Efrén Vázquez

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Vázquez and the second or maternal family name is Rodríguez.
Efrén Vázquez
Efren Mahindra Racing Rider.jpg
Vazquez at the 2013 Dutch TT.
Nationality  Spanish
Born (1986-09-02) September 2, 1986 (age 28)
Bilbao (Spain)
Current team Kiefer Racing
Bike number 7
Motorcycle racing career statistics
Moto3 World Championship
Active years 20122014
Manufacturers Honda, FTR-Honda, Mahindra[1]
Championships 0
2014 Championship position 4th (222 pts)
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
49 2 7 1 2 397
250cc World Championship
Active years 2007
Manufacturers Aprilia
Championships 0
2007 Championship position 29th (1 pt)
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
10 0 0 0 0 1
125cc World Championship
Active years 20082011
Manufacturers Aprilia, Derbi
Championships 0
2011 Championship position 7th (160 pts)
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
65 0 4 0 1 397

Efrén Vázquez Rodríguez (born 2 September 1986 in Bilbao, Spain) is a Spanish Grand Prix motorcycle road racer in the Moto3 World Championship riding a Honda. He has also competed in the 125cc and 250cc world championship classes during his career,[2] and was the 2008 Spanish 125GP championship winner.

At the 2014 Indianapolis Grand Prix, Vázquez achieved his first Grand Prix victory – in his 116th start – after slipstreaming past Romano Fenati on the final straight, prevailing by 0.065 seconds.[3] He added a second victory later in the season, in Malaysia, en route to fourth in the championship.

Grand Prix motorcycle racing career[edit]

By season[edit]

Season Class Moto Races Win Podiums Pole Pts Position
2007 250cc Aprilia 10 0 0 0 1 29th
2008 125cc Aprilia 15 0 0 0 31 20th
2009 125cc Derbi 16 0 0 0 54 14th
2010 125cc Derbi 17 0 2 0 152 5th
2011 125cc Derbi 17 0 2 0 160 7th
2012 Moto3 Honda 16 0 0 0 93 10th
FTR Honda
2013 Moto3 Mahindra 15 0 0 0 82 9th
2014 Moto3 Honda 18 2 7 1 222 4th
Total 124 2 11 1 795

Races by year[edit]

Year Class Bike 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Pos Points
2007 250cc Aprilia QAT SPA TUR CHN FRA ITA CAT GBR
16
NED
18
GER
Ret
CZE
15
RSM
16
POR
Ret
JPN
Ret
AUS
Ret
MAL
Ret
VAL
18
29th 1
2008 125cc Aprilia QAT
9
SPA
Ret
POR
15
CHN
10
FRA
Ret
ITA
18
CAT
16
GBR
DNS
NED
Ret
GER
15
CZE
18
RSM
11
IND
20
JPN
14
AUS
11
MAL
DNS
VAL
12
20th 31
2009 125cc Derbi QAT
17
JPN
22
SPA
5
FRA
8
ITA
Ret
CAT
Ret
NED
12
GER
17
GBR
9
CZE
14
IND
21
RSM
12
POR
Ret
AUS
7
MAL
Ret
VAL
7
14th 54
2010 125cc Derbi QAT
2
SPA
Ret
FRA
4
ITA
5
GBR
11
NED
Ret
CAT
5
GER
8
CZE
Ret
IND
4
RSM
3
ARA
4
JPN
Ret
MAL
4
AUS
4
POR
8
VAL
8
5th 152
2011 125cc Derbi QAT
4
SPA
9
POR
6
FRA
3
CAT
5
GBR
5
NED
7
ITA
4
GER
Ret
CZE
Ret
IND
6
RSM
3
ARA
4
JPN
Ret
AUS
4
MAL
11
VAL
4
7th 160
2012 Moto3 Honda QAT
16
10th 93
FTR Honda SPA
Ret
POR
5
FRA
DNS
CAT
Ret
GBR
5
NED
9
GER
5
ITA
6
IND
Ret
CZE
25
RSM
7
ARA
5
JPN
9
MAL
8
AUS
8
VAL
Ret
2013 Moto3 Mahindra QAT
10
AME
14
SPA
8
FRA
DNS
ITA
DNS
CAT
5
NED
12
GER
6
IND
Ret
CZE
11
GBR
10
RSM
12
ARA
10
MAL
Ret
AUS
7
JPN
Ret
VAL
5
9th 82
2014 Moto3 Honda QAT
3
AME
3
ARG
6
SPA
2
FRA
6
ITA
12
CAT
3
NED
6
GER
6
IND
1
CZE
8
GBR
Ret
RSM
10
ARA
13
JPN
2
AUS
4
MAL
1
VAL
6
4th 222

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mahindra Racing riders for 2013, Efrén Vázquez & Miguel Oliveira, say Namaste India!". MotoGP.com (Dorna Sports). 29 January 2013. Retrieved 7 February 2013. 
  2. ^ Bradley, Charles (5 June 2010). "Cortese denies Espargaro 125cc pole". Autosport (Haymarket Publications). Retrieved 10 June 2010. 
  3. ^ "Vazquez takes first career victory at Indianapolis". MotoGP.com (Dorna Sports). 10 August 2014. Retrieved 10 August 2014. 

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Stefan Bradl
Spanish 125cc Champion
2008
Succeeded by
Alberto Moncayo