ALEIX ESPARGARO'
ALEIX ESPARGARO'OFFICIAL RIDER

ALEIX ESPARGARO'
OFFICIAL RIDER

Born in Granollers, Spain on 30 July, 1989. Spanish 125 champion in 2004, after a series of placements in the 125 and 250 classes, he made a name for himself in 2012 as the best rider astride a CRT (the ART developed by Aprilia Racing) in the Grand Prix Motorcycle Racing premier class, a result that he repeated the following year. 

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ANDREA IANNONE
ANDREA IANNONEOFFICIAL RIDER

ANDREA IANNONE
OFFICIAL RIDER

Andrea Iannone is astride an Aprilia RS-GP for the 2019 and 2020 MotoGP seasons. The Italian rider from Vasto, born in 1989, rides alongside the already confirmed Aleix Espargaró.
In MotoGP since 2013, after shining in 125 and Moto2 with a total of 12 wins and 12 podium finishes, Andrea Iannone boasts a trophy collection in the top class that includes 1 win, 11 podiums and 2 pole positions. 

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MASSIMO RIVOLA
MASSIMO RIVOLAAPRILIA RACING CEO

MASSIMO RIVOLA
APRILIA RACING CEO

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ROMANO ALBESIANO
ROMANO ALBESIANOTECHNICAL DIRECTOR

ROMANO ALBESIANO
TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

Born in Carrù (Cuneo) and a graduate of Turin Polytechnic with a degree in Aeronautical Engineering, Romano Albesiano began his career with Cagiva Motor S.p.A., where he also participated in the development of the 500 GP bikes during the 1991-94 seasons. From 1995 to 1997 he also worked at Fondmetal Technologies as aerodynamics project leader for the Mercedes AMG vehicles in the DTM championship (finishing in 1st place in 1995 and 2nd place in 2006) and the GT FIA championship. Returning to Cagiva Motor in 1998, Albesiano rose through the ranks to cover the position of Motor Vehicles R&D manager for the Cagiva and Husqvarna brands, as well as managing the sport operations for the Husqvarna brand, winning two world titles. Joining the Piaggio Group in 2005 as Aprilia brand Product Development Manager, Romano Albesiano is currently the Bike Technical Centre Manager as well as leading the Aprilia Racing team of technicians.

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FAUSTO GRESINI
FAUSTO GRESINITEAM MANAGER

FAUSTO GRESINI
TEAM MANAGER

He manages the logistic, the relations with the race directors and everything concerning the sport regulation of the championship. He is able to solve all the last minute needs, from the logistic point of view and regarding the team members. 

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PAOLO BONORA
PAOLO BONORAMOTOGP PROJECT LEADER

PAOLO BONORA
MOTOGP PROJECT LEADER

Coordinates the operations of the electronics technicians team, both in terms of hardware and software. Schedules electronic strategy developments based on both normal evolutions and feedback from the riders.

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ANTONIO JIMENEZ
ANTONIO JIMENEZCREW CHIEF

ANTONIO JIMENEZ
CREW CHIEF

Coordinates the activity of the mechanics engaged on the motorbike, acknowledging the directives of the project leader. 

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GIANLUCA GIORGINI
GIANLUCA GIORGINIELECTRONIC ENGINEER

GIANLUCA GIORGINI
ELECTRONIC ENGINEER

Deals with download and analysis of telemetric data. Is also responsible for all electric and electronic aspects of the bike, which includes control unit, software and wiring. While on the track, even a few seconds before starting, is able to make modifications to the motorcycle setting in real-time. 

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GUIDO FONTANA
GUIDO FONTANAELECTRONIC SPECIALIST

GUIDO FONTANA
ELECTRONIC SPECIALIST

Deals with download and analysis of telemetric data. Is also responsible for all electric and electronic aspects of the bike, which includes control unit, software and wiring. While on the track, even a few seconds before starting, is able to make modifications to the motorcycle setting in real-time. 

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OSCAR BOLZONELLA
OSCAR BOLZONELLASUSPENSION TECHNICIAN

OSCAR BOLZONELLA
SUSPENSION TECHNICIAN

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ANTONIO MIR MORANGUES
ANTONIO MIR MORANGUESMECHANIC

ANTONIO MIR MORANGUES
MECHANIC

Aprilia Racing mechanics are the "hand" of each team. They are responsible of the mechanical part as a whole of the motorcycle. They deal with the preparation, maintenance and repairs in case of failures or breakages. Once at HQ, they handle the spare parts stock.

