Loris Capirossi  Player details

Loris Capirossi

Loris Capirossi - Motorcycling

Country : Italy 
Date of birth  : 04/04/1973 
Location : Bologna 
Height : 1.65 m 
Weight : 59 kg 


RIDER STATS from Loris Capirossi

Nationality Italy
DOB 04/04/1973
Birthplace Castel San Pietro, Italy
Residence Monaco
Marital Status Married
Height 165 cm
Weight 59 kg
Website www.loriscapirossi.com


PERSONAL DATA from Loris Capirossi

Team Ducati
MotoGP Debut Australia 1995
Starts 137
Victories 8
Poles 13
Podiums 37
World Titles 0 (Best finish 3rd, 2001)


CAREER HIGHLIGHTS from Loris Capirossi

1990 125cc World Champion (Honda) 3 wins
1991 125cc World Champion (Honda) 5 wins
1992 250cc World Championship (Honda), 12th
1993 250cc World Championship (Honda), 2nd - 3 wins
1994 250cc World Championship (Honda), 3rd - 4 wins
1995 500cc World Championship (Honda), 6th
1996 500cc World Championship (Yamaha), 8th. 1st Australia
1997 250cc World Championship (Aprilia)
1998 250cc World Champion (Aprilia) 2 wins
1999 250cc World Championship (Honda), 3rd - 3 wins
2000 500cc World Championship (Honda), 7th. 1st Italy
2001 500cc World Championship (Honda), 3rd
2002 Moto GP (Honda), 8th
2003 Moto GP (Ducati), 4th. 1st Catalunya
2004 Moto GP (Ducati), 9th
2005 Moto GP (Ducati), 6th. 1st Japan, Malaysia
2006 Moto GP (Ducati), 4th. 1st Spain, Czech Republic, Japan
2007 Moto GP (Ducati)


HOBBIES from Loris Capirossi

Motocross, trials, cycling

Loris Capirossi on Eurosport

Lorenzo: Marquez puts rivals at risk - 02/10/2013 - Motorcycling

Jorge Lorenzo says Marc Marquez's aggressive riding puts his MotoGP rivals at risk.

Cudlin returns to MotoGP with PBM - 23/09/2013 - Motorcycling

Damian Cudlin will return to MotoGP at Aragon this weekend to replace Yonny Hernandez on the Paul Bird Motorsport CRT Aprilia.

Hayden linked to 2014 Pata Honda World Superbike ride

Hayden linked to 2014 Pata Honda World Superbike ride - 02/08/2013 - Superbikes

Sacked Ducati MotoGP star Nicky Hayden has been linked with a switch to the Pata Honda World Superbike team with funding coming directly from Honda America.

Capirossi: Rossi can win again

Capirossi: Rossi can win again - 28/12/2012 - Motorcycling

Loris Capirossi believes Valentino Rossi can win again in MotoGP based on his own experiences of testing Yamaha's YZR-M1.

Capirossi: 2012 tyres made MotoGP safer

Capirossi: 2012 tyres made MotoGP safer - 22/12/2012 - Motorcycling

Loris Capirossi believes the tyre changes he recommended and Bridgestone implemented over 2012 have helped make MotoGP safer.

Crutchlow sets pace

Crutchlow sets pace in Brno test - 28/08/2012 - Motorcycling

Cal Crutchlow continued his strong weekend form at Brno by topping the timesheets in Monday's official test at the Czech circuit.

Bridgestone's new tyre

Bridgestone introduces new front tyre - 12/04/2012 - Motorcycling

Bridgestone will introduce a new specification front tyre for this season's MotoGP championship.

Capirossi targets tyres

Capirossi to focus on tyre safety - 04/01/2012 - Motorcycling

Loris Capirossi says improving the safety of MotoGP's Bridgestone rubber is the chief priority of his new role as safety advisor.

Capirossi to advise

Capirossi to advise on MotoGP safety - 14/11/2011 - Motorcycling

Italian Loris Capirossi has been appointed to advise on MotoGP safety having retired this month after a 22-year career.

Capirossi to advise

Capirossi to advise on MotoGP safety - 14/11/2011 - Motorcycling

Italian Loris Capirossi has been appointed to advise on MotoGP safety having retired this month after a 22-year career.

Capirossi becomes MotoGP advisor - 14/11/2011 - Motorcycling

Loris Capirossi will become an advisor for world championship motorcycle racing following his retirement from riding at the end of 2011.

Pramac sign Barbera

Pramac sign Barbera, to run lone Ducati - 08/11/2011 - Motorcycling

Hector Barbera has joined Pramac Racing and it appears he will race a lone Ducati for the team in the 2012 MotoGP season.

Valencia by numbers

Valencia by numbers: Pedrosa power - 03/11/2011 - Motorcycling

Rider statistics for the Valencia GP, where Dani Pedrosa is the only rider to have won in all three classes at the Ricardo Tormo circuit.

Sepang by numbers

Sepang by numbers: New boy Nakasuga - 20/10/2011 - Motorcycling

Rider statistics for the Malaysian GP at Sepang, where Yamama test rider Katsuyuki Nakasuga replaces the injured Jorge Lorenzo.

Stoner sets pace

Stoner crashes but still sets pace - 14/10/2011 - Motorcycling

Casey Stoner laid the foundations for a potential championship-winning weekend as he set the pace in opening practice for the Australian GP.

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