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.

Gilles VilleneuveGilles Villeneuve
Canadian
Bruce McLarenBruce McLaren
New Zealander

Dan WheldonDan Wheldon
British
Casey StonerCasey Stoner
Australian
Tom PryceTom Pryce
Welsh

Marco SimoncelliMarco Simoncelli
Italian
Burt MunroBurt Munro
New Zealander
Jacky IckxJacky Ickx
Belgian
Dani PedrosaDani Pedrosa
Spanish

Andrea DoviziosoAndrea Dovizioso
Italian
John SurteesJohn Surtees
British
Adam PettyAdam Petty
American

Henri ToivonenHenri Toivonen
Finnish
Mike HailwoodMike Hailwood
British
Giacomo AgostiniGiacomo Agostini
Italian
Jonathan ReaJonathan Rea
British

Elio de AngelisElio de Angelis
Italian
Mark DonohueMark Donohue
American
Max BiaggiMax Biaggi
Italian

Roger WilliamsonRoger Williamson
British
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