Marc Marquez is 2018 MotoGP World Champion

27 Nov, 2017

Honda enjoyed a dream day in Valencia last race of the 2018 MotoGP Championship. Dani Pedrosa won the Grand Prix while Marc Marquez taking the third step of the podium to earn the 2017 World Championship Title. The two Spanish riders scored the most podium finishes this year, twelve and nine respectively, making the Repsol Honda Team the most successful team of 2017, with eight double-podium finishes. Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez is the 2017 MotoGP World Champion after taking the third place in the Grand Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana. At 24-years old, Marquez is now the youngest ever rider to win four premier-class World Championship titles and six World Championships over all classes, during a period of only ten years. He’s the youngest-ever rider to win four premier-class World Championships, at the age of 24 years, taking the record from Mike Hailwood, who was 25 years old when he won his fourth premier-class title in 1965. Marquez is also the youngest rider of all-time to reach the milestone of six World Championships, taking the record from Valentino Rossi, who was 25 years old when he won his sixth title in 2004. Marquez has won all his MotoGP titles riding Honda motorcycles. The only Honda rider to have won more premier-class world title is the Aussie Mick Doohan.This picture is taken from www.motogp.com