The Most Popular MotoGP Rider: Ranking the Fan Favorites

Choose the rider you think is the most popular!

Author: Gregor Krambs
Updated on Apr 20, 2024 08:29
Welcome to StrawPoll, the ultimate hub for passionate MotoGP fans! We're thrilled to present our latest ranking: "Who is the most popular MotoGP rider?" Here, you have the power to vote and decide who among the world's most talented riders deserves the top spot. But that's not all! Feel free to suggest a rider you think we've missed, and showcase your support for the adrenaline-pumping world of MotoGP. So, rev up your engines, join thousands of other fans, and make your voice heard in this gripping race to crown the ultimate fan-favorite MotoGP rider! Cast your vote now and stay tuned to see who emerges victorious in the fast-paced action on StrawPoll!

Who Is the Most Popular MotoGP Rider?

  1. 1
    30
    votes
    Valentino Rossi
    RaúlBlancoRueda · CC BY-SA 4.0
    The Italian racing legend is known as "The Doctor" and is one of the most successful MotoGP riders of all time. He has won nine World Championships and has a massive fan following around the world.
    Valentino Rossi in other rankings
  2. 2
    22
    votes
    The Spanish rider is the current World Champion and has won six World Championships in MotoGP. He is known for his aggressive riding style and has a huge fan base in Spain and around the world.
  3. 3
    17
    votes
    Jorge Lorenzo
    #TeamEG00 · PDM-owner
    The Spanish rider has won three MotoGP World Championships and is known for his smooth riding style. He has a large following in Spain and also has fans around the world.
    Jorge Lorenzo in other rankings
  4. 4
    7
    votes
    The Australian rider won two MotoGP World Championships and is known for his aggressive riding style. He retired from MotoGP in 2012 but still has a large fan base.
    Casey Stoner in other rankings
  5. 5
    17
    votes
    The Spanish rider has won three World Championships in MotoGP and is known for his smooth and consistent riding style. He has a large following in Spain and around the world.
  6. 6
    18
    votes
    The Italian rider has won 15 MotoGP races and has finished as the runner-up in the World Championship three times. He is known for his aggressive riding style and has a large fan base in Italy.
  7. 7
    15
    votes
    Maverick Viñales
    Simon Patterson · CC BY-SA 4.0
    The Spanish rider has won six MotoGP races and is known for his aggressive riding style. He is a rising star in MotoGP and has a large fan base in Spain and around the world.
  8. 8
    7
    votes
    The French rider has won four MotoGP races and is known for his smooth and fast riding style. He is a rising star in MotoGP and has a large fan base in France and around the world.
  9. 9
    7
    votes
    Joan Mir
    Simon Patterson · CC BY-SA 4.0
    The Spanish rider won the 2020 MotoGP World Championship and is known for his consistent and smooth riding style. He is a rising star in MotoGP and has a large fan base in Spain and around the world.
  10. 10
    11
    votes
    The British rider has won three MotoGP races and is known for his aggressive and fearless riding style. He has a large fan base in the UK and around the world.

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Ranking factors for popular rider

  1. Performance
    The rider's performance on the track, including race wins, championships, podium finishes, and records, can make them more popular among fans.
  2. Fan base
    The size and engagement of the rider's fan base is a significant factor. This can be measured through social media following, fan clubs, and attendance at races.
  3. Personality
    The rider's personality, charisma, and ability to connect with fans can greatly contribute to their popularity. This includes their interactions with fans, media presence, and overall likability.
  4. Nationality
    A rider's popularity can be influenced by their nationality, as fans tend to support riders from their own country.
  5. Sportsmanship
    The rider's behavior both on and off the track can impact their popularity. Fans appreciate riders who display good sportsmanship and respect for their fellow competitors.
  6. Marketability
    The rider's ability to attract sponsorships, endorsements, and media attention can affect their popularity. This includes their market appeal, image, and ability to engage with the media.
  7. Loyal following
    Riders who have a loyal and dedicated fan base that supports them in both victories and defeats are often considered more popular.
  8. Rivalries
    Engaging in intense and competitive rivalries with other riders can also increase a rider's popularity, as it generates excitement and interest among fans.

About this ranking

This is a community-based ranking of the most popular MotoGP rider. We do our best to provide fair voting, but it is not intended to be exhaustive. So if you notice something or rider is missing, feel free to help improve the ranking!

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  • 143 votes
  • 10 ranked items

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A participant may cast an up or down vote for each rider once every 24 hours. The rank of each rider is then calculated from the weighted sum of all up and down votes.

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More information on most popular motogp rider

MotoGP, the premier class of motorcycle racing, has a loyal and passionate fan base around the world. With riders from various countries competing on high-performance bikes, the sport is known for its thrilling races and intense rivalries. But among the riders, who reigns supreme as the most popular? It's a difficult question to answer, as fans have their own preferences and loyalties. Nevertheless, through numerous polls and rankings, we have compiled a list of the most popular MotoGP riders of all time. From Valentino Rossi's charisma and skill to Marc Marquez's sheer dominance on the track, these riders have captured the hearts and minds of fans worldwide. So, let's dive into the world of MotoGP and explore the most popular riders in its history.

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