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List of Famous Motorcycle Racers

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List of famous motorcycle racers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top motorcycle racers in the world? This includes the most prominent motorcycle racers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable motorcycle racers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic motorcycle racers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned motorcycle racers.

This list is made up of a variety of people, including Michael van der Mark and Hiroki Ono.

From reputable, prominent, and well known motorcycle racers to the lesser known motorcycle racers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the motorcycle racer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous motorcycle racers ever?" and "What are the names of famous motorcycle racers?" then you're in the right place. 
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Santiago Hernandez
Santiago Hernández Vega is a Colombian former Grand Prix motorcycle racer, and the younger brother of current MotoGP racer Yonny Hernández. He has previously raced in the Spanish ...more
Kevin Calia
Kevin Calia is a former Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Italy. He currently races in the FIM Superstock 1000 Championship and the Italian Superbike Champiopnship for Nuova M2 Racing riding a ...more
Bryan Schouten
Bryan Schouten is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Netherlands. He currently competes in the European Superstock 600 Championship for R2B Racing aboard a Yamaha YZF-R6. Schouten is a former ...more
Luca Grünwald
Luca Grünwald is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Germany. He is a former competitor of the ADAC Junior Cup, the IDM 125GP Championship, the IDM Moto3 Championship where he won the titles ...more
Steven Odendaal
Steven Odendaal is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from South Africa. He races in the FIM CEV Repsol Moto2 Championship for AGR Team aboard a Speed Up and the South African SuperGP 600 ...more
Taylor Mackenzie
Taylor Mackenzie is a former Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Great Britain. He is the son of a former motorcycle racer, Niall Mackenzie; Taylor Mackenzie has competed in the British 125GP ...more
Jacob Gagne
Jacob Gagne is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from United States of America. He is currently competing in the MotoAmerica Superstock 1000 Championship for RoadRace Factory Yamaha. He has ...more
Mattia Tarozzi
Mattia Tarozzi is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Italy.
Alessandro Giorgi
Alessandro Giorgi is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Italy.
Apiwat Wongthananon
Peerawat Wongthananon is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Thailand. He currently races in the Asia Road Racing SS600 Championship for AP Honda Racing aboard a Honda CBR600RR.
Nicky Diles
Nicky Diles is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Australia.
Joan Perello
Joan Perelló Alejo is a Spanish Grand Prix motorcycle racer.
Farid Badrul
Muhammad Farid Badrul Hisham is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Malaysia. He competes in the Asia Road Racing Championship in the SS600 class aboard a Kawasaki ZX-6R for BikeART Kawasaki
Blake Leigh-Smith
Blake Leigh-Smith is an Australian motorcycle racer. In 2009 he won the Australian 125 GP Championship. His brother, Jackson Leigh-Smith, is also a motorcycle racer.
Pedro Rodriguez
Pedro Rodríguez González is a former Spanish Grand Prix motorcycle racer. He currently races in the FIM CEV International Moto2 Championship for MR Griful riding a MVR, and has ...more
Michael van der Mark
Michael van der Mark is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Netherlands. He currently competes in the Superbike World Championship for PATA Honda World Superbike Team aboard a Honda CBR1000RR. He ...more
Marco Colandrea
Marco Colandrea is a Swiss Grand Prix motorcycle racer.
Damien Raemy
Damien Raemy is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Switzerland. He currently races in the FIM CEV Moto2 European Championship for JEG Racing aboard a Suter.
Hafizh Syahrin
Hafizh Syahrin Abdullah is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Malaysia.
Arthur Sissis
Arthur Sissis is an Australian speedway rider and former Grand Prix motorcycle racer who last rode for Mahindra Racing in the Moto3 World Championship before being replaced by Andrea Migno mid ...more
Syunya Mori
Syunya Mori is a former Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Japan. He currently races in the MFJ All Japan J-GP3 Championship aboard a Honda NSF250R, and has previous competed in the MFJ All Japan ...more
Óscar Climent
Óscar Climent Sanchis is a former Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Spain. He currently races in the Spanish CEV Moto2 Championship for H43 Team aboard an AJR, and has previously competed ...more
Luigi Morciano
Luigi Morciano is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Italy.
Hiroki Ono
Hiroki Ono is a Japanese Grand Prix motorcycle racer.
Daniel Kartheininger
Daniel Kartheininger is a former Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Germany. Who currently races in the IDM Superbike Championship for Oppermann Racing aboard a Honda CBR1000RR. He has also ...more