Pablo Nieto

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Pablo Nieto
Nationality Spain Spanish
Born (1980-06-04) 4 June 1980 (age 36)
Madrid, Spain

Pablo Nieto Aguilar (born 4 June 1980, in Madrid, Community of Madrid) is a Spanish former Grand Prix motorcycle road racer currently involved in team management. He is the son of the legendary Spanish motorcycle racer Ángel Nieto, and cousin of Fonsi Nieto. He started to race professionally in 1998, and spent his career in the 125cc class. Following the race at Valencia in 2008 he announced his retirement from racing, to move to a managerial position of the Onde 2000 MotoGP team with Sete Gibernau in 2009 as the team's only rider. He was the team manager for the Laglisse Moto3 team from 2012-2014, in the 2013 Moto3 Grand Prix season, his rider Maverick Viñales won the championship. He is now the team manager for Valentino Rossi's SKY Racing Team VR46 team.

Grand Prix motorcycle racing career[edit]

Season Class Moto Team Number Races Win Podiums Pole FLap Pts Position
1998 125cc Aprilia Via Digital Team 79 1 0 0 0 0 0 NC
1999 125cc Derbi Festina-Derbi 22 16 0 0 0 0 15 23rd
2000 125cc Derbi Derbi Racing 22 16 0 0 0 1 68 13th
2001 125cc Derbi L & M Derbi Team 22 15 0 0 0 0 21 24th
2002 125cc Aprilia Master-Aspar Team 22 16 0 3 1 0 145 6th
2003 125cc Aprilia Master-MXOnda-Aspar Team 22 16 1 3 2 1 148 7th
2004 125cc Aprilia Master - Repsol Team 125cc 22 16 0 2 0 2 138 6th
2005 125cc Derbi Caja Madria - Derbi Racing 22 16 0 0 0 1 64 13th
2006 125cc Aprilia Multimedia Racing 22 13 0 0 0 0 66 13th
2007 125cc Aprilia Blusens Aprilia 22 17 0 0 0 0 57 15th
2008 125cc KTM Onde 2000 KTM 22 16 0 0 0 0 25 21st
Total 158 1 8 3 5 747

Races by year[edit]

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position, races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Class Bike 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 Pos. Pts
1998 125cc Aprilia JPN MAL SPA ITA FRA MAD NED GBR GER CZE IMO CAT
22
AUS ARG NC 0
1999 125cc Derbi MAL
22
JPN
19
SPA
Ret
FRA
18
ITA
22
CAT
Ret
NED
16
GBR
12
GER
Ret
CZE
22
IMO
17
VAL
Ret
AUS
17
RSA
12
BRA
Ret
ARG
9
23rd 15
2000 125cc Derbi RSA
15
MAL
11
JPN
11
SPA
Ret
FRA
Ret
ITA
11
CAT
6
NED
19
GBR
15
GER
7
CZE
16
POR
12
VAL
4
BRA
10
PAC
9
AUS
14
13th 68
2001 125cc Derbi JPN
10
RSA
15
SPA
Ret
FRA
DNS
ITA
Ret
CAT
6
NED
Ret
GBR
Ret
GER
Ret
CZE
18
POR
Ret
VAL
14
PAC
16
AUS
20
MAL
Ret
BRA
14
24th 21
2002 125cc Aprilia JPN
Ret
RSA
5
SPA
Ret
FRA
6
ITA
3
CAT
8
NED
7
GBR
Ret
GER
5
CZE
Ret
POR
4
BRA
5
PAC
4
MAL
5
AUS
3
VAL
3
6th 145
2003 125cc Aprilia JPN
7
RSA
5
SPA
Ret
FRA
5
ITA
3
CAT
17
NED
2
GBR
6
GER
5
CZE
Ret
POR
1
BRA
5
PAC
8
MAL
9
AUS
Ret
VAL
7
7th 148
2004 125cc Aprilia RSA
4
SPA
9
FRA
7
ITA
6
CAT
3
NED
8
BRA
7
GER
3
GBR
Ret
CZE
4
POR
4
JPN
Ret
QAT
6
MAL
Ret
AUS
15
VAL
4
6th 138
2005 125cc Derbi SPA
12
POR
12
CHN
8
FRA
7
ITA
22
CAT
Ret
NED
11
GBR
5
GER
10
CZE
16
JPN
8
MAL
13
QAT
Ret
AUS
18
TUR
20
VAL
10
13th 64
2006 125cc Aprilia SPA
10
QAT
5
TUR
14
CHN
Ret
FRA
5
ITA
12
CAT
7
NED
9
GBR
Ret
GER
Ret
CZE
9
MAL
Ret
AUS JPN POR VAL
7
13th 66
2007 125cc Aprilia QAT
9
SPA
6
TUR
13
CHN
16
FRA
15
ITA
Ret
CAT
20
GBR
9
NED
Ret
GER
9
CZE
Ret
RSM
Ret
POR
Ret
JPN
7
AUS
Ret
MAL
12
VAL
7
15th 57
2008 125cc KTM QAT
18
SPA
5
POR
Ret
CHN FRA
Ret
ITA
Ret
CAT
Ret
GBR
20
NED
20
GER
14
CZE
16
RSM
Ret
IND
Ret
JPN
18
AUS
13
MAL
14
VAL
9
21st 25

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