Matthias Walkner

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Matthias Walkner
Personal information
Born (1986-09-01) 1 September 1986 (age 32)
Kuchl, Austria
Sport
Country Austria
SportMotorsport
Event(s)Rally raid
Achievements and titles
World finals

Matthias Walkner (born 1 September 1986) is an Austrian rally raid biker and former motocross rider, official driver of the team Red Bull KTM Factory for the Dakar Rally.[1]

Biography[edit]

He won the 2012 FIM Motocross World Championship (MX3 class) and 2015 FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Championship. As single race of the world championship (cross-country), he has won 2015 Sardegna Rally Race and 2017 Rallye OiLibya du Maroc.[2]

Rally Dakar[edit]

Year Bike Rank Stages
2015 KTM 450 Rally Ret. 1
2016 KTM 450 Rally Ret. 0
2017 KTM 450 Rally 2nd 1
2018 KTM 450 Rally 1st 1
2019 KTM 450 Rally 2nd 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Matthias Walkner" (in Italian). redbull.com. Retrieved 18 January 2018.
  2. ^ "OILIBYA MAROC 2017 - BIKE/QUAD". npolive.com. Retrieved 18 January 2018.

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Sam Sunderland
Dakar Rally
Motorcycle Winner

2018
Succeeded by
Toby Price