road racer. His best season was in 1951, when he finished in third place [...]
Mike Di Meglio
Mike Di Meglio (born 17 January 1988) is a French Grand Prix motorcycle road racer and 2008 world champion in the 125cc class. Of Italian descent, his [...]
Alberto Puig
Alberto Puig (born January 16, 1967 in Barcelona) is a former Grand Prix motorcycle road racer from Spain. Puig had his best year in 1994, when he finished [...]
Mike Baldwin
Mike Baldwin (born January 15, 1955 in Pasadena, California) is an American former professional motorcycle road racer. He was a top contender in AMA [...]
Heinz Rosner
Heinz Rosner (born January 14, 1939) is a former Grand Prix motorcycle road racer from the former East Germany. He had his best year in 1968 when he rode [...]
Maverick Viñales
Maverick Viñales Ruiz (Figueres, Girona, January 12, 1995), Spanish motorcycling world championhip rider. In 2013 proclaimed World Champion in Moto3 in the [...]
Bruno Spaggiari
Bruno Spaggiari (born January 11, 1933 in Reggio Emilia[1]) is an Italian former Grand Prix motorcycle road racer. His best year was in 1960 when he [...]
Gyula Marzowsky
Gyula Marsovszky (January 3, 1936 – December 17, 2004) was a Swiss Grand Prix motorcycle road racer of Hungarian descent. His best years were the 1968 [...]
Stuart Graham
Stuart Graham
Fils du premier champion du monde 500cc en 1949 Leslie Graham, Stuart Graham démarre sa carrière en 1961 en 125cc sur Honda. Puis participe aux Grand-Prix [...]
Steve Webster
Steve Webster MBE (born January 7, 1960), is an English sidecar racer who has won a record ten FIM Sidecar World Championships, making him the most [...]
Sandro Cortese
Alessandro “Sandro” Cortese (born January 6, 1990) currently competing in the Moto2 Grand Prix World Championship. Having contested every race [...]
Alfredo Milani
Alfredo Milani (born on January 6, 1924 in Garbagnate Milanese), Italian Grand Prix motorcycle road racer. His best year was in 1951 when he won two Grand [...]
Jan De Vries
Jan de Vries (born 5 January 1944, Sint Jacobiparochie) is a Dutch former Grand Prix motorcycle road racer. In 1971 he became the first Dutchman to win a [...]
Scott Redding
Scott Christopher Redding (born 4 January 1993), is an English Grand Prix motorcycle racer who currently rides in the MotoGP World Championship for Pramac [...]
Roberto Gallina
Roberto Gallina (born January 4, 1940 in La Spezia) is a former Italian Grand Prix motorcycle road racer and racing team owner. His best year was in 1973 [...]
Kel Carruthers
Kelvin “Kel” Carruthers (born 3 January 1938) is an Australian former world champion Grand Prix motorcycle road racer. He went on to become a [...]
Ivan Palazzese
Ivan Palazzese. (2 January 1962 – 28 May 1989) was an Italian born Venezuelan professional motorcycle racer. He competed in the Grand Prix road racing [...]
Phil Read
Phillip William Read M.B.E. (born 1 January 1939) is an English former Grand Prix motorcycle road racer nicknamed “The Prince of Speed”, also [...]