MARCO SIMONCELLI INDUCTED AS MOTOGP LEGEND

Italian rider Marco Simoncelli was inducted into the Hall of Fame as a MotoGP™ Legend earlier Today, Friday, 30th May, 2015 at the Gran Premio d’Italia TIM.
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The 2008 250cc World Champion tragically lost his life on October 23rd, 2011, at the Sepang circuit following a crash on the second lap of the MotoGP race.

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The Italian rider gained millions of fans worldwide with his charisma, ability and racing style, and in addition to becoming a World Champion he amassed 15 pole positions, 31 podiums and 14 victories across the three Grand Prix classes. ‘SuperSic’ is fondly remembered by the MotoGP community.

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Dorna Sports CEO Carmelo Ezpeleta officially inducted Simoncelli into the MotoGP Legends Hall of Fame on Friday in Mugello, in the presence of the late rider’s father, Paolo.

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