Suzuki is celebrating its 2020 MotoGP championship titles for rider and team by launching a special edition GSX-R1000R – GSX-R1000R Legend Edition.The special graphics and decals pay honour to Suzuki’s title winners over the years.
The British legend took the Championship for Suzuki in 1976 with five superb victories, and again in the 1977 season with six. He remains the last British rider to become World Champion in the reigning class.
Fighting with Kenny Roberts and Randy Mamola, the Italian was crowned the 1981 World Champion to take his place in MotoGP history.
In a year that saw the grid full of further legendary names including Freddie Spencer, Kenny Roberts and Barry Sheene, Uncini took the title on his Suzuki with 5 victories and 7 podiums.
The Texan was crowned World Champion after epic battles with Wayne Rainey, in a year full of well-known names, including Mick Doohan, Luca Caladora, Alex Barros and Alex Crivillé.
KENNY ROBERTS JR:
After winning the title in 2000, Kenny Roberts Jr. made history when the Roberts family became the first Father/Son World Champions.
One of the most closely fought and tough titles of all time. Joan Mir won the 2020 Motogp championship.