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Valentino Rossi Biography

Valentino Rossi is an Italian professional motorcycle racer and former MotoGP World Champion who is widely considered one of the best motorcycle racers ever to have won nine World Championships in the Grand Prix. In the 2000s he was particularly dominant with seven of his world titles coming in that decade. Valentino is also the owner of VR46's junior class team called Sky Racing Team, which compete in the Moto2 and Moto3 levels. He remains the only motorcycle racer to have won a World Championship in each of the 150cc, 250cc, 500cc, and MotoGP competition classes, after the obsoletion of the 500cc bike in 2002 and 2003.

Valentino Rossi Biography

Valentino Rossi Age, Hometown, Nationality, Bio & Wiki

First NameValentino
Last NameRossi
Age41 years
Birthday16th February, 1979
HometownUrbino, Italy
Height5' 11½” (182 cm)
BuildSlim
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBrown – Light
Zodiac SignAquarius
SexualityStraight
ReligionRoman Catholic
EthnicityWhite
NationalityItalian
Occupation TextProfessional motorcycle racer
OccupationMotor Biking

Valentino Rossi Nickname

The Doctor

Valentino Rossi Education

Valentino’s formal education took a backseat as he started competing in karting and minimoto championships from the age of 11.

Valentino Rossi Job & Career

  • Professional Motorcycle Racer

Before Fame

He won his first go-kart racing championship at age 11.

Valentino Rossi Height, Weight, Body Measurement & Zodiac Sign

Valentino Rossi is an Italian Professional Motorcycle Racer. His height 5 feet and 11½ inches. He weighs 75 kg. The body type is Athletic. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Valentino Rossi Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Valentino Rossi Career Stats

By season

SeasonClassMotorcycleTeamNumberRaceWinPodiumPoleFLapPtsPlcdWCh
1996125ccAprilia RS125Scuderia AGV Aprilia461512121119th
1997125ccAprilia RS125Nastro Azzurro Aprilia46151113473211st1
1998250ccAprilia RS250Nastro Azzurro Aprilia461459032012nd
1999250ccAprilia RS250Nastro Azzurro Aprilia4616912583091st1
2000500ccHonda NSR500Nastro Azzurro Honda4616210052092nd
2001500ccHonda NSR500Nastro Azzurro Honda461611134103251st1
2002MotoGPHonda RC211VRepsol Honda Team46161115793551st1
2003MotoGPHonda RC211VRepsol Honda Team46169169123571st1
2004MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Gauloises Fortuna Yamaha4616911533041st1
2005MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Gauloises Yamaha Team46171116563671st1
2006MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Camel Yamaha Team4617510542472nd
2007MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Fiat Yamaha Team461848432413rd
2008MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Fiat Yamaha Team4618916253731st1
2009MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Fiat Yamaha Team4617613763061st1
2010MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Fiat Yamaha Team4614210122333rd
2011MotoGPDucati Desmosedici GP11Ducati Team461701011397th
2012MotoGPDucati Desmosedici GP12Ducati Team461802011636th
2013MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Yamaha Factory Racing461816012374th
2014MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Movistar Yamaha MotoGP4618213112952nd
2015MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Movistar Yamaha MotoGP4618415143252nd
2016MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Movistar Yamaha MotoGP4618210322492nd
2017MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Movistar Yamaha MotoGP461716002085th
2018MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Movistar Yamaha MotoGP461805101983rd
2019MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP461902011747th
2020MotoGPYamaha YZR-M1Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP469010058*13th*
Total411115235659663059

By class

ClassSeasons1st GP1st Pod1st WinRaceWinPodiumsPoleFLapPtsWChmp
125cc1996–19971996 Malaysia1996 Austria1996 Czech Republic301215594321
250cc1998–19991998 Japan1998 Spain1998 Netherlands3014215115101
500cc2000–20012000 South Africa2000 Spain2000 Great Britain3213234155341
MotoGP2002–present2002 Japan2002 Japan2002 Japan31976176516148146
Total1996–Present411115235659663069

