Valentino Rossi

Life of a Legend

by Michael Scott and Motorbooks Staff

Hardback Publication Date: 21/02/2018

RRP  $45.00 $44.50

Get to know Rossi’s incredible charm and wit, and why he has achieved rock-star status among racing fans.

From the day he was born into a racing family on February 16, 1979, Rossi was destined for racing greatness. Rossi started his international racing career in 1996, riding for Aprilia in the 125cc class, and won his first World Championship the following year. Rossi’s career would see him go on to win nine Grand Prix World Championships, score 87 wins in 500cc/MotoGP, and many more accolades.

This visual biography covers this incredible racer’s journey, his victories, rivalries, and transitions from brand to brand. See his incredible battles against the likes of Max Biaggi, Sete Ginbernau, and Dani Pederosa, and why they inspired three films (Faster, Fastest, Hitting the Apex).

ISBN:
9780760357385
9780760357385
Category:
Biography: sport
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
21-02-2018
Language:
English
Publisher:
Quarto Publishing Group USA
Country of origin:
United States
Pages:
192
Dimensions (mm):
285.75x244.35x22.23mm
Weight:
1.17kg
Michael Scott

Michael Scott has been a motoring journalist for 40 years, and has specialised in motorcycle grand prix racing, attending almost every GP, since 1984.

As well as contributing to magazines worldwide, including Japan, the USA, Australia, India and much of Europe, Scott has edited SuperBike Magazine and Road Racer.

He is the author of several books including, for Carlton, MotoGP: The Illustrated History (which has global sales of 70,000) and the critically acclaimed Wayne Rainey - His Own Story.

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