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ALBERTO PRESUTTI
ALBERTO PRESUTTIMECHANIC

ALBERTO PRESUTTI
MECHANIC

Aprilia Racing mechanics are the "hand" of each team. They are responsible of the mechanical part as a whole of the motorcycle. They deal with the preparation, maintenance and repairs in case of failures or breakages. Once at HQ, they handle the spare parts stock. 

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FRANCO BORJA SALVADOR
FRANCO BORJA SALVADORMECHANIC

FRANCO BORJA SALVADOR
MECHANIC

Aprilia Racing mechanics are the "hand" of each team. They are responsible of the mechanical part as a whole of the motorcycle. They deal with the preparation, maintenance and repairs in case of failures or breakages. Once at HQ, they handle the spare parts stock.

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CARLO TOCCAFONDI
CARLO TOCCAFONDIMECHANIC

CARLO TOCCAFONDI
MECHANIC

Coordinates the activity of the mechanics engaged on the motorbike, acknowledging the directives of the project leader. 

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CRISTIAN CASTILLO
CRISTIAN CASTILLOTIRE AND FUEL MECHANIC

CRISTIAN CASTILLO
TIRE AND FUEL MECHANIC

He's in charge of fuel and tyres while on the track as well as their assembly (along with tires technicians), maintenance and all systems apt to always keep them in check (thermo-covers, pressure regulators, thermometers).

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FABRIZIO CECCHINI
FABRIZIO CECCHINICREW CHIEF

FABRIZIO CECCHINI
CREW CHIEF

Coordinates the activity of the mechanics engaged on the motorbike, acknowledging the directives of the project leader.

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RENATO PENNACCHIO
RENATO PENNACCHIOELECTRONIC ENGINEER

RENATO PENNACCHIO
ELECTRONIC ENGINEER

Work closely with the rider, chief technician and telemetry engineer. He incorporates the comments and creates the appropriate "mappings" for electronic controls. 

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LUCA CONTI
LUCA CONTIELECTRONIC SPECIALIST

LUCA CONTI
ELECTRONIC SPECIALIST

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MIKE WATT
MIKE WATTSUSPENSION TECHNICIAN

MIKE WATT
SUSPENSION TECHNICIAN

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SIMONE ALESSANDRINI
SIMONE ALESSANDRINIMECHANIC

SIMONE ALESSANDRINI
MECHANIC

On-track manager in charge of monitoring and maintenance of the engine and mechanical parts connected to it.

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EDOARDO CIFERRI
EDOARDO CIFERRIMECHANIC

EDOARDO CIFERRI
MECHANIC

On-track manager in charge of monitoring and maintenance of the engine and mechanical parts connected to it.

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ROBERTO MARINONI
ROBERTO MARINONIMECHANIC

ROBERTO MARINONI
MECHANIC

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FILIPPO TOGNONI
FILIPPO TOGNONIMECHANIC

FILIPPO TOGNONI
MECHANIC

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LINO ZAMENGO
LINO ZAMENGOTIRE AND FUEL MECHANIC

LINO ZAMENGO
TIRE AND FUEL MECHANIC

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MICHELE MASINI
MICHELE MASINITEAM COORDINATOR

MICHELE MASINI
TEAM COORDINATOR

Manages all team competition logistics aspects: organises accommodations at the circuit, takes care of shipping the material, assists technicians and engineers in requests that are not strictly technical, interacts with the championship organisation and management at the various circuits.

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MICHELE BERTELLI
MICHELE BERTELLIVEHICLE ENGINEER

MICHELE BERTELLI
VEHICLE ENGINEER

Supervises the management of the motorbike engine on the track.

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GIOVANNI MATTAROLLO
GIOVANNI MATTAROLLOVEHICLE ENGINEER

GIOVANNI MATTAROLLO
VEHICLE ENGINEER

In charge of managing the technical aspects of the MotoGP project. He oversees the evolution of the bike, interaction with technical partners and with the Championship organisation concerning any technical aspects. In the racing department he organises and supervises the work done by the team of engineers and designers. 

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NICOLA BILIATO
NICOLA BILIATOENGINE SPECIALIST

NICOLA BILIATO
ENGINE SPECIALIST

Supervises the management of the motorbike engine on the track.

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ENRICO MARCHESANI
ENRICO MARCHESANIENGINE SPECIALIST

ENRICO MARCHESANI
ENGINE SPECIALIST

Supervises the management of the motorbike engine on the track.

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LUIGI ZUCCHI
LUIGI ZUCCHIENGINE SPECIALIST

LUIGI ZUCCHI
ENGINE SPECIALIST

Supervises the management of the motorbike engine on the track.

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STEVANATO MARCO
STEVANATO MARCOELECTRONIC SPECIALIST

STEVANATO MARCO
ELECTRONIC SPECIALIST

Supervises the management of the motorbike engine on the track.

