We started off the season with great numbers. In the Qatar GP, Marc Márquez managed to exceed a staggering 2000 points in his career, with more than 1000 of them in the top class. This achievement launched him into the top 10 riders with the most points in history.
DANI PEDROSA REACHES 250 GPs
Dani reached his 250th Gran Prix with the Italian GP, adding yet another achievement to the long career of this rider from Castellar de Vallés (Barcelona).
500 RACES FOR THE REPSOL HONDA TEAM
This year, with the Catalunya GP, Repsol Honda Team had their 500th race in the World Championship since the MotoGP category was created. We reached this magical number by adding up the performances of all the riders who have donned the Repsol Honda colours, and it continues to grow.
29 VICTORIES FOR DANI PEDROSA IN MOTOGP
Dani Pedrosa’s number of victories in the top class is proof of his legendary status. Number 26 made his latest victory with a great comeback in the Misano GP. On that day, Dani also managed to break a circuit record, and he had the fastest lap. Absolutely incredible!
3 GRAND SLAMS BY MARC MÁRQUEZ EN 2016
Getting the pole position, the fastest lap, and the victory in one fell swoop; these are the three requirements for a Grand Slam. Number 93 made it happen in three separate occasions over the course of the year: in Argentina, Texas, and Aragon. He’s already a legend!
THE REPSOL HONDA TEAM REACHES 150 VICTORIES IN ARAGON
Marc triumphed at the Motorland circuit near the end of September. This marked the 150th victory of the Repsol Honda Team since its creation in 1995.
5 WORLD TITLES FOR MARC MÁRQUEZ
At the Japanese GP, Marc won his fifth world title, the Repsol Honda Team’s 12th world title in the top class. This made him the youngest five-time world champion in history. He also reached the podium and the 50th fastest lap of his career, all in the same day!
20 WORLD TITLES FOR TONI BOU
If there’s one milestone we can’t forget, it’s Toni Bou’s 20th world title. In that regard, Toni is unbeatable! He’s the motorsport athlete with the most titles in history.