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

Marc MárquezMarc Márquez
Spanish

Carey HartCarey Hart
American

Dave MirraDave Mirra
American
Nicky HaydenNicky Hayden
American

Casey StonerCasey Stoner
Australian

Marco SimoncelliMarco Simoncelli
Italian

Adam PettyAdam Petty
American
Andrea DoviziosoAndrea Dovizioso
Italian
Joey DunlopJoey Dunlop
Northern Irish

Dan WheldonDan Wheldon
British

Dani PedrosaDani Pedrosa
Spanish

John SurteesJohn Surtees
British
Tom PryceTom Pryce
Welsh

Lorenzo BandiniLorenzo Bandini
Italian
Jacky IckxJacky Ickx
Belgian

Giacomo AgostiniGiacomo Agostini
Italian

Pol EspargaróPol Espargaró
Spanish
Mike HailwoodMike Hailwood
British

Carl FogartyCarl Fogarty
British
James ToselandJames Toseland
British

James Stewart Jr.James Stewart Jr.
American

Max BiaggiMax Biaggi
Italian
Mark DonohueMark Donohue
American
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Jonathan ReaJonathan Rea
British
Elio de AngelisElio de Angelis
Italian

Aleix EspargaróAleix Espargaró
Spanish

Kevin SchwantzKevin Schwantz
American

Daijiro KatoDaijiro Kato
Japanese
Glenn CurtissGlenn Curtiss
American

Roger WilliamsonRoger Williamson
British

Peter RevsonPeter Revson
American

Henri ToivonenHenri Toivonen
Finnish

Scott KalittaScott Kalitta
American
Tazio NuvolariTazio Nuvolari
Italian

Eddie LawsonEddie Lawson
American
Jo SiffertJo Siffert
Swiss

Marco MelandriMarco Melandri
Italian

Shoya TomizawaShoya Tomizawa
Japanese
Geoff DukeGeoff Duke
British

Tom SykesTom Sykes
British
Hiroshi AoyamaHiroshi Aoyama
Japanese

Christian EstrosiChristian Estrosi
French

Henry SegraveHenry Segrave
British, American

Jimmy GuthrieJimmy Guthrie
Scottish