List of famous motocycle racers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Motorcycle racing is one of the most exciting sports in the world, and motorcycle racers are not just admired but almost revered by their fans for taking up such a dare devil sport! The sport of racing motorcycles is one that requires the rider to be exceptionally alert and attentive as every second counts. A small mistake doesn’t just mean the difference between a win and loss, but could every well mark the difference between life and death. The major categories of motorcycle racing are road racing, off road racing and track racing. Some of the other categories are drag racing and hill climbs. Due to the excitement it offers, motorcycle racing is a popular sport that attracts people of all ages though only a few actually have the skills, capability and the resources to become a professional racer. Motorcycle racing is one of the deadliest sports ever with several motorcyclists all over the world dying in accidents but that doesn’t seem to take away the thrills this sport brings! This section provides you information about the life and works of various famous motorcycle racers from all over the world.

Burt Munro Burt Munro
New Zealander

Bruce McLarenBruce McLaren
New Zealander

Carey HartCarey Hart
American

Marc MárquezMarc Márquez
Spanish

Dave MirraDave Mirra
American
Nicky HaydenNicky Hayden
American

Casey StonerCasey Stoner
Australian

Adam PettyAdam Petty
American

Joey DunlopJoey Dunlop
Northern Irish
John SurteesJohn Surtees
British
Dan WheldonDan Wheldon
British

Lorenzo BandiniLorenzo Bandini
Italian

Jacky IckxJacky Ickx
Belgian

Tom PryceTom Pryce
Welsh
Marco SimoncelliMarco Simoncelli
Italian

Carl FogartyCarl Fogarty
British
Henri ToivonenHenri Toivonen
Finnish

Giacomo AgostiniGiacomo Agostini
Italian

Mike HailwoodMike Hailwood
British
Dani PedrosaDani Pedrosa
Spanish

Andrea DoviziosoAndrea Dovizioso
Italian
Max BiaggiMax Biaggi
Italian

Mark DonohueMark Donohue
American

Glenn CurtissGlenn Curtiss
American
Tazio NuvolariTazio Nuvolari
Italian
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Elio de AngelisElio de Angelis
Italian
Peter RevsonPeter Revson
American

Roger WilliamsonRoger Williamson
British

Jonathan ReaJonathan Rea
British

James ToselandJames Toseland
British
Rudolf CaracciolaRudolf Caracciola
Swiss, German

Scott KalittaScott Kalitta
American

Kevin SchwantzKevin Schwantz
American

Daijiro KatoDaijiro Kato
Japanese

Jo SiffertJo Siffert
Swiss
Eddie LawsonEddie Lawson
American

Pol EspargaróPol Espargaró
Spanish
Aleix EspargaróAleix Espargaró
Spanish

Marco MelandriMarco Melandri
Italian

Geoff DukeGeoff Duke
British
Christian EstrosiChristian Estrosi
French

Shoya TomizawaShoya Tomizawa
Japanese
Tom SykesTom Sykes
British

Hiroshi AoyamaHiroshi Aoyama
Japanese

Jimmy GuthrieJimmy Guthrie
Scottish