Valentino Rossi Suzuka 8 Hours Results

YearTeamCo-RiderBikePos
2000 Castrol Honda Colin EdwardsHonda VTR1000SPWDNQ
2001 Team Cabin [ja] Honda Colin EdwardsHonda VTR1000SPW1st

Valentino Rossi Records

RecordNumber
Combined records (all classes)
Race starts411
Race entries414
Second places65
Third places53
Podium finishes235
Points6,306
Championship titles with different engine displacement5 (125cc, 250cc, 500cc, 800cc, 990cc)
Longest winning career in Grand Prix racing20 years, 311 days
1996 Czech Republic GP (18 August 1996; 125cc) to 2017 Dutch TT (25 June 2017; MotoGP)
Countries raced in21 (Malaysia, Indonesia, Japan, Spain, Italy, France, Netherlands, Germany, United Kingdom, Austria, Czech Republic, Brazil, Australia, Argentina, South Africa, Portugal, Qatar, China, United States, Turkey, Thailand)
Wins at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya10 (1997–1999, 2001–2002, 2004–2006, 2009, 2016)
Wins at Mugello Circuit9 (1997, 1999, 2002–2008)
Wins at Circuito de Jerez-Ángel Nieto9 (1997, 1999, 2001–2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2016)
Wins at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit8 (1998–1999, 2001–2005, 2014)
Wins at Donington Park7 (1997, 1999–2002, 2004–2005)
Wins at Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet6 (1997, 1999–2003)
Wins at Sepang International Circuit6 (2001, 2003–2004, 2006, 2008, 2010)
Wins at Autódromo do Estoril5 (2001–2004, 2007)
Wins at Phakisa Freeway3 (1999, 2001, 2004)
Wins at Shanghai International Circuit2 (2005, 2008)
Wins at Sentul International Circuit1 (1997)
Consecutive wins at Mugello Circuit7 (2002–2008)
Consecutive wins at Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet5 (1999–2003)
Consecutive wins at Autódromo do Estoril4 (2001–2004)
Consecutive wins at Donington Park3 (2000–2002)
Consecutive wins at Circuito de Jerez-Ángel Nieto3 (2001–2003)
Consecutive wins at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya3 (2004–2006)
Wins with Aprilia26
500cc/MotoGP records
Race starts351
Race entries356
Wins89
Second places61
Third places49
Podium finishes199
Points5,363
Wins at TT Circuit Assen8 (2002, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2013, 2015, 2017)
Wins at Mugello Circuit7 (2002–2008)
Wins at Circuito de Jerez-Ángel Nieto7 (2001–2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2016)
Wins at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya7 (2001–2002, 2004–2006, 2009, 2016)
Wins at Sepang International Circuit6 (2001, 2003–2004, 2006, 2008, 2010)
Wins at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit6 (2001–2005, 2014)
Wins at Donington Park5 (2000–2002, 2004–2005)
Wins at Autódromo do Estoril5 (2001–2004, 2007)
Wins at Brno Circuit5 (2001, 2003, 2005, 2008–2009)
Wins at Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet4 (2000–2003)
Wins at Losail International Circuit4 (2005–2006, 2010, 2015)
Wins at Phakisa Freeway2 (2001, 2004)
Wins at Shanghai International Circuit2 (2005, 2008)
Consecutive wins at Mugello Circuit7 (2002–2008)
Consecutive wins at Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet4 (2000–2003)
Consecutive wins at Autódromo do Estoril4 (2001–2004)
Consecutive wins at Donington Park3 (2000–2002)
Consecutive wins at Circuito de Jerez-Ángel Nieto3 (2001–2003)
Consecutive wins at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya3 (2004–2006)
Fastest laps in a season12 (2003)
Consecutive podium finishes23 (2002 Portuguese GP–2004 South African GP)
Championship titles with Yamaha4 (2004–2005, 2008–2009)
Consecutive championship titles with different constructors2 (2003–2004)
Consecutive wins with different constructors2 (2003 Valencian GP–2004 South African GP)
Wins with Yamaha56
Wins in a season with Yamaha11 (2005)
Consecutive wins with Yamaha5 (2005 Chinese GP–2005 Dutch TT, 2008 United States GP–2008 Japanese GP)
Championship titles with different motorcycles4 (500cc Honda, 990cc Honda, 990cc Yamaha, 800cc Yamaha)
Championship titles with different engine displacement3 (500cc, 800cc, 990cc)
Championship titles with different engine configuration2 (two-stroke engine, four-stroke engine)
Wins race with different engine displacement4 (500cc, 800cc, 990cc, 1000cc)
250cc records
Wins at Autódromo de Buenos Aires Juan y Oscar Gálvez1 (1998)
Wins at Phakisa Freeway1 (1999)
125cc records
Wins in a season11 (1997)
Wins at Shah Alam Circuit1 (1997)
Wins at Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet1 (1997)
Wins at Sentul International Circuit1 (1997)

