MAX BIAGGI (ITA), rider, # 3
Max Biaggi was born in Rome on 26 June, 1971. He began his approach to the motorcycle racing world in 1989, winning the Italian Sport Production Championship the next year. His ties with Aprilia began in the 250 class where he became European Champion in 1991, but his world consecration came three years later: in 1994 Max rode an Aprilia to become the 250 class World Champion, the first of four consecutive wreaths.
Back astride a bike from Noale in 2009, the year the new RSV4 made its début in World Superbike, the Corsair confirmed his feeling with Aprilia the following year when he became the first Italian to win the factory derivative World Championship.