Ángel Rodríguez (motorcycle racer)

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Ángel Rodríguez
Bimota HB4 Angel Rodriguez.jpg
Rodríguez at the 2012 French Grand Prix
Nationality Spanish
Born (1985-05-20) 20 May 1985 (age 29)
Elche, Spain
Current team Team Suzuki Speed Racing
Bike number 47
Motorcycle racing career statistics
Moto2 World Championship
Active years 2012
Manufacturers FTR-Honda, Bimota-Honda
Championships 0
2012 Championship position NC (0 pts)
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
6 0 0 0 0 0
250cc World Championship
Active years 2002, 2009
Manufacturers Aprilia
Championships 0
2009 Championship position NC (0 pts)
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
2 0 0 0 0 0
125cc World Championship
Active years 20002002, 20042006
Manufacturers Aprilia, Derbi, Honda
Championships 0
2006 Championship position 18th (20 pts)
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
64 0 0 0 0 82
Supersport World Championship
Active years 2008
Manufacturers Yamaha
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
3 0 0 0 0 14

Ángel Rodríguez Campillo (born 20 May 1985 in Elche, Province of Alicante, Spain) is a professional Grand Prix motorcycle road racer. He races in the FIM CEV Repsol Superbike Championship for Team Suzuki Speed Racing aboard a Suzuki GSX-R1000. He raced in the 125cc and 250cc World championships between 2000 and 2009.[1]

Rodríguez started racing in pocketbikes. He competed in the Spanish Championship, where he won the title in 2000. He also made his debut in the 125cc World Championship in 2000. His most notable display in 2001 when he was fighting for the lead at Phillip Island, but Simone Sanna crashed in front of him thus taking Angel along with him.

In 2008, Rodríguez became the 600cc Spanish National Champion, and also made four World Supersport appearances.

Grand Prix motorcycle racing career[edit]

Season Class Moto Races Win Podiums Pole FLap Pts Position
2000 125cc Aprilia 1 0 0 0 0 0 NC
2001 125cc Aprilia 15 0 0 0 0 27 20th
2002 125cc Aprilia 9 0 0 0 0 17 24th
2002 250cc Aprilia 1 0 0 0 0 0 NC
2004 125cc Derbi 16 0 0 0 0 2 32nd
2005 125cc Honda 12 0 0 0 1 16 22nd
Aprilia
2006 125cc Aprilia 11 0 0 0 0 20 18th
2009 250cc Aprilia 1 0 0 0 0 0 NC
2012 Moto2 FTR 6 0 0 0 0 0 NC
Bimota
Total 72 0 0 0 1 82

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Joan Olivé
Spanish 125cc Champion
2001
Succeeded by
Héctor Barberá
Preceded by
Paul Gowland
Spanish Supersport Champion
2008
Succeeded by
Kev Coghlan