WORLD CHAMPION MOTO GP : VALENTINO ROSSI
Valentino Rossi (born in Urbino, Italy, February 16, 1979, age 31 years) is a Grandprix bike racers in the world championship after Michael Doohan era, with the title of world champion in four different classes which he achieved in seven years is one berkarir.Ia a most successful racer of all time, with 9 World Champion title. According to the magazine published by American sports, Sports Ilustrated, Rossi was one of the largest well-paid sportsmen in duunia, he expects to earn $ 34 million in 2007. The son of a former 250 cc Grand Prix racer Graziano Rossi, and Stefania Palma holds many records and accomplishments achieved beyond many seniors. Total racer this eccentric world record ninth title, once in the 125cc class, once in the 250cc class, and seven times in the top class, 500cc and MotoGP
After his father, Graziano Rossi, Rossi started racing in Grand Prix in 1996 for Aprilia in the 125 cc category and won the first World Championship the following year. From there, he moved to the 250cc category with Aprilia, and won the 250cc World Championship in 1999. He won the 500cc World Championship with Honda in 2001, the MotoGP World Championships (also with Honda) in 2002 and 2003, and continue the winning streak by winning the world championship 2004 and 2005, after leaving Honda to join Yamaha, prior to reclaim the title at 2008 and maintain it in 2009.
Rossi is the first ever win in the championship race in the history of 500 cc / MotoGP, with 77 victories, and second in the all-time win overall standings with 103 wins the race (behind Giacomo Agostini with 122).