Valentino Rossi born in Urbino on 16 February 1979, Italian motorcycling champion, is a big name in the world of motorbikes of all time.
He is considered such because he is the only rider in history to have won the world title in 4 different classes: 125 (1), 250 (1), 500 (1) and MotoGP (4).
His father Graziano Rossi is also familiar with mopeds, in fact he raced in the MotoGP in the 1970s.
Growing up in Tavullia, Valentino began to learn and love the sensory sphere of engines from an early age, immediately showing his innate talent.
He is revered and admired by many because:
He is the youngest rider ever to have won the World Championship in all cylinders,
he is the first rider in history to have won the premier class title (first the 500 cc now the MotoGP) with different manufacturers in his first year.
Valentino Rossi is currently the only rider to have won the title in the MotoGP class.