Giacomo Agostini

Giacomo Agostini


Giacomo Agostini , born 16 June 1942,  is an Italian multi-time world champion Grand Prix motorcycle road racer.


Nicknamed Ago, he amassed 122 Grand Prix wins and 15 World Championship titles. 


Of these, 68 wins and 8 titles came in the 500 cc class, the rest in the 350 cc class.


For these achievements obtained over the course of a career spanning 17 years, the AMA described him as "...perhaps the greatest Grand Prix rider of all time".


In 2010, Agostini was named an FIM Legend for his motorcycling achievements.