Valentino Rossi Complete WRC Results

YearCar12345678910111213141516PosPts
2002Peugeot 206 WRCMONSWEFRAESPCYPARGGREKENFINGERITANZLAUSGBR
Ret
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2006Subaru Impreza WRC04MONSWEMEXESPFRAARGITAGREGERFINJPNCYPTURAUSNZL
11
GBRNC0
2008Ford Focus RS WRC 07MONSWEMEXARGJORITAGRETURFINGERNZLESPFRAJPNGBR
12
NC0

Valentino Rossi Teams Represented

  • Scuderia AGV Aprilia (1996) (125cc)
  • Nastro Azzurro Aprilia (1997) (125cc), (1998-1999) (250cc)
  • Nastro Azzurro Honda (2000-2001) (500cc)
  • Repsol Honda (2002-2003) (MotoGP)
  • Gauloises Fortuna/Gauloises/Fiat/Camel Yamaha (2004-2010) (MotoGP)
  • Ducati (2011-2012) (MotoGP)
  • Yamaha Factory Racing (2013) (MotoGP)
  • Movistar/Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP (MotoGP)

Valentino Rossi Achievement

By making 170 consecutive starts between 2000 and 2010, he broke an international record.

Valentino Rossi Girlfriends

Valentino Rossi has been in relationships with Aura Rolenzetti (2016), Elisabetta Canalis (2007), Linda Morselli (2007 – 2016), Arianna Matteuzzi (2005 – 2007) and Martina Stella (2002).Valentino Rossi has had encounters with Mandala Tayde (2008) and Maddalena Corvaglia (2005).

Valentino Rossi Married, Family & Parents

  • Father – Graziano Rossi (Former Motorcycle Racer)
  • Mother – Stefania Palma
  • Wife – Francesca Sofia Novello
  • Siblings – Luca Marini (Brother), Clara Rossi (Sister)
  • Others – Luca Marini (Maternal Half-Brother) (Motorcycle Racer), Dario Rossi (Paternal Grandfather), Denise Pierantoni (Paternal Grandmother)

Valentino Rossi Manager

He is represented by VR/46 Srl (Pesaro, Italy), his management firm that was founded in 2008 to look after his contracts, image, and sponsorships.

Valentino Rossi Bike Number

46

Valentino Rossi Distinctive Features

  • Tousled, curly hair
  • Has a mole on his chin and one on his right cheek
  • Affable smile
  • Sports a light stubble

Valentino Rossi Endorsements

Valentino has endorsed brands such as –

  • Bridgestone Europe
  • Opel ADAM
  • Oakley

Association

Before Jorge Lorenzo won the 2010 championship, he had won two consecutive MotoGP championships.

Valentino Rossi Net Worth

Valentino Rossi is an Italian Professional Motorcycle Racer. The main and primary source of his income comes from Motorcycle Racing. Let’s check how rich Valentino Rossi is in 2020?

Net Worth 2020$160 Million
Annual SalaryUnknown
Income SourcePrimary Income source Motorcycle Racing(profession)
Valentino Rossi Net Worth

Valentino Rossi Twitter

  • Twitter – @ValentinoRossi

Valentino Rossi Instagram

  • Instagram – @ValentinoRossi222

Valentino Rossi FaceBook

  • Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/ValentinoRossi/

FAQ’s

What nationality is Valentino Rossi?
Italian.

What age is Valentino Rossi?
41 Years (16th February 1979).

What is Valentino Rossi Net worth?
$160 Million.

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