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

Dave MirraDave Mirra
American

Marc MárquezMarc Márquez
Spanish

Carey HartCarey Hart
American
Lorenzo BandiniLorenzo Bandini
Italian

Adam PettyAdam Petty
American

Nicky HaydenNicky Hayden
American

Dan WheldonDan Wheldon
British
Jacky IckxJacky Ickx
Belgian
Casey StonerCasey Stoner
Australian

John SurteesJohn Surtees
British

Tom PryceTom Pryce
Welsh

Joey DunlopJoey Dunlop
Northern Irish
Marco SimoncelliMarco Simoncelli
Italian

Carl FogartyCarl Fogarty
British
Dani PedrosaDani Pedrosa
Spanish

Mike HailwoodMike Hailwood
British

Giacomo AgostiniGiacomo Agostini
Italian
Andrea DoviziosoAndrea Dovizioso
Italian

Henri ToivonenHenri Toivonen
Finnish
James ToselandJames Toseland
British

Mark DonohueMark Donohue
American

Jonathan ReaJonathan Rea
British
Scott KalittaScott Kalitta
American
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Max BiaggiMax Biaggi
Italian
Rudolf CaracciolaRudolf Caracciola
Swiss, German

Peter RevsonPeter Revson
American

Tazio NuvolariTazio Nuvolari
Italian

Elio de AngelisElio de Angelis
Italian
Roger WilliamsonRoger Williamson
British

Kevin SchwantzKevin Schwantz
American

Jo SiffertJo Siffert
Swiss

Daijiro KatoDaijiro Kato
Japanese

Eddie LawsonEddie Lawson
American
Pol EspargaróPol Espargaró
Spanish

Aleix EspargaróAleix Espargaró
Spanish
Marco MelandriMarco Melandri
Italian

Tom SykesTom Sykes
British

Geoff DukeGeoff Duke
British
Shoya TomizawaShoya Tomizawa
Japanese

Christian EstrosiChristian Estrosi
French
Hiroshi AoyamaHiroshi Aoyama
Japanese

Glenn Hammond CurtissGlenn Hammond Curtiss
American