Enrico Lorenzetti

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Enrico Lorenzetti
Enrico lorenzetti.jpg
Lorenzetti on a 250 cc Moto Guzzi.
Nationality Italy Italian
Motorcycle racing career statistics
Grand Prix motorcycle racing
Active years 1949 - 1957
First race 1949 500cc Belgian Grand Prix
Last race 1957 250cc Nations Grand Prix
First win 1951 250cc Nations Grand Prix
Last win 1953 250cc Spanish Grand Prix
Team(s) Moto Guzzi
Championships 250cc - 1952
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
28 7 21 N/A 4 141

Enrico Lorenzetti (4 January 1911 – 8 August 1989) was an Italian professional Grand Prix motorcycle road racer who competed in the 1940s and 1950s.

He competed in the 1949 season riding a 500 cc Moto Guzzi and finished eighth overall with 7 points behind Johnny Lockett. In 1952, he won the 250 cc World Championship for Moto Guzzi.[1]

Motorcycle Grand Prix results[edit]

1949 point system:

Position 1 2 3 4 5 Fastest lap
Points 10 8 7 6 5 1

Points system from 1950 to 1968:

Position 1 2 3 4 5 6
Points 8 6 4 3 2 1

(Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Class Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Points Rank Wins
1949 500cc Moto Guzzi IOM
-
SUI
-
NED
-
BEL
3
ULS
-
NAT
-
7 8th 0
1951 250cc Moto Guzzi SUI
-
IOM
3
FRA
-
ULS
-
NAT
1
12 4th 1
500cc Moto Guzzi ESP
-
SUI
3
IOM
-
BEL
3
NED
-
FRA
-
ULS
-
NAT
-
8 8th 0
1952 250cc Moto Guzzi SUI
2
IOM
2
NED
1
GER
-
ULS
2
NAT
1
ESP
-
28 1st 2
1953 250cc Moto Guzzi IOM
-
NED
4
GER
-
ULS
4
SUI
4
NAT
1
ESP
1
22 4th 2
350cc Moto Guzzi IOM
-
NED
1
BEL
2
FRA
3
ULS
-
SUI
-
NAT
1
ESP
-
26 2nd 2
1954 350cc Moto Guzzi FRA
-
IOM
-
ULS
-
BEL
4
NED
2
GER
-
SUI
-
NAT
2
ESP
8
15 5th 0
1955 250cc Moto Guzzi IOM
-
GER
-
NED
4
ULS
-
NAT
-
3 12th 0
350cc Moto Guzzi FRA
-
IOM
-
GER
-
BEL
-
NED
-
ULS
-
NAT
4
3 12th 0
1956 250cc Moto Guzzi IOM
-
NED
3
BEL
-
GER
-
ULS
-
NAT
2
10 3rd 0
1957 250cc Moto Guzzi GER
4
IOM
-
NED
-
BEL
-
ULS
-
NAT
3
7 9th 0

References[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Dorino Serafini
500 cc Motorcycle European Champion
1948
Succeeded by
Leandro Becheroni (1981)
Preceded by
Bruno Ruffo
250 cc Motorcycle World Champion
1952
Succeeded by
Werner Haas