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GIUSEPPE BUSATO
GIUSEPPE BUSATOENGINE TECHNICIAN

GIUSEPPE BUSATO
ENGINE TECHNICIAN

On-track manager in charge of monitoring and maintenance of the engine and mechanical parts connected to it.

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ALBERTO CAVEDON
ALBERTO CAVEDONENGINE TECHNICIAN

ALBERTO CAVEDON
ENGINE TECHNICIAN

On-track manager in charge of monitoring and maintenance of the engine and mechanical parts connected to it.

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MARCO GRIFFONI
MARCO GRIFFONIENGINE TECHNICIAN

MARCO GRIFFONI
ENGINE TECHNICIAN

On-track manager in charge of monitoring and maintenance of the engine and mechanical parts connected to it.

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MASSIMO MENEGHIN
MASSIMO MENEGHINSPARE PARTS MANAGER

MASSIMO MENEGHIN
SPARE PARTS MANAGER

Takes care about every spare part during the MotoGp championship.

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FRANCESCO BEZZE
FRANCESCO BEZZEMARKETING COORDINATOR

FRANCESCO BEZZE
MARKETING COORDINATOR

Manages the marketing operations related to the Racing area in support of business and Aprilia Racing Brand promotion; responsible for the on-track experience for all guests and clients, in addition to coordinating all Racing digital operations and strategies. 

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PAOLO PEZZINI
PAOLO PEZZINIPRESS OFFICE MANAGER

PAOLO PEZZINI
PRESS OFFICE MANAGER

 Coordinates press activities, relations with specialized and not-specialized journalists, the carrying out of interviews, photos and videos. Manages the riders' agenda during the race weekend.

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ALBERTO CANI
ALBERTO CANIPRESS OFFICE SPECIALIST

ALBERTO CANI
PRESS OFFICE SPECIALIST

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ANDREA ZOCCARATO
ANDREA ZOCCARATOPRESS OFFICE SPECIALIST

ANDREA ZOCCARATO
PRESS OFFICE SPECIALIST

Coordinates press operations, relations with specialised and non specialised journalists, conducting interviews, taking photographs and video. Manages the riders' schedule during the race weekend.

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DARIO RAIMONDI
DARIO RAIMONDILOGISTICS

DARIO RAIMONDI
LOGISTICS

He advises on relations with all world circuits in order to facilitate the organizational and commercial aspects, in addition to the relationship with IRTA, Dorna, IMF, FIM and CIV. He's the reference point between the technical team and the marketing / sales, with the responsibility to implement the business connected with the provision of motorcycle racing for private teams in the various world competitions. He coordinates the drivers and logistics team. 

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BRADLEY SMITH
BRADLEY SMITHOFFICIAL TESTER

BRADLEY SMITH
OFFICIAL TESTER

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PIETRO CAPRARA
PIETRO CAPRARACREW CHIEF - TEST TEAM

PIETRO CAPRARA
CREW CHIEF - TEST TEAM

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STEFANO FERRO
STEFANO FERROELECTRONIC ENGINEER - TEST TEAM

STEFANO FERRO
ELECTRONIC ENGINEER - TEST TEAM

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LORIS CONTE
LORIS CONTEELECTRONIC SPECIALIST - TEST TEAM

LORIS CONTE
ELECTRONIC SPECIALIST - TEST TEAM

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MATTEO FRIGO
MATTEO FRIGOSUSPENSION TECHNICIAN - TEST TEAM

MATTEO FRIGO
SUSPENSION TECHNICIAN - TEST TEAM

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GIOVANNI INZIRILLO
GIOVANNI INZIRILLOMECHANIC - TEST TEAM

GIOVANNI INZIRILLO
MECHANIC - TEST TEAM

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MANUEL MARANGON
MANUEL MARANGONMECHANIC - TEST TEAM

MANUEL MARANGON
MECHANIC - TEST TEAM

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ROBERTO SIMIONATO
ROBERTO SIMIONATOMECHANIC - TEST TEAM

ROBERTO SIMIONATO
MECHANIC - TEST TEAM

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EDDY BOSI
EDDY BOSITIRE AND FUEL MECHANIC - TEST TEAM

EDDY BOSI
TIRE AND FUEL MECHANIC - TEST TEAM

He's in charge of fuel and tyres while on the track as well as their assembly (along with tires technicians), maintenance and all systems apt to always keep them in check (thermo-covers, pressure regulators, thermometers).

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MATTEO BAIOCCO
MATTEO BAIOCCOPERFORMANCE ANALYST

MATTEO BAIOCCO
PERFORMANCE ANALYST

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