Valentino Rossi Wiki, Age, Net Worth 2022, Girlfriend, Height, Parents
Facts of Valentino Rossi
|Full Name:||Valentino Rossi|
|Birth Date:||February 16, 1979|
|Height:||5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)|
|Dating||Francesca Sofia Novello (2017)|
|Break Up||Arianna Matteuzzi (2005-2007), Maddalena Corvagila (2005), Martina Stella (2002), Elisabetta Canalis (2007)|
|Net Worth||$140 million|
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Siblings||Clara Rossi, and Luca Marini|
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Valentino Rossi is a professional motorcycle road racer and multiple MotoGP World Champions from Italy.
Rossi is one of the renowned names in the racing world and the most successful motorcycle racers of all time, with nine Grand Prix World Championships. Also, he is popular with his nickname as The Doctor.
What is Valentino Rossi Nationality?
Valentino Rossi was born on 16th February 1979, in Urbino, Italy to Italian parents. Currently, he is 40 years old and his birth sign is Aquarius. He is the son of Stefania Rossi (mother) and Graziano Rossi (father).
His parents got divorced when he was at a very young age. His father Graziano is famous as an Italian former Grand Prix Motorcycle Road Racer. Valentino has two siblings, Clara Rossi, and Luca Marini. His brother Luca Marini is also a professional motorcycle racer.
Valentino Rossi belongs to Italian nationality and English ethnicity. Further, there is no information regarding his education and academic achievements
To whom was Valentino Rossi involved in a romantic Relationship after Break up with Linda Morselli?
Valentino Rossi remains unmarried but is in a romantic relationship with Francesca Sofia Novello. His girlfriend, Francesca is a model by profession. He was believed to be single since his relationship with Linda Morselli ended in the year 2016 but has found a new girlfriend. The couple is dating each other since late 2017 and so far they haven’t outed any future plans about getting married. They are very close to each other and they spot often in various public places.
Talking about his past relationships and affairs, Valentino was rumored to be dating several other girls in the past. Previously, he dated Arianna Matteuzzi from 2005 to 2007, Maddalena Corvagila in 2005, and Martina Stella in 2002. There was also a rumor that he hooked up with Elisabetta Canalis in the year 2007.
How much is Valentino Rossi’s Net Worth and Salary?
Valentino Rossi has an estimated net worth of around $140 million and his annual salary is $10 million which is one of the highest-paid. His annual earnings in 2019 were reported to be $22 million with $12.5 million from salary and winnings and remaining from his endorsement deals.
Valentino earns a huge amount from his endorsement deals too which is reported to be more than $10 million per year. He has a two-year helmet sponsorship deal with Monster energy drink in the year 2019 which would pay him around $3.2 million. Some of the other deals include Yahama, Oakley, Bridgestone, and so on.
Valentino Rossi’s Height and Weight
Valentino Rossi stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches and his body weight is around 67kg. His hair color is light brown while his eyes are blue in color. Moreover, there is no information about his dres’ size and shoe size.
Professional Career of Valentino Rossi
- Valentino Rossi made his debut in the year 1996 in Grand Prix for Aprilia in the 125cc category and went on to win the title the next year.
- After that, he also raced in the 125cc European Championship where he claimed the third position.
- During the year 1998, Valentino took up 250cc racing and came second in the World Championship which was won by Loris Capirossi.
- In fact, out of the 16 races held that season Rossi won nine, securing the World Championship title for himself.
- The year 2005 was extremely good because he won eleven races in total to become the World Champion that year too.
- During the year 2006, he also finished second to Nicky Hayden, from Honda, by five points.
- In 2008, Valentino also regained his repute by winning the MotoGP title by winning nine races.
- Also, he finished third in the championship and missed four races that season.
- In the year 2011, he left longtime sponsor Yamaha to sign a two-year contract with Ducati.
- Valentino won the Italian 125cc Championship.
- Similarly, he also won the 1997 125cc World Championship held in Aprilia, to become the youngest rider ever to claim the championship.
- He won a grand total of 106 races, 80 of which are 500cc/MotoGP championships.