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.

Carey HartCarey Hart
American
Dave MirraDave Mirra
American

Bruce McLarenBruce McLaren
New Zealander

Gilles VilleneuveGilles Villeneuve
Canadian
Dan WheldonDan Wheldon
British

Casey StonerCasey Stoner
Australian
Burt MunroBurt Munro
New Zealander

Marco SimoncelliMarco Simoncelli
Italian

Tom PryceTom Pryce
Welsh

Adam PettyAdam Petty
American

Jacky IckxJacky Ickx
Belgian
Dani PedrosaDani Pedrosa
Spanish

Andrea DoviziosoAndrea Dovizioso
Italian

Giacomo AgostiniGiacomo Agostini
Italian

John SurteesJohn Surtees
British
Mike HailwoodMike Hailwood
British

Jonathan ReaJonathan Rea
British
Elio de AngelisElio de Angelis
Italian

Mark DonohueMark Donohue
American

Max BiaggiMax Biaggi
Italian
Roger WilliamsonRoger Williamson
British

Henri ToivonenHenri Toivonen
Finnish
Peter RevsonPeter Revson
American

Kevin SchwantzKevin Schwantz
American

Lorenzo BandiniLorenzo Bandini
Italian
Scott KalittaScott Kalitta
American

James ToselandJames Toseland
British
Daijiro KatoDaijiro Kato
Japanese

Rudolf CaracciolaRudolf Caracciola
Swiss, German

Jo SiffertJo Siffert
Swiss

Pol EspargaróPol Espargaró
Spanish
Marco MelandriMarco Melandri
Italian
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