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
Carey HartCarey Hart
American

Dave MirraDave Mirra
American

Bruce McLarenBruce McLaren
New Zealander
Nicky HaydenNicky Hayden
American

Casey StonerCasey Stoner
Australian
Tom PryceTom Pryce
Welsh

Marco SimoncelliMarco Simoncelli
Italian

Andrea DoviziosoAndrea Dovizioso
Italian

Dan WheldonDan Wheldon
British

Giacomo AgostiniGiacomo Agostini
Italian
Adam PettyAdam Petty
American

Dani PedrosaDani Pedrosa
Spanish

Jacky IckxJacky Ickx
Belgian

John SurteesJohn Surtees
British
Jonathan ReaJonathan Rea
British

Carl FogartyCarl Fogarty
British
Mike HailwoodMike Hailwood
British

Max BiaggiMax Biaggi
Italian

James ToselandJames Toseland
British
Elio de AngelisElio de Angelis
Italian

Mark DonohueMark Donohue
American
Henri ToivonenHenri Toivonen
Finnish

Lorenzo BandiniLorenzo Bandini
Italian

Rudolf CaracciolaRudolf Caracciola
Swiss, German
Scott KalittaScott Kalitta
American

Roger WilliamsonRoger Williamson
British
Kevin SchwantzKevin Schwantz
American

Peter RevsonPeter Revson
American

Marco MelandriMarco Melandri
Italian

Daijiro KatoDaijiro Kato
Japanese
Jo SiffertJo Siffert
Swiss
Pol EspargaróPol Espargaró
Spanish

Eddie LawsonEddie Lawson
American

Aleix EspargaróAleix Espargaró
Spanish

Tom SykesTom Sykes
British
Geoff DukeGeoff Duke
British

Shoya TomizawaShoya Tomizawa
Japanese

Christian EstrosiChristian Estrosi
French

Hiroshi AoyamaHiroshi Aoyama
Japanese