RACING EXPERIENCE

Bagged 23 titles in various Motocross, Supercross and Enduro championships from 1997 to 2008

Became World Champion of Cross-Country Rally in 2013 & Vice World Champion in 2014

Came 2nd in 2015 Dakar and 6th in 2017 Dakar

Came 1st in Desafio Inca (Peru) both in 2017 & 2018

Came 1st in Desafio Ruta 40 (Argentina) in 2018

WHY MOTORSPORTS

“I was connected to bikes at an early age. My father owned a motorcycle workshop and took me to a track to practice. This led to me becoming a professional racer when I was 17.”

MOST MEMORABLE EXPERIENCE

“OiLibya Rally 2013 when I became Cross Country World Champion.”

MOST CHALLENGING RALLY EXPERIENCE

“My first Dakar in 2006. Each day was a challenge, a real personal growth.”

BEST PART OF THE JOB

“Everything in rally racing is interesting and exciting. The adventure, exploration, the unknown land, the navigation and all this is against the clock.”

Side Hustle

“When I have a pause, I try to spend more time with family and